S/N Project Partner Duration Location Target Impact
1 Technical support for Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in the development and implementation of a capacity building programme for local organisations.  Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation  2015 - 2017  FCT  National 
2 Management support for Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Partners Capacity Building Convening in Nigeria.  Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation  2015-2015  FCT  National 
3 Management support for the Social Good Nigeria SDGs Summit  New Venture Fund  2015-2015  FCT  National 
4 Management support to National Planning Commission on Nutrition Policy.  New Venture Fund and Federal Ministry of Budget and Planning  2015 - 2017  FCT  National 
5 Technical support for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation / National Planning Commission DAD Portal Project  Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation  2013 – 2015  FCT  National 
6 SURE-P Graduate Internship Scheme  Federal Ministry of Finance  2015 - 2016  FCT  FCT 
7 Management support for Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation engagement with grantees, other CSOs, private sector and IDPs in Nigeria  Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation  2014 - 2015  FCT  National 
8 Management support for Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation BMGF business model training.  Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation  2014 – 2014  FCT  National 
9 Management support for Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Convening on Advocacy in Nigeria.  Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation  2014 – 2014  FCT  National
10 Technical for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation / National Planning Commission project  Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation  2014 – 2014  FCT  National 
11 Technical support to Axis Consulting on the North East States Transformation Agenda  Axis Consulting  2014 – 2015   FCT  National 
12 Technical support to Axis Consulting on the Nigeria CVE Programme.  Axis Consulting  2013 -2015  FCT  National 
13 Management support to Doma Educational Development Foundation for Embassy of Japan Funded Agyana Cassava Processing Project  Doma Educational Development Foundation  2013 till date  FCT   FCT  

CPRDS employs a multidisciplinary and multi-sectoral approach to address policy and knowledge gaps within government, parliament, private sector and civil society that exacerbate current human development indices at the individual, community, national and international levels.

Central to the work of CPRDS is the focus to share knowledge that will find local solutions to local development challenges and enable actions that empower the poor, the marginalized and the voiceless in our society.

CPRDS work is driven by a pool of local and international consultants renowned for their specialty and expertise in research, community-based interventions, advocacy, capacity building and project management.

CPRDS has three main areas of focus, these are; Policy Research, Advocacy and Capacity Building.

 

Policy Research

CPRDS objectives in the policy research area are to:

  • Undertake and /or support researches and processes that inform policies that promote development for the poor, marginalized and voiceless
  • Provide technical back – stopping for operationalizing policies targeted at empowering the poor, marginalized and voiceless
  • Set up a resource center to undertake and promote research into local solutions to development and related policy challenges
  • Analyze and explore strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats of current and emerging development policies to deepen impact on the poor, marginalized and voiceless
  • Explore funding opportunities with a view to support research into development policy challenges and also increased interventions to promote development in poor, marginalized and voiceless communities.

 

Advocacy

In the advocacy area, the objectives of CPRDS are to:

  • Build a community of advocates for effective development policies targeted at promoting development in poor, marginalized and voiceless communities
  • Promote building of increased private sector support for development issues affecting poor, marginalized and voiceless.

 

Capacity Building

CPRDS Objectives here is to:

  • Build capacity and skill set of groups, CSOs, private and public institutions to promote better engagement with development related policies and interventions.
 

Policy Research

We undertake and/or support researches and processes that inform policies that promote development for the poor, marginalized and voiceless
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Advocacy

We build a community of advocates for effective development policies targeted at promoting development in poor, marginalized and voiceless communities
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Capacity Building

We build capacity and skill set of groups, CSOs, private and public institutions to promote better engagement with development related policies and interventions
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CPRDS employs a multidisciplinary and multi-sectoral approach to address policy and knowledge gaps within government, parliament, private sector and civil society that exacerbate current human development indices at the individual, community, national and international levels.

Central to the work of CPRDS is the focus to share knowledge that will find local solutions to local development challenges and enable actions that empower the poor, the marginalized and the voiceless in our society.

CPRDS work is driven by a pool of local and international consultants renowned for their specialty and expertise in research, community-based interventions, advocacy, capacity building and project management.

CPRDS has three main areas of focus, these are; Policy Research, Advocacy and Capacity Building.

 

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The Centre for Policy Research and Development Solutions (CPRDS) is a development think tank that engages in robust policy research and development planning to proffer local solutions to development issues. It was established in 2011 and has a ten member Board of Trustees.

 

OUR VISION

Our vision in CPRDS is “a future where empowerment of the poor, marginalized and voiceless is central to achieving overall development”.

 

OUR MISSION

The mission of CPRDS is to “Provide a platform for research and sharing of knowledge that promotes local solutions to local development challenges”.