Research Unit

In-depth information is key to successful decision making in an emerging economy.  CSPL is dedicated to generating a body of indigenous knowledge collected in the form of case studies, occasional papers and updates in the fields of education, governance, environment, health, energy, poverty alleviation and other issues related to sustainable development.


The research unit at CSPL is equipped to carry out policy/applied research on development issues in the context of sustainable development in Pakistan to generate primary data that could be used for planning, formulation and implementation of policies. Dedicated teams specializing in survey, data collection and field research are available for execution of field assignments