Think tank

African Heritage Institution

AfriHeritage

Enugu, Nigeria

African Heritage Institution (AfriHeritage) formerly African Institute for Applied Economics (AIAE) is a not-for-profit, non-partisan and an independent policy think tank incorporated by guarantee in Nigeria in December 2000. The need to expand its scope led to a name change in 2013. The Institution is devoted to governance and socio-economic policy researches, policy advocacy, training and networking. The institution envisions a renascent Africa that is democratic, prosperous and a major play in the global economy; and its mission is to provide intellectual leadership in helping Nigeria and Africa think meaningfully through the emerging economic renaissance.

Contact details

Website:
www.afriheritage.org

Address:
54 Nza Street, Independence Layout,, Enugu, Enugu State, Nigeria

Country:
Nigeria

Sub-region:
Western Africa

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2000
Age (years)
African Heritage Institution
 21
Nigeria average
 21
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Prof Chukwuma C. Soludo, Prof. Ginigeme Mbanefoh, Prof. Akpan Ekpo, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Mallam Nasir El'Rufai
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2020): Prof. Ufo Okeke-Uzodike
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Prof. Ufo Okeke-Uzodike
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2016): Ifediora Amobi
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
African Heritage Institution
 12
Nigeria average
 74
Global average
 120
2018
African Heritage Institution
 18
% Female staff
2018
African Heritage Institution
28% 
Nigeria average
47% 
Global average
45% 

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
African Heritage Institution
 10
Nigeria average
 134
Global average
 6,666
Financials
2018
African Heritage Institution
 $338,967
Nigeria average
 $358,700
Global average
 $60,523,670

Social

Twitter
Followers (2019)
African Heritage Institution
 812
Nigeria average
 16,249
Global average
 15,113

Data notes

Last updated: 15/05/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website, Think Tank Initiative Directory
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