The main functions of this department are to :
The R&D department one of the implementing department of Kota Kinabalu City Friend is manned by 17 officers and staff. This department conduct survey research addressing sosio-economic and environmental issues affecting the community in the city. This department also organize exhibition to create awareness about city hall’s functions and its delivery machineries. Additionally, this department coordinate Local Agenda of the 21st century towards sustainability development.