ZeipNET conducts commissioned and pro-active research with the goal of providing evidence for policy-making, national development and the creation of ground-breaking knowledge. The research team is also involved in collecting and analysing the relevance of evidence on public policy, development issues including dissemination of findings to relevant stakeholders for uptake and implementation. Similarly, ZeipNET promotes the use of innovative tools in promoting knowledge generation and research uptake. These tools include evidence gap maps, evidence rapid response tools including, systematic reviews and policy briefs. These ensure efficiency both on the demand and supply side of evidence.