Noria conducts field-based investigations for the purpose of growing understanding around critical political issues. Our primary mandates are to translate data gathered on the ground into original analyses, and to leverage our research for the purpose of informing policy debates and engaging wider audiences.

About us

Our Work

2011 · 2021 – For our 10-year anniversary, we renew
our commitment to field-based knowledge production

A redesigned website hosting 100+ original publications
4 ongoing research programs · 3 in-house training programs

We develop long-term projects through a series of programs

Middle East & North Africa

Mexico & Central America

South Asia

We promote open access to evidence-based knowledge

All publications


Editorial ambition

We support the tradecraft of fieldwork and research

Fieldwork grants

Seminar series

The making of a researcher