Think tank

Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit

AREU

Kabul, Afghanistan

The Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU) is a Kabul-based independent research think tank established in 2002 with the assistance of the international community in Afghanistan. AREU’s mission is to inform policy and practice by conducting high-quality, evidence-based research and actively disseminating the results, and to promote a culture of research and learning.

Contact details

Website:
https://areu.org.af/

Address:
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU) Shahr-i-Naw, Kabul, Afghanistan post box number: 38–015

Country:
Afghanistan

Sub-region:
Southern Asia

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2002
Age (years)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 20
Afghanistan average
 18
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Founded by the international community
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Dr Orzala Nemat
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Dr Orzala Nemat
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Dr Orzala Nemat
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2017
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 40
Afghanistan average
 40
Global average
 164

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 124
Afghanistan average
 38
Global average
 34
2019
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 104
2018
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 30

Social

Likes (2021)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 21,336
Afghanistan average
 29,501
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 20,253
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 32,420
Afghanistan average
 38,013
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 31,677
Followers (2019)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 28,100
Subscribers (2022)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 151
Afghanistan average
 84
Global average
 5,882
Subscribers (2021)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 148
Subscribers (2019)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 80

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website
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