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
 11
Australia average
 31
Global average
 30
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
2020
Development Policy Centre
 9
Australia average
 30
Global average
 30
2016
Development Policy Centre
 16
% Female staff
2021
Development Policy Centre
 1%
Australia average
 0%
Global average
 0%
2020
Development Policy Centre
 56%
% Female researchers
2020
Development Policy Centre
 56%
Australia average
 35%
Global average
 11%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Development Policy Centre
 8
Australia average
 18
Global average
 33
2019
Development Policy Centre
 17
2015
Development Policy Centre
 107
Financials
2015
Development Policy Centre
 $1,262,084
Australia average
 $4,234,592
Global average
 $57,160,467

Social

Likes (2021)
Development Policy Centre
 11,217
Australia average
 29,460
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Development Policy Centre
 6,260
Likes (2016)
Development Policy Centre
 3,939
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Development Policy Centre
 12,279
Australia average
 8,578
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Development Policy Centre
 10,904
Followers (2017)
Development Policy Centre
 8,158
Subscribers (2021)
Development Policy Centre
 49,800
Australia average
 4,381
Global average
 5,254

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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