Research and policy advice
The researchers at NAI conduct high-quality research on social, political and economic developments in contemporary Africa. The research findings are communicated to scholars, policymakers and the general public in the Nordics, Africa and globally.
Browse our research output and library resources based on specific topics.
Countries and regions
Research, publications, library resources and more for a specific country or region.
Our staff researchers.
Academic and policy-oriented publications, based on our research.
All our current and finalised research projects.
During the Institute's 2022–2026 strategy period, we will work on five areas of policy-relevant research.
The Institute offers tailored briefings for Nordic ambassadors to African countries, as well as other senior decision makers working on Africa-related issues.
Call for abstracts and papers
Calls for abstracts and papers for our workshops and conferences in Africa, the Nordics and Europe.