Think tank

Economic Policy Research Centre

Economic Policy Research Centre ‒ EPRC

Kampala, Uganda

The Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC) is an autonomous, not-for-profit organization that provides research-based evidence to support the formulation of government policies and programs, undertakes capacity building activities in Uganda, and carries out policy engagement based on its research findings.

Contact details

Website:
https://eprcug.org/

Address:
Plot 51 Pool Road, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

Country:
Uganda

Sub-region:
Eastern Africa

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Uganda
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1993
Age (years)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 28
Uganda average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Makerere University and Government of Uganda
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2020): Dr Sarah Ssewanyana
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Dr Sarah Ssewanyana
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2016): Sarah Ssewanyana
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2019
Economic Policy Research Centre
 33
Uganda average
 33
Global average
 120
2018
Economic Policy Research Centre
 27
% Female staff
2019
Economic Policy Research Centre
29% 
Uganda average
29% 
Global average
42% 
2018
Economic Policy Research Centre
37% 

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Economic Policy Research Centre
 20
Uganda average
 20
Global average
 6,666

Social

Likes (2019)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 2,831
Uganda average
 1,600
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 2,103
Uganda average
 1,769
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2017)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 1,813
Subscribers (2019)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 18
Uganda average
 13
Global average
 5,924
Followers (2019)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 103
Uganda average
 59
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 26/05/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website, Think Tank Initiative Directory
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