Mission and Vision

The purpose of IDPR is to initiate and execute development and policy research with a view to generating in-depth knowledge in social, economic, political and environmental development challenges of Ethiopia and the world at large, thereby influencing public policy and supporting the development goals of the country.  IDPR has a vision of becoming a center of excellence dedicated to generating evidence-based knowledge that would impact public policy formulation and meaningfully contribute to the development goals of the country.