Welcome to the IGAD Foreign Service Institute (IGAD FSI)

The IGAD Foreign Service Institute provides training; research and think thank to build capabilities in diplomatic studies and practice to facilitate peace, security, and prosperity in the IGAD region.

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Training and Capacity Building

Research and Knowledge Development

Think Tank

Explore the IGAD IFSI Hub

Explore our diplomatic training institutions in the region can share and exchange training materials and resources.

Our IGAD IFSI Platform

Discussions, exchange and sharing information to support ongoing dialogue processes between Member States  for the regional economic integration. 

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Our Partners

Training and capacity building

Our Institute provides trainings in capacity building to strengthen the diplomatic and leadership skills of diplomats and civil servants.

Research and knowledge development

The Institute will create a Research center that will develop regional case studies and research papers.

Think tank

The Institute aims to be an independent regional think tank for politicians, youth and women associations, policymakers, private sectors, and scholars.

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