Think tank

CENTRE FOR POLICY ALTERNATIVES (CPA)

Centre for Policy Alternatives ‒ CPA

Colombo, Sri Lanka

To strengthen the civil society contribution to public policy making through programmes of research and advocacy in the areas of democratic governance and peace with human rights as an overarching priority.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.cpalanka.org/

Address:
6/5, Layards Road, Colombo 5, Sri Lanka

Country:
Sri Lanka

Sub-region:
Southern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Sri Lanka
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1996
Age (years)
CENTRE FOR POLICY ALTERNATIVES (CPA)
 25
Sri Lanka average
 29
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Dr. Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Dr. Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Dr. Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu
Leader gender: Male

Social

Likes (2019)
CENTRE FOR POLICY ALTERNATIVES (CPA)
 13,731
Sri Lanka average
 4,113
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
CENTRE FOR POLICY ALTERNATIVES (CPA)
 6,776
Sri Lanka average
 2,489
Global average
 15,113

Data notes

Last updated: 22/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Asian Affairs - Directory of Think Tanks about Asia, Organisation´s website
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