Think tank

Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo

Foundation for Education and Development ‒ FEDESARROLLO

Bogota, Colombia

FEDESARROLLO is a non-governmental organization that acts as an independent centre of thought and promotes the debate on topics of general interest with the purpose of contributing to the design, monitoring and improvement of public policies and the management of the State in Colombia. The mission of FEDESARROLLO is to promote the economic and social development of Colombia within a model of market economy, with an effective participation of the State in the provision of public goods, in a democratic environment and with an effective social policy aimed at achieving an inclusive and equitable society.

Contact details

Website:
www.fedesarrollo.org.co

Address:
Calle 78 Nº 9-91, Bogotá, Colombia

Country:
Colombia

Sub-region:
South America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Colombia
Operating languages
Spanish

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1970
Age (years)
Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo
 52
Colombia average
 30
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Rodrigo Botero
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Luis Fernando Mejía
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Leonardo Villar Gómez (Executive Director)
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo
 62
Colombia average
 45
Global average
 89
% Female staff
2021
Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo
 73%
Colombia average
 50%
Global average
 48%
% Female researchers
2021
Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo
 46%
Colombia average
 17%
Global average
 16%

Social

Likes (2021)
Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo
 5,341
Colombia average
 17,671
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo
 4,680
Likes (2017)
Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo
 2,864
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo
 32,227
Colombia average
 24,049
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo
 26,557
Followers (2019)
Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo
 20,077
Subscribers (2022)
Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo
 1,530
Colombia average
 2,908
Global average
 5,882
Subscribers (2021)
Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo
 1,180
Subscribers (2019)
Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo
 412
Followers (2019)
Fundación para la Educación y el Desarrollo
 3,894
Colombia average
 11,114
Global average
 6,399

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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