Think tank

Centre for International Governance Innovation

CIGI

Waterloo, ON, Canada

CIGI is an international research institution, founded to identify and develop ideas for global change. CIGI works to support research, foster exchange across disciplines, and provide informed advice to decision-makers on multilateral governance issues. To achieve its ambitious mandate, CIGI supports research initiatives by recognized experts and promising academics; forms networks that link world class minds across disciplines; informs and shapes the dialogue among scholars, opinion leaders, key policy-makers, and the concerned public; and builds capacity by supporting excellence in policy-related scholarship.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.cigionline.org

Address:
67 Erb Street West, Waterloo, ON Canada, N2L 6C2

Country:
Canada

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2002
Age (years)
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 20
Canada average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Jim Balsillie| Mike Lazaridis
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Rohinton P. Medhora, President
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Rohinton P. Medhora, President
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Rohinton P. Medhora, President
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 42
Canada average
 27
Global average
 89
% Female staff
2021
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 48%
Canada average
 53%
Global average
 48%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 37
Canada average
 43
Global average
 34
2019
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 85
Financials
2020
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 $6,946,000
Canada average
 $6,301,763
Global average
 $213,849,270
2019
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 $10,214,000

Social

Likes (2021)
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 13,738
Canada average
 17,771
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 13,146
Likes (2018)
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 12,000
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 34,090
Canada average
 13,062
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 31,610
Followers (2019)
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 28,693
Subscribers (2022)
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 37,900
Canada average
 3,050
Global average
 5,882
Subscribers (2021)
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 28,500
Subscribers (2019)
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 17,400
Followers (2019)
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 6,990
Canada average
 3,887
Global average
 6,399
Followers (2018)
Centre for International Governance Innovation
 5,000

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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