Think tank

Development Policy Centre

Devpol

Canberra, Australia

The Development Policy Centre (Devpolicy) is a think tank for aid and development serving Australia, the region, and the global development community. They undertake independent research and promote practical initiatives to improve the effectiveness of Australian aid, to support the development of Papua New Guinea and the Pacific island region, and to contribute to better global development policy.

Contact details

Website:
https://devpolicy.crawford.anu.edu.au/

Address:
The Development Policy Centre, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, J.G. Crawford Building (Bldg #132), Lennox Crossing, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia

Country:
Australia

Sub-region:
Australia and New Zealand

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Australia Papua,New Guinea and the Pacific island region
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2010
Age (years)
Development Policy Centre
 12
Australia average
 32
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Australian National University, Professor Stephen Howes
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2022): Professor Stephen Howes
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2021): Stephen Howes
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Stephen Howes
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2022
Development Policy Centre
 21
Australia average
 23
Global average
 42
2021
Development Policy Centre
 21
2020
Development Policy Centre
 9
% Female staff
2022
Development Policy Centre
 43%
Australia average
 59%
Global average
 53%
2021
Development Policy Centre
 50%
2020
Development Policy Centre
 56%
% Female researchers
2022
Development Policy Centre
 30%
Australia average
 51%
Global average
 36%
2021
Development Policy Centre
 50%
2020
Development Policy Centre
 56%

Organisational performance

Publications
2021
Development Policy Centre
 15
Australia average
 88
Global average
 43
2020
Development Policy Centre
 8
2019
Development Policy Centre
 17
Financials
2021
Development Policy Centre
 $2,180,000
Australia average
 $12,012,289
Global average
 $4,800,480
2020
Development Policy Centre
 $3,198,498
2015
Development Policy Centre
 $1,262,084

Social

Likes (2022)
Development Policy Centre
 11,597
Australia average
 31,238
Global average
 32,612
Likes (2021)
Development Policy Centre
 11,217
Likes (2019)
Development Policy Centre
 6,260
Followers (2022)
Development Policy Centre
 13,265
Australia average
 9,592
Global average
 19,181
Followers (2021)
Development Policy Centre
 12,279
Followers (2019)
Development Policy Centre
 10,904
Subscribers (2022)
Development Policy Centre
 65,400
Australia average
 6,209
Global average
 5,590
Subscribers (2021)
Development Policy Centre
 49,800

Data notes

Last updated: 30/06/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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