EASTERN AFRICA POLICY CENTRE

EASTERN AFRICA POLICY CENTRE

Nairobi, Kenya

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ABOUT

The mission of Eastern Africa Policy Centre is to promote and widen the frontiers of social, economic and individual freedoms within Eastern Africa by carrying in-depth policy research and analysis.

Major programs for this organization include: Caravan of Liberty; Idea Lab; Horn of Africa Project

IN THE NEWS

AFRICA LIBERTY FORUM FOCUSES ON IDEAS OF LIBERTY, STRATEGIC CHALLENGES

The first annual Africa Liberty Forum, co-hosted by Atlas Network and IMANI Center for Policy and Education, brings together friends of the freedom movement across Africa to discuss challenges facing the region and to learn from one another how to most effectively advance free-market reforms. This is an exceptional opportunity t...

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THINK TANK MBA TRAINING BRINGS TOGETHER WORLDWIDE FREE-MARKET LEADERS

Working toward a free society can often seem like an uphill battle, but that struggle is shared by Atlas Network partners across the globe. They all have valuable ideas and proven strategies for success to learn and to share with each other. Think Tank MBA (TTMBA), Atlas Network’s flagship training program within Atlas Leadershi...

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LIBERTY TRAINING IN TANZANIA EDUCATES NEW GENERATION OF LEADERS

Lasting social change happens first and foremost outside the realm of electoral politics, and within the prevailing intellectual climate of civil society, so it’s important to foster the ideas of liberty in younger generations before they become society’s decision-makers. The Uhuru Initiative for Policy & Education (UIPE), an At...

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CULTIVATING NEXT GENERATION OF ASIAN, AFRICAN POLICY LEADERS IN INDIA

Making an impact in public policy requires learning rigorous research methods and best practices in publishing policy papers. At the recent CPPR-Atlas Policy School 2015, participants spent 14 days of intensive training in which they were challenged to develop their research agenda, conduct field research, draft policy papers, a...

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M-PESA LOWERS TRANSACTION COSTS, SPARKS ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN KENYA

As President Barack Obama heads to Nairobi for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit this week, much of the reporting has focused on the significance of Obama returning to his father's homeland. This misses the truly exciting news — the way in which free markets and free enterprise are improving the lives of millions of Africans. A...

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CPPR-ALA POLICY SCHOOL GRADUATES SHOW SUCCESS ONE YEAR AFTER TRAINING

The upcoming Centre for Public Policy Research-Atlas Leadership Academy Policy School offers aspiring researchers two weeks of intensive training in methods of public policy research. In the past, CPPR has trained participants from 32 countries in its program covering research methodology, public policy evaluation, and policy br...

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