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
 41
Canada average
2021 
Global average
2021 
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Founder gender: Other/Not applicable
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
2021
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 18
Canada average
 17
Global average
 26
% Female staff
2021
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
56% 
Canada average
40% 
Global average
26% 

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 20
Canada average
 33
Global average
 30

Social

Likes (2019)
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 39,533
Canada average
 18,165
Global average
 24,322
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 27,231
Canada average
 10,543
Global average
 15,211
Subscribers (2019)
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 2,002
Canada average
 1,066
Global average
 5,948
Followers (2019)
Canadian Centre For Policy Alternatives
 1,314
Canada average
 4,407
Global average
 8,216

Data notes

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