“Research is formalized curiosity. It is poking and prying with a purpose. ”
The Institute conduct research on potential of risk management as a critical business driver and ingredient of sustainable growth and long term competitive advantage regionally. Research findings are used to inform our short and long term programs to strengthen the capacity of risk management practitioners and their organizations and to elevate their voices and influence in the global risk management arena.
We actualize research objective through:
- Setting research objectives and conducting sectoral Enterprise Risk Management research.
- Surveying Enterprise Risk Management processes across economic sectors
- Establishing sector and industry risk management benchmarks.
We aim to ensure that organizations optimize on the emerging opportunities to:
Create shareholders values from risk management
Create shareholders values from risk management by creating risk management processes and mechanisms that links risk to business performance
Improve their sophistication or risk measurement
modelling and analytic over time
Improve their sophistication or risk measurement, modelling and analytic over time so as to be able to measure a fuller spectrum of risk types, and anticipate enterprise risks in an increasing complex environment
Building awareness among all types and levels of stakeholders on risk identification and response measures.
Strengthening networking cooperation and communication
Strengthening networking, cooperation and communication among sectors/organizations from the National, to County, District and community levels,
mechanisms, capacities and skills
Strengthening organizational mechanisms, capacities and skills to facilitate the adoption and mainstreaming of an interdisciplinary approach to organizational planning and incorporating risk management into operational planning,
Identification of appropriate solutions
Identification of appropriate solutions to given sectoral risk management challenges, using past initiatives, internationally recognised best practices/ technologies/ techniques
Strengthening state of the art technical
knowledge and skills
Strengthening state of the art technical knowledge and skills of professionals dealing with enterprise risk management
Strengthening Administrative Capabilities
Strengthening administrative capabilities in coordination, mediation and facilitation by training in enforcing the institutional techno-legal framework in order to create and preserve the integrity of an enabling regulatory environment and compliance regime
Supporting information flows
and knowledge management
Supporting information flows and knowledge management, linking various risk management databases and information resources at national and international levels.
Supporting the formulation
of risk management policies
Supporting the formulation of risk management policies and stimulating the development of visions and corporate identities for the network of sector institutions on enterprise risk management.