The Horn Economic and Social Policy Institute (HESPI) is an independent, non-profit think tank and consultancy firm established in 2006 for the member countries of the Horn of Africa in particular and developing countries at large. HESPI provides economic and social policy analysis and research on issues of common interest to the sub-region. The Institute undertakes commissioned studies, policy analysis and research for the public and private sectors in areas of regional or country specific interest, and provides institutional and human resource capacity building. HESPI’s mission is to assist with the formulation and implementation of sound economic and social policies, to promote high-quality research and policy analysis, and to provide advisory services to facilitate broad-based economic growth and poverty reduction.
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Founder gender: N/A
Leader gender: N/A Leader(s) (2021): Dr. Ali Issa Abdi (Managing Director)
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2020): Dr. Ali Issa Abdi
Leader gender: Male
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
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