Center for the Study of Governance Innovation

GovInn
Pretoria, South Africa

The Centre for the Study of Governance Innovation (GovInn) is the first research institution in Africa dedicated entirely to governance innovation.GovInn is an ‘innovation laboratory’ capable of generating new thinking about governance and development. It focuses on cutting-edge research, attracting innovators from all over the world.

Contact details

Address:
University of the Western Cape, Robert Sobukwe Road, School of Government Building 7535 Bellville, Cape Town South Africa

Country:
South Africa

Sub-region:
Southern Africa

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
2013
Age (years)
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 11
South Africa average
 29
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Founder gender: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): Chris Nshimbi
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2022): Chris Nshimbi
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2021): Chris Nshimbi
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2023
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 5
South Africa average
 27
Global average
 65
2021
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 18
% Female staff
2023
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 0%
South Africa average
 25%
Global average
 50%
2021
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 39%
% Female researchers
2021
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 44%
South Africa average
 36%
Global average
 34%

Social

Likes (2023)
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 331
South Africa average
 18,862
Global average
 26,966
Likes (2022)
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 324
Likes (2021)
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 322
Followers (2024)
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 842
South Africa average
 10,412
Global average
 19,229
Followers (2022)
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 850
Followers (2021)
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 838
Subscribers (2023)
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 50
South Africa average
 2,911
Global average
 6,240
Subscribers (2022)
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 49
Subscribers (2021)
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 45
Followers (2022)
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 94
South Africa average
 33,447
Global average
 16,256
Followers (2019)
Center for the Study of Governance Innovation
 66

Data notes

Last updated: 08/05/2023
Rating of data accuracy (find out more) : Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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