For the Africa Program and Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity


Special Partner Institutions in the African Think Tank Initiative that stemmed from the “Southern Voices in the Northern Policy Debate - African Institutions” Carnegie Grant:

Ethiopian Economic Association (Ethiopia)

Center for Democratic Development (Ghana)

Human Sciences Research Council (South Africa)

Institute for Global Dialogue (South Africa)

Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (Senegal)

African Center for Economic Transformation (Ghana)

Institute for Security Studies (South Africa)

Initiative Prospective Agricole et Rurale (Senegal)

Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (Kenya)

African Technology Policy Studies Network (Kenya)

African Institute for Development Policy (Kenya)


Washington Partnerships on policy outreach, public events, scholarship, and information dissemination:

Spectrum Media

Management Systems International

Bureau of Conflict Management and Mitigation, USAID

Africa Bureau, US State Department

Office of Reconstruction and Stabilization, CSCR, US Department of State

International Reporting Project

International Center for Journalists

Collaborative Learning Projects

Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict

Canadian Defense and Foreign Affairs Institute

Center for Global Policy, George Mason University

RAND Corporation

American University, School for International Studies

George Washington University, Elliott School of International Affairs

Georgetown University, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service

Davidson College

World Bank

World Bank Institute

Council on Foreign Relations

Center for American Progress

Special Envoy to Sudan, Department of State

State Department, Bureau for Intelligence and Research

Africa Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies

Institute for Inclusive Security


Constituency for Africa

The Africa Society

The African Union

National Defense University

Tanenbaum Center for Interreligious Understanding, New York

Oxfam America

AlterNego Conflict Resolution Group, Paris

Mercy Corps

CMPartners, Boston

ESSEC/IRENE- Institute for Research and Education on Negotiation in Europe, Paris

African Center for Strategic Studies

Africa Bureau, Department of Defense

National Security Council, Office of Senior Director for Africa

Africa Studies Program, Johns Hopkins University SAIS

Foundation for World Wide Cooperation, Bologna, Italy

Catholic Relief Services

United Nations Development Program, Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery

United Nations Department of Peace Keeping Operations

United Nations Department of Political Affairs

United Nations Washington Office

United Nations Foundation

ACCORD (The Africa Center for Constructive Resolution of Conflict), South Africa

George Mason University School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution (SCAR)

National Democratic Institute for International Affairs

International Republican Institute

International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES)

The Carter Center

National Endowment for Democracy

Open Society Institute


Other organizations that have funded or currently fund us, and with whom we work closely:

Carnegie Corporation of New York

Ford Foundation

Open Society Institute

UN Peacebuilding Commission (Liberia)

Swedish Institution for Development Assistance (SIDA)

The Norwegian Foreign Ministry


The State Department Bureau of Regional Military Affairs

Office of Transition Initiatives, USAID

World Bank, Post Conflict Fund

United Kingdom Department for International Development