About Us 

Welcome to Our Company

Africa Policy and Leadership Institute (API) is an independent, not-for-profit pan-African think tank, founded in 2007 by a wide variety of African think tank scholars. In the same year, it was registered in South Africa and operates in Kenya, Uganda and Sudan.

To be the leading think tank in generating and sharing knowledge, policy relevant research and analysis and expertise on governance, strategic and security issues in Africa and the World.

To conduct in-depth policy research that contributes towards policy solutions in Africa on governance, strategy and security sectors though partnership platforms and advocacy.

To support stable and meaningful change and development through providing policy research, analysis and advice to those who shape, influence and execute policies on reforms in governance, strategic and security areas.

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Professor Peter Kagwanja

The President
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Anne Kihiu

Director, Operations and Logistics & Executive Assistant to the CEO.
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Dr. Ken

Dr. Kenneth Orengo

Managing Director & Deputy CEO.
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Elizabeth Wachamba

Director of Marketing
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Dr. Robert Kagiri

Director, Centre for Strategic & Policy Management
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Dr. Wilson K. Muna

Director of Research and Coordinator, Tafiti Centre for Security Policy.

OUR POWER TEAM

Committed to Excellence and skilled research.

API has extensive work experience in the Africa region where it provides technical and advisory support to governments, civil societies, as well as regional and international organizations.

Our Partners and Networks