Think tank

Innovation for Poverty Action

IPA

Nairobi, Kenya

Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) is a research and policy nonprofit that discovers and promotes effective solutions to global poverty problems. IPA brings together researchers and decision-makers to design, rigorously evaluate, and refine these solutions and their applications, ensuring that the evidence created is used to improve the lives of the world’s poor.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.poverty-action.org/

Address:
P.O. Box 72427 - 00200 Nairobi, Kenya

Country:
Kenya

Sub-region:
Eastern Africa

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Africa, Asia, Latin America
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2002
Age (years)
Innovation for Poverty Action
 20
Kenya average
 28
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Dean Karlan
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Annie Duflo
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Annie Duflo. Director
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Annie Duflo. Director
Leader gender: Female

Social

Likes (2021)
Innovation for Poverty Action
 93,272
Kenya average
 16,913
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Innovation for Poverty Action
 92,979
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Innovation for Poverty Action
 41,448
Kenya average
 12,005
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Innovation for Poverty Action
 36,400
Subscribers (2021)
Innovation for Poverty Action
 2,500
Kenya average
 1,767
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
Innovation for Poverty Action
 1,860
Followers (2019)
Innovation for Poverty Action
 20,959
Kenya average
 14,279
Global average
 6,394

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s entry in wikipedia, Organisation´s website
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