Timely, accurate, and relevant evidence is key to planning, implementing and evaluating development interventions. As a firm, that delivers, applied social science research in Africa, SADC Research Centre manages all aspects of the research cycle. Our team develops quality frameworks and protocols, aligns research and ethics, trains and develops capacity, implements research and evaluation strategies, and communicates research results to enhance policy and programming.

We are members of regional and international professional bodies including the African Evaluation Association, South African Monitoring and Evaluation Association, South African Market Research Association and the European Evaluation Society.

Our core services are survey research, qualitative research, and programme monitoring and evaluation.