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
 19
Afghanistan average
 17
Global average
 30
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
 163

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 124
Afghanistan average
 38
Global average
 33
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
 30,850
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 20,253
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 31,677
Afghanistan average
 35,147
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 28,100
Subscribers (2021)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 148
Afghanistan average
 82
Global average
 5,254
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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