FSD Africa research takes the form of new learning or insights such as market intelligence, cross-border studies and policy analysis.

For a research proposal or project to qualify for finance from FSD Africa, it must meet a set of specific investment criteria.

These criteria include developmental objectives such as: a) market-building, b) targeting the underserved, c) making a transformation impact, and d) being regional in scope.

FSD Africa’s investment criteria also include programme and quality assurance objectives such as: a) alignment with FSD Africa’s Strategic Plan, b) measurability, c) feasibility and d) value for money.

If you wish to learn more about receiving support for research from FSD Africa, then please contact us.