It is with great pleasure and honour to present to our esteemed stakeholders ACODE’s Annual Report 2015. ACODE in 2015 continued on its growth trajectory registering significant progress in terms of its research quality and research productivity, highlevel policy engagement, outreach and capacity building national and local government institutions. During this period, our Strategic Plan (2008-2018) was evaluated by an external consultant and was found to be focused and still relevant to assist the organization respond to governance challenges and needs of the 21st Century. The organization’s international standing as a think tank continued to grow attracting some of the new international partners to support ACODE’s programme of work. ACODE has for the four consecutive years been ranked in the Global Go To Think Tank Index as the best think tank in Uganda and one of the top think tanks in the world.
As we take firm steps towards living up to our name as a regional public policy think tank, our deliberate efforts shall be to build more and stronger partnerships. This shall lead us on the ultimate path of upholding our reputation in evidence-based public policy research and advocacy, as well as facilitating debate through high-level policy dialogues and civic spaces for good governance in Africa. Download full report here.