Think tank

Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives

CCPA

Ottawa,ON, Canada

The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) is an independent, non-partisan research institute concerned with issues of social, economic and environmental justice. Founded in 1980, the CCPA is one of Canada’s leading progressive voices in public policy debates.The CCPA produces the research and analysis necessary for policymakers, activists, and everyday Canadians to make informed decisions and press for social change. 

Contact details

Website:
http://www.policyalternatives.ca/

Address:
CCPA National Office, 141 Laurier Ave. West, Suite 1000, Ottawa ON, Canada K1P 5J3

Country:
Canada

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1980
Age (years)
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 42
Canada average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Erika Shaker (National Office Director)
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Erika Shaker (National Office Director)
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Peter Bleyer
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2022
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 18
Canada average
 15
Global average
 19
2021
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 18
% Female staff
2022
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 56%
Canada average
 62%
Global average
 55%
2021
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 56%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 20
Canada average
 43
Global average
 34

Social

Likes (2021)
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 40,278
Canada average
 17,771
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 39,533
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 31,767
Canada average
 13,062
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 30,544
Followers (2019)
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 27,231
Subscribers (2022)
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 2,560
Canada average
 3,050
Global average
 5,882
Subscribers (2021)
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 2,400
Subscribers (2019)
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 2,002
Followers (2021)
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 3,473
Canada average
 5,375
Global average
 14,022
Followers (2019)
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 1,314

Data notes

Last updated: 03/06/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory, Organisation´s website
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