Samuel Hall produces research based on first-hand knowledge of contexts affected by migration and displacement. With feet on the ground, we provide academic standards of field research that can positively impact policies, programmes, and people.

Afghanistan* / Bangladesh / Burkina Faso / Cameroon / Chad / Côte d’Ivoire / Egypt / Ethiopia* / The Gambia / Ghana / Guinea / Guinea Bissau / Jordan / Kenya* / Lebanon / Mali / Mauritania / Morocco / Niger / Nigeria* / Pakistan / Senegal / Somalia* / South Africa / Sudan / Syria / Tajikistan / Tanzania / Tunisia* / Uganda / Yemen / Zambia

*indicates countries where we are currently conducting fieldwork


Ethics in Research


Setting standards for an integrated approach to reintegration

Setting standards for an integrated approach to reintegration: Since 2009, we have researched post-return outcomes. We use this knowledge to advise donors, practitioners, and policymakers on the importance of investing in reintegration, while meeting protection standards, globally. Read our latest publications here.


With integrity and expertise, we provide a wide range of services

With integrity and expertise, we provide a range of services: Our work is structured around five research pillars : Migration & Displacement, Resilience, Children & Youth, Implementation Research, and Data Analytics & Standards. Learn more about our five research pillars here.


Our team is based in the Global South and Global North

We are located in our countries of study. Our 40+ staff are spread across offices in Afghanistan, Kenya, Dubai, and Germany and work with our local networks of trained researchers and enumerators. Meet our directors, researchers, operations staff, and advisors here.


We have partnered with the world’s leading organisations to inform change

Partnerships are at the essence of our research and approach to addressing global challenges. Learn about our partnerships here.


Producing Research to Make an Impact

With a rigorous approach and the inclusion of academic experts, field practitioners, and a vast network of national researchers, we access complex settings and gather accurate data. Our reports provide innovative insights and practical solutions to address the most pressing social, economic, and political issues of our time.