Think tank

Etopia

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Namur, Belgium

ETOPIA is a center for animation and research in political ecology. ETOPIA's think tank brings together environmental activists, associate researchers, trainers and actors of change. ETOPIA's missions are of three types: prospective work, training work and memory work. ETOPIA publishes numerous analyzes and studies, ETOPIA publishes books and a review. Active in lifelong education, ETOPIA organize symposia, conferences and numerous training courses. ETOPIA also houses a documentation and archive center which brings together what political ecology and environmental movements have produced for over forty years. Finally, ETOPIA provides a series of services to the Ecolo party and pool it's technical services with it. Completely separate from its research department, ETOPIA is oriented “long term and anticipation”, away from the news. ETOPIA are a bridge between civil society, research, activism and political work.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.etopia.be/

Address:
Espace Kegeljan 52 av. de Marlagne 5000 Namur

Country:
Belgium

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
N/A
Year founded
2004
Age (years)
Etopia
 18
Belgium average
 22
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Christophe Derenne
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Christophe Derenne
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Christophe Derenne
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Angela Camboni
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Etopia
 14
Belgium average
 27
Global average
 89
2019
Etopia
 12
% Female staff
2021
Etopia
 40%
Belgium average
 39%
Global average
 48%
2019
Etopia
 30%
% Female researchers
2021
Etopia
 40%
Belgium average
 24%
Global average
 16%
2019
Etopia
 30%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Etopia
 22
Belgium average
 45
Global average
 34
2019
Etopia
 35

Social

Likes (2021)
Etopia
 6,455
Belgium average
 20,871
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
Etopia
 5,557
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Etopia
 1,923
Belgium average
 19,330
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
Etopia
 1,770
Followers (2019)
Etopia
 1,532

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory, Organisation´s website
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