Organization Name:
Institute for Practical Research

Organization Type:

Mission Statement:
The Institute for Practical Research and Training (IPRT) is a non-profit, independent research and training educational institute. IPRT operates an independent research center where Somali and non-Somali scholars conduct research on selected post-war reconstruction issues. Among IPRT's goals are: - To attract skilled and educated Somalis back from the Diaspora and engage them fully in reconstruction and development activities - To prepare sound studies to guide reconstruction policies and to facilitate in-depth and serious discussions among government, media and non-governmental organizations - To explore new avenues for integrated regional development and appropriate innovative technologies. In addition, IPRT manages: - A documentation center to house reference and library materials. - A center for Somali and non-Somali scholars to conduct original field research on targeted issues. - A training center for teachers and civil servants.

Contact Information

Full Mailing Address:
c/o U.S. Embassy, B.P. 185


Phone Number:
+253 252-213-6990

Fax Number:
+253 252-213-6990

Email Address:


    Activity Detail(s)

  • Mine Risk Education

    Country(ies) of Operation

  • Other
  • Somalia

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