Think tank

Centre for Democracy and Development

Centre for Democracy and Development ‒ CDD

Abuja, Nigeria

CDD was established in 1997 as an independent non-for profit research and advocacy centre. It ambitions to become the prime catalyst and facilitator for strategic analysis and capacity building for sustainable democracy and development in West Africa and beyond

Contact details

Website:
www.cddwestafrica.org

Address:
House 16, A 7 street Citec Mbora Estate, Abuja

Country:
Nigeria

Sub-region:
Western Africa

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
West Africa
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1997
Age (years)
Centre for Democracy and Development
 25
Nigeria average
 23
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Kayode Fayemi, Steve Biko, funmi Olanisakin, Tajudeen ABdul Rahman, Abubakar Momoh
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Idayat Hassan
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Idayat Hassan
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Idayat Hassan
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Centre for Democracy and Development
 40
Nigeria average
 22
Global average
 89
2020
Centre for Democracy and Development
 40
% Female staff
2021
Centre for Democracy and Development
 40%
Nigeria average
 33%
Global average
 48%
2020
Centre for Democracy and Development
 40%
% Female researchers
2021
Centre for Democracy and Development
 25%
Nigeria average
 25%
Global average
 16%
2020
Centre for Democracy and Development
 25%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Centre for Democracy and Development
 40
Nigeria average
 21
Global average
 34
2019
Centre for Democracy and Development
 35
Financials
2020
Centre for Democracy and Development
 $4,000,000
Nigeria average
 $1,086,199
Global average
 $213,849,270
2019
Centre for Democracy and Development
 $5,000,000

Social

Likes (2021)
Centre for Democracy and Development
 299
Nigeria average
 8,400
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
Centre for Democracy and Development
 216
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Centre for Democracy and Development
 33,904
Nigeria average
 20,545
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
Centre for Democracy and Development
 31,865
Followers (2019)
Centre for Democracy and Development
 23,341
LinkedIn
Followers (2019)
Centre for Democracy and Development
 156
Nigeria average
 1,066
Global average
 6,399

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website
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