About Turnsbridge Analytica
Turnsbridge Analytical (TA) is a research firm in the Eastern Africa region based in Nairobi and specializes in research and data analytics focusing on evidence generation for decision making.
The overriding principle of its foundation is that, in most of the developing countries, decisions are made based on weak evidence hence the cyclic nature of addressing the same kind of problem across decades or even generations. Some programmes are implemented based on donor demand as opposed to critical analysis of information and generation of evidence that guide prioritization.
The research firm covers multiple research areas and sectors and methodologies and also provides capacity building opportunities for local partners and governments.
Among the flagship capacity building activities include Results Based Monitoring and Evaluation; Deep Dive TPM (costing TPM, Challenges facing TPM firms in the region; Results Based Management. TA works with local partners to develop the most appropriate monitoring models.
Through its extensive work in analytics TA using data from past household surveys to conduct a causality analysis and establish determinants of various conditions including mortality, malnutrition , low immunization, poor sanitation among others. These surveys include but not limited to DHS, MICS and other large scale household surveys. By this analysis evidence is generated that guides regional policy makers in decision making.
Finally, the firm analyses trends in implementation of Sustainable Development Goals and supports analysis and review of the same at country level.