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

Geographics of focus
Afghanistan
Operating languages
English , Farsi/Persian

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2002
Age (years)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 19
Afghanistan average
2021 
Global average
2021 
Founded by
Founders: Founded by the international community
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2020): Dr Orzala Nemat
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Dr Orzala Nemat
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2018): Dr. Orzala Nemat
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2017
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 40
Afghanistan average
 40
Global average
 163

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 30
Afghanistan average
 30
Global average
 6,638

Social

Likes (2019)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 20,253
Afghanistan average
 8,298
Global average
 24,322
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 28,100
Afghanistan average
 56,208
Global average
 15,211
Subscribers (2019)
Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit
 80
Afghanistan average
 77
Global average
 5,948

Data notes

Last updated: 15/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website
Have we got something wrong? Contact us to update this record. There is more information in the database, you can download it here.