About the Economic Research Center
Mainstream data and innovation for policymaking and promote open dialogues to explore solutions for addressing complex policy issues in the Maldives
Evidence-based: Apply data in the policy research and produce actionable intelligence for policymaking
Inclusive: Embrace diversity and promote gender equality
Participatory: Enable an open space to engage with stakeholders and co-shape the collective future of the Maldives
Iterative: Explore innovative ways for policy design and accelerate learning through rapid testing
Coherent: Design coherent policy interventions for achieving sustainable impact at scale
The Economic Research Center has three interlinking tracks of policy research, data analytics, and data governance.
Policy research track
We explore policy issues, articulate key policy questions, and identify strategic priorities.
Data analytics track
We map the relevant data, develop data analysis to address policy questions, translate the results into policy insights, and provide actionable intelligence for policy makers.
Data governance track
We facilitate fluid data flow from multiple sources and safeguard data governance in a responsible and ethical manner.