Strategic Objectives

  • To develop substantive policy alternatives for the improvement of policy making and governance.
  • To conduct research, policy studies and consultancies with a view to promoting national development.
  • To provide development advisory services to local communities, government institutions, the private sector and international agencies in socio-economic and political development areas.
  • Undertake evidence-based policy analysis and research
  • Conduct advocacy on policy analysis and research outputs
  • Build national and regional capacities of governments and civil societies on development, monitoring and evaluation.
  • Provide public fora to promote policy dialogue and sustain intellectual discourse.
  • Initiate development projects/initiatives in the grassroots in partnership with other development partners. Harness knowledge for development.


By becoming members of the African Policy Centre, development practitioners demonstrate their commitment to the evaluation profession, they also receive a number of substantial tangible benefits. We offer a comprehensive on-line research facility, with downloadable documents and publications, and a facility for answering questions you may have.