Think tank

Africa 21

Geneva, Switzerland

Africa 21 works for a better understanding of sustainable development in Africa, especially to implement the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 SDGs. It targets all African actors or having an action in Africa. It is a platform for exchange between practitioners and researchers from the South and North and a network of African expertise. It aims to inform, analyze and develop knowledge and know-how in the field of sustainable development applied to Africa, to generate innovation in terms of solutions, to publicize the implementation issues on the field and disseminate the solutions found in Africa.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.africa21.org/

Address:
C/o Maison Kultura, Rue de Montbrillant 52, 1202 Genève, Suisse

Country:
Switzerland

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Year founded
2010
Age (years)
Africa 21
 11
Switzerland average
 38
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Pierre Sob
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Africa 21
 24
Switzerland average
 74
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Africa 21
 5%
Switzerland average
38% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Africa 21
 5%
Switzerland average
28% 
Global average
34% 

Social

Likes (2019)
Africa 21
 2,560
Switzerland average
 15,109
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Africa 21
 170
Switzerland average
 17,980
Global average
 15,113
Subscribers (2019)
Africa 21
 6
Switzerland average
 3,832
Global average
 5,924
Followers (2019)
Africa 21
 84
Switzerland average
 5,530
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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