Think tank

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung

Friedrich Ebert Foundation ‒ FES

Bonn, Germany

The FES is the oldest political foundation in Germany. It is named after Friedrich Ebert, the first democratically elected President. As a party-oriented foundation, The FES base their work on the basic values of social democracy: freedom, justice and solidarity. As a non-profit institution, The FES act independently and would like to promote pluralistic social dialogue on the political challenges of the present.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.fes.de

Address:
Godesberger Allee 149 53175 Bonn

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Political party/figure
Year founded
1925
Age (years)
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 97
Germany average
 38
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Konrad Ludwig
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Martin Schulz
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Kurt Beck
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Kurt Beck
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 670
Germany average
 109
Global average
 89
2020
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 609
2019
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 83
% Female staff
2019
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 49%
Germany average
 48%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 50%
Germany average
 42%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Financials
2020
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 $236,680,000
Germany average
 $52,954,826
Global average
 $213,849,270
2019
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 $237,047,621

Social

Likes (2021)
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 71,515
Germany average
 18,921
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 65,789
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 30,657
Germany average
 10,759
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 27,565
Followers (2019)
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 23,600
Subscribers (2022)
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 14,900
Germany average
 2,930
Global average
 5,882
Subscribers (2021)
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 12,200
Subscribers (2019)
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 78,900
Subscribers (2019)
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
Germany average
Global average
Followers (2021)
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 11,690
Germany average
 8,442
Global average
 14,022
Followers (2019)
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 4,967
Followers (2021)
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 18,981
Germany average
 5,892
Global average
 5,290
Followers (2019)
Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
 8,439

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: German Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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