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
For profit
Institutional affiliations
Government , Industry-Private sector , University
Year founded
2010
Age (years)
Development Policy Centre
 12
Australia average
 32
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Australian National University
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Stephen Howes
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Stephen Howes
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Stephen Howes
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Development Policy Centre
 21
Australia average
 147
Global average
 89
2020
Development Policy Centre
 9
2016
Development Policy Centre
 16
% Female staff
2021
Development Policy Centre
 50%
Australia average
 45%
Global average
 48%
2020
Development Policy Centre
 56%
% Female researchers
2021
Development Policy Centre
 50%
Australia average
 29%
Global average
 16%
2020
Development Policy Centre
 56%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Development Policy Centre
 8
Australia average
 20
Global average
 34
2019
Development Policy Centre
 17
2015
Development Policy Centre
 107
Financials
2020
Development Policy Centre
 $3,198,498
Australia average
 $54,369,165
Global average
 $213,849,270
2015
Development Policy Centre
 $1,262,084

Social

Likes (2021)
Development Policy Centre
 11,217
Australia average
 29,228
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
Development Policy Centre
 6,260
Likes (2016)
Development Policy Centre
 3,939
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Development Policy Centre
 13,265
Australia average
 9,649
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
Development Policy Centre
 12,279
Followers (2019)
Development Policy Centre
 10,904
Subscribers (2022)
Development Policy Centre
 65,400
Australia average
 6,009
Global average
 5,882
Subscribers (2021)
Development Policy Centre
 49,800

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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