Think tank

Economic Policy Research Institute

EPRI

Cape Town, South Africa

The Economic Policy Research Institute (EPRI) is a global organisation based in Cape Town, South Africa, that works to better enable governments, their development partners and civil society institutions to design, implement, monitor and evaluate strategies, policies and programmes that support inclusive social development and equitable economic growth. EPRI specialises in research, capacity building and policy advisory services strengthening comprehensive and integrated social protection systems..

Contact details

Website:
www.epri.org.za

Address:
Sanclare Building, 21 Dreyer Street, Cape Town, 7708. South AFrica

Country:
South Africa

Sub-region:
Southern Africa

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1994
Age (years)
Economic Policy Research Institute
 27
South Africa average
 27
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Michael Samson, Ingrid van Niekerk and others
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Dr. Michael Samson, Director of Research
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Ingrid van Niekerk
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Ingrid van Niekerk
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Economic Policy Research Institute
 7
South Africa average
 28
Global average
 75
2019
Economic Policy Research Institute
 23
% Female staff
2021
Economic Policy Research Institute
 1%
South Africa average
 1%
Global average
 0%

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Economic Policy Research Institute
 65
South Africa average
 35
Global average
 6,710
Financials
2018
Economic Policy Research Institute
 $4,200,000
South Africa average
 $3,511,106
Global average
 $61,483,954

Social

Likes (2021)
Economic Policy Research Institute
 3,745
South Africa average
 15,954
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Economic Policy Research Institute
 3,612
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Economic Policy Research Institute
 452
South Africa average
 19,518
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Economic Policy Research Institute
 294
Followers (2019)
Economic Policy Research Institute
 486
South Africa average
 17,719
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website, Suggested by Multilateral Organisation experts
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