Welcome to the ICTD

We are a research network improving the quality of tax policy and administration in sub-Saharan Africa. 

We collaboratively generate policy-relevant research and build African research capacity in the area of taxation. 

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August 2020
We’re recruiting a Communications Officer

The ICTD has expanded rapidly in the last few years, growing into an international, friendly, and dynamic team. As a core part of our work, we are seeking to increase our capacity in communications and engagement, and are particularly in need of someone with strong writing and editing skills. The main purpose of the Communications…

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July 2020
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Call for Research Proposals: Ethiopian Tax Research Network

The ICTD is calling for research proposals in relation to the Ethiopian Tax Research Network (ETRN). The ETRN is a network of Ethiopian researchers and practitioners, with the main objective of supporting the generation and exchange of knowledge on taxation in Ethiopia. The ETRN is an initiative of the ICTD funded by the Bill & Melinda…

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