Think tank

Centre for Gender and Politics

CGAP

Hyderabad, India

The Centre for Gender and Politics (CGAP) is a think tank based in India that was established in 2020. It contributes to high-quality scholarship on the intersections of gender and politics in South Asia. CGAP aims to be a platform for researchers, policymakers and the public to engage in positive discourse on improving gender diversity in politics and considering the contextual nuances of South Asia.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.cgapsouthasia.org

Address:
11-40/2, NGO Colony, Puttur (Andhra Pradesh, India), Pincode - 517583

Country:
India

Sub-region:
Southern Asia

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
South Asia
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2020
Age (years)
Centre for Gender and Politics
 2
India average
 31
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Sugandha Singh Parmar and Akhil Neelam
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2022): Sugandha Singh Parmar (Director); Akhil Neelam (Director)
Leader gender: Both male and female (more than one person)
Leader(s) (2021): Sugandha Singh Parmar (Director); Akhil Neelam (Director)
Leader gender: Both male and female (more than one person)
Staff size
2022
Centre for Gender and Politics
 2
India average
 70
Global average
 42
2021
Centre for Gender and Politics
 2
% Female staff
2022
Centre for Gender and Politics
 50%
India average
 48%
Global average
 53%
% Female researchers
2022
Centre for Gender and Politics
 99%
India average
 48%
Global average
 36%

Organisational performance

Publications
2021
Centre for Gender and Politics
 54
India average
 61
Global average
 43

Social

Likes (2022)
Centre for Gender and Politics
 210
India average
 27,257
Global average
 32,612
Followers (2022)
Centre for Gender and Politics
 634
India average
 14,692
Global average
 19,181
Subscribers (2022)
Centre for Gender and Politics
 15
India average
 8,785
Global average
 5,590
Followers (2022)
Centre for Gender and Politics
 330
India average
 9,031
Global average
 14,557
Followers (2022)
Centre for Gender and Politics
 1,635
India average
 19,645
Global average
 16,259

Data notes

Last updated: 27/10/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website, Organisation's social media accounts
Notes: To view the organisation's other LinkedIn profile - https://www.linkedin.com/company/womenforpolitics
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