Centre for Research
The Centre for Research and Documentation (CRD) is a non-governmental, non-profit and non-partisan organization dedicated to the pursuit of knowledge through research that is multi-disciplinary, gender sensitive and geared towards building a just and democratic society in Nigeria. The CRD was formed in 1995 but incorporated as a TRUST in 1996.
Build an independent research capacity as part of the general society, dedicated to the pursuit of knowledge and creating enabling environment for all, through capacity building, research and documentation.
To create permanent institutional support for socio- economic and political development related research that focus on policy and action.
…CRD implementation strategy involves Thematic Workshops, Policy Dialogues; Database Building tied to research projects and Rainy season (Damina) School for Post-Graduate students working on areas which fall within CRD research themes. The CRD also implements it projects and programmes through its network of over 200 researchers and consultants based across Nigeria.
FHI360 USAID funded Civil Society Organization Sustainability Index
Cross section of the Participants
The Civil Society Organization Sustainability Index (CSOSI) assesses the capacity of civil society to serve as both a short-term partner in implementing development solutions and a long-term actor in ensuring that development outcomes are sustained. This resource allows local civil society to assess the environment in which they are operating and their capacity to advocate, operate sustainably and communicate with citizens. Read more