Civil Society Organizations

Research Support

Below is a list of our services. If you are a small organization that needs research support at a reduced cost, please reach out to us. Do you have additional research needs or other inquires? Send us an e-mail.

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We believe research is strongest when conducted by those most connected to the work.

The Tea Leaf Center is not the primary research team. Instead, we support local researchers through trainings and preparing them throughout the different steps. We also understand organizations have different needs and capacities. Therefore, the Tea Leaf Center can step-in where needed by incorporating as much of your organization's inputs as possible.

We are here to help.


The Tea Leaf Center mentors organizations who have received or will receive funding for a research project, but need support in order to improve the quality of the research. Stages of the mentoring process are developed in consultation with the organization... more

Research skills & trainings

We provide modified short research training using targeted workshops on research, from specific methodologies to analysis strategies and report-writing. We can also help with proposal writing and developing research tools...

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Monitoring & Evaluation

We can provide monitoring, evaluation, accountability, and learning (MEAL) for your organization.

1) We do MEAL reviews of your organization or project

2) We can help you set up MEAL reviews for internal assessments.

Collaborate with us

Like our approach? Do you want to collaborate on future projects? Co-host events such as research talks, discussion panels, network trainings, etc.