Welcome to Rako Research & Communications Centre (RRCC)

Rako is an organization committed to providing high quality research.
We are a regional organization based in Hargeisa with extensive network and knowledge with the ability and capacity to develop research and communication strategies that have a lasting impact. Our main focus is to make local and regional important issues matter through research, dialogue and information sharing and give them the international significance they deserve. Rako wants to create a conducive environment that promotes the value and impact of scholarly research and communication.



1 PhD Scholarship Announcement:

“Diaspora Humanitarianism in Complex Crises”

(D-Hum), University of Nairobi


1 Postdoctoral Scholarship announcement:

“Somali Diaspora Humanitarianism in Complex Crises”

(D-Hum), University of Nairobi

Deadline for applications: January 4 2020 at noon (East African Time)


Recent Publications

Updates coming soon…

The best thing is that I no longer feel like I’m going to work

Khadra Ismail – Social Media Manager

Research & Communication

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