Raad Peace Research Institute (RPRI) is a leading research institute founded in 2021 by a well-known experts with a unique and extensive experience and knowledge in the East and the Horn of Africa regions. It has its main office in Mogadishu, Somalia, and operates regionally in the East and the Horn of Africa regions. It conducts inter and multiciliary research that generates solid and actionable evidence to inform robust policy towards conflicts, peace, security, and development in both regions.
With a staff that has a collective experience of more than two decades of research and analysis, monitoring and evaluation, and project implementation, Raad provides a context-based and more nuanced research, analysis, and advisory supported by extensive subject, cultural, and country and region-specific competency to local and international institutions and organisations.
Raad researchers have implemented extensive peace-building and reconciliation initiatives and strategic projects across Somalia, assisting authorities and clients to overcome context-related issues, policy gaps, and challenges to peace-building and reconciliation. We are highly competent in peace building, and reconciliation and possess reputable, strong relations with local authorities, communities, and civil society in Somalia and the region.
Raad has shown its ability to develop innovative methodologies and strive for excellence in whatever it does. Our extensive presence throughout the region set us apart and ensures that we delivered with great satisfaction