PAIR unites the focus and breadth of an élite management consultancy with the excellence and depth of one of Africa’s best universities. Baird’s CMC has a global presence, including the BRICS countries, Western Europe and North America, in diverse verticals like development, global health and national security. UP has academic partnerships across Africa and beyond and enrolls more students from the rest of the continent than any other university in Africa.

PAIR can provide data, analysis, recommendations and the management of implementation campaigns to foundations, governments, NGOs and corporate clients. Led by experts in advocacy, policy formation and reputation, PAIR can also draw on the academic strength of every part of the University, including agriculture, business, public health and IT.