Certification & Accreditation

ESOMAR is a 70-year-old global organization that promotes the value of market, opinion and social research and data analytics.

ESOMAR provides ethical and professional guidance and advocacy on behalf of their global membership community.

ICC Works to promote international trade, responsible business conduct and a global approach to regulation.

ICC and ESOMAR teamed up to come up with the ICC/ESOMAR Code on the market, opinion and social research and data analytics which Research 8020 adheres to.



The Marketing & Social Research Association, MSRA, was established to provide a forum within which research practitioners can work together in a spirit of cooperation, support and mutual goodwill to ensure professionalism in the industry.


NACOSTI regulates and assures quality in the science, technology and innovation sector and advise the Government in matters related thereto. Its mandates includes accrediting research institutes and approval of all Scientific research done within the Kenyan border.