About PESA

PESA is an independent think-tank promoting regional integration in SADC and providing research on the political economy of development in Africa.

PESA conducts political economy research and analysis, monitors and promotes regional integration in SADC, and facilitates policy dialogues on issues related to the political economy of development in Africa.

Our Focus

PESA’s work is focused in the following areas:

Political Economy

Political Economy: We provide accurate and balanced analysis of the political economy in each SADC country and a selection of other African countries.

Regional Integration

Regional Integration: We monitor the status of regional integration and the promotion of sustainable regional development in SADC.

Policy Dialogues

Policy Dialogues: We facilitate public dialogues on economic policy and political developments in SADC and Africa broadly.

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History and Mission

Our mission is providing accessible political economy analysis and policy solutions to promote SADC regional integration and sustainable development in Africa.

History & Mission

Vision and Values

Our vision is to advance knowledge that enables regional integration in SADC and to develop policy for a secure, prosperous and unified Africa.

Vision & Values

Our Team

Our team’s competency and experience set us apart.

Meet the Team

Careers at PESA

We look for an inquiring mind with attention to detail.

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Contact Us

Please complete the General Enquiry form and submit it to us for a response. Please use the subject “Media” for all media-related requests.


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