Think tank

Economic Policy Research Centre

EPRC

Kampala, Uganda

The Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC) is a think tank focusing on economics and development policy oriented research and policy analysis. The Economic Policy Research Centre was established in 1993 as an autonomous not-for-profit organization limited by guarantee to fill voids in economics research, policy analysis, and capacity building for effective in-country contributions to Uganda’s policy processes.

Contact details

Website:
https://eprcug.org/

Address:
Plot 51, Pool Road, Makerere University

Country:
Uganda

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1993
Age (years)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 29
Uganda average
 27
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Government of Uganda, Makerere University and Bank of Uganda
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Sarah N. Ssewanyana
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Sarah N. Ssewanyana
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Sarah N. Ssewanyana
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Economic Policy Research Centre
 34
Uganda average
 22
Global average
 89
2020
Economic Policy Research Centre
 12
2019
Economic Policy Research Centre
 33
% Female staff
2019
Economic Policy Research Centre
 0%
Uganda average
 29%
Global average
 43%
2018
Economic Policy Research Centre
 37%
% Female researchers
2021
Economic Policy Research Centre
 41%
Uganda average
 22%
Global average
 16%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Economic Policy Research Centre
 36
Uganda average
 9
Global average
 33
2019
Economic Policy Research Centre
 29
2018
Economic Policy Research Centre
 20

Social

Likes (2021)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 3,058
Uganda average
 1,940
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 2,831
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 2,726
Uganda average
 2,491
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 2,103
Followers (2017)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 1,813
Subscribers (2021)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 35
Uganda average
 28
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 18
Followers (2021)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 127
Uganda average
 127
Global average
 5,290
Followers (2019)
Economic Policy Research Centre
 103

Data notes

Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Governmental Website, Organisation's social media accounts
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