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Governance and management

Research and communication tend to receive more attention than governance and management when it comes to the study and support of think tanks. Yet, without sound governance and management think tanks cannot deliver there missions.

These articles deal with issues as diverse (and important) as boards, leadership, management skills, the organisation of teams, human resources, project management, and monitoring and evaluation for management.

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Winterschool for Thinktankers 2018 – Geneva

Think Tank Hub, Geneva

The  Winterschool for Thinktankers is a unique opportunity for young and proactive individuals to develop their knowledge and understanding of think tanks and to prepare themselves to become future policy...

February 4, 2018

Director Ejecutivo

Grupo FARO

Grupo FARO, es un centro de investigación y acción Ecuatoriano creado en el 2004 para incidir en la política pública y promover prácticas para la transformación y innovación social. Grupo FARO es una...

October 2, 2017

MEL of governance for think tanks

By Nana Davies

Research and communication tend to receive more attention than governance and management when it comes to the study and support of think tanks. Yet, without sound governance and management,...

September 13, 2017

Do think tanks need more female leaders?

By Shannon Sutton

Women around the world are underrepresented at both leadership and management levels — less than one-third of senior and middle-management positions are held by women. As Khalida Ghaus,...

September 13, 2017

Is a humane think tank possible?

By Fajri Siregar

I used to see think tanks as cold, isolated places, far from human warmth and dynamism. Many may still share this view. While many people regard public research institutions in the same way...

August 25, 2017

Short course: Re-thinking funding models

Online

Funding is a key concern for every think tank due to how it affects its sustainability, identity, relevance and performance. Funding models vary significantly but organisations often face the same challenges,...

August 22, 2017
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