Think tank

Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte

German Institute for Human Rights ‒ N/A

Berlin, Germany

The German Institute for Human Rights is Germany’s independent National Human Rights Institution (Section 1 of the Act on the Legal Status and Mandate of the German Institute for Human Rights, DIMR-Gesetz). It strives to ensure that Germany respects and promotes human rights domestically and in its international relations. The Institute also supports and monitors the implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and has established Monitoring Mechanisms for these purposes.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.institut-fuer-menschenrechte.de/

Address:
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte Zimmerstraße 26/27 10969 Berlin

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Germany, Global
Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Business model
Government
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
2001
Age (years)
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte
 21
Germany average
 37
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Bundestag
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Prof. Dr. Beate Rudolf
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Prof. Dr. Beate Rudolf
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Prof. Dr. Beate Rudolf
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte
 84
Germany average
 108
Global average
 86
2019
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte
 78
% Female staff
2021
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte
 68%
Germany average
 50%
Global average
 48%
2019
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte
 78%
% Female researchers
2021
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte
 68%
Germany average
 23%
Global average
 16%
2019
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte
 85%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte
 67
Germany average
 76
Global average
 34
2019
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte
 57

Social

Twitter
Followers (2022)
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte
 14,606
Germany average
 10,787
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte
 12,534
Followers (2019)
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte
 10,300
Subscribers (2022)
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte
 131
Germany average
 2,896
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte
 68
Subscribers (2019)
Deutsches Institut für Menschenrechte
 2

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: German Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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