The core mission of the CSIS Africa Program is to conduct sustained and timely research and analysis on the major elements of U.S. policy toward Africa.
The Africa Program at CSIS is the leading forum in Washington, D.C. for independent policy research and discussion on emerging issues affecting the United States in Africa. It provides new insights on topics falling within five broad themes:
- Security and conflict
- Africa’s changing economic landscape
- Governance and politics
- Human development
- U.S. policy toward Africa