Current research

Current gui2de research covers topics such as education, road safety, and digital financial inclusion. Click on the project title for a more detailed description.

RISE Tanzania

RISE: Research on Improving Systems of Education (new window)

Location: Tanzania

Project description: the RISE Programme aims to answer the following question: “What works to improve education systems to deliver better learning for all at scale?”

Zusha! (road safety) (new window)

Location: Kenya

Project description: Zusha! is a Swahili word that means ‘speak up.’ Zusha! is a road safety intervention aimed at improving the behavior of passenger-carrying vehicle (PCV) drivers in three Sub-saharan African countries


Featured research

Policy paper

The Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Refugees and Vulnerable Youths in Nairobi, Kenya (new window)

By Giuliana Daga, Jon Helfers, Béatrice Leydier, and Alex Wendoh

Policy paper

(new window)The Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Small Retail Shops in Nairobi, Kenya

By Jon Helfers, Martha Mutua, and Josiah Muyesu


Covid-19 Diaries: Early Impressions from an Online Questionnaire 1 (new window)

By Benjamin Daniels, Ali Hamza, Beatrice Leydier, and Jishnu Das – May 1, 2020

See gui2de‘s earlier work on COVID-19 here.