To come up with a manuscript which will serve as reference or guide for health researchers in the planning and in developing research proposals or protocols on Diabetes.The specific objectives are:
1) to analyse and evaluate relevant R D literatures on Diabetes with special emphasis on local studies;
2) to identify research gaps in the following fields/areas of concern: basic researches, clinical, epidemiologic, and health systems research,
3) prioritize identified research gaps and develop research agenda responding to the priority research areas; and
4) prepare a comprehensive manuscript covering the foregoing activities.