Think tank

Institut alternativa

Institute Alternative ‒ IA

Podgorica, Montenegro

Alternative Institute is a research centre (think tank) that focuses on governance, transparency and accountability. Its mission is to contribute to strengthening of democracy and good governance through research and policy analysis as well as monitoring of public institutions performance. Its objectives are to increase the quality of work, accountability, transparency and efficiency of public institutions and public officials; to encourage public and well-argument discussions on important policy issues; to raise public awareness on important policy issues and strengthen the capacities of all sectors for the development of public policies. Its research and advocacy activities are focused on Public Administration, Public Financial Management, Rule of Law and Anticorruption.

Contact details

Website:
https://institut-alternativa.org

Address:
81 000 Podgorica, Montenegro

Country:
Montenegro

Sub-region:
Southern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Montenegro, central level and all of the 24 local self-governments/municipalities.
Operating languages
Montenegrin

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2007
Age (years)
Institut alternativa
 14
Montenegro average
 16
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Stevo Muk, Daliborka Uljarević, Aleksandar Saša Zeković, Vera Šćepanović, Maja Vujašković, Vladimir Vučinić
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Stevo Muk (President of the Managing Board)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Stevo Muk (President of the Managing Board)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Stevo Muk, President of the Managing Board
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Institut alternativa
 10
Montenegro average
 7
Global average
 75
2020
Institut alternativa
 11
2019
Institut alternativa
 10
% Female staff
2021
Institut alternativa
 1%
Montenegro average
 1%
Global average
 0%
2020
Institut alternativa
 63%
% Female researchers
2021
Institut alternativa
 2%
Montenegro average
 38%
Global average
 15%
2020
Institut alternativa
 50%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Institut alternativa
 11
Montenegro average
 8
Global average
 33
2019
Institut alternativa
 10
2018
Institut alternativa
 10
Financials
2020
Institut alternativa
 $271,290
Montenegro average
 $168,285
Global average
 $43,166,416
2019
Institut alternativa
 $290,000
2018
Institut alternativa
 $255,946

Social

Likes (2021)
Institut alternativa
 5,716
Montenegro average
 3,230
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2016)
Institut alternativa
 4,133
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Institut alternativa
 2,633
Montenegro average
 1,146
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Institut alternativa
 2,001
Followers (2017)
Institut alternativa
 1,762
Subscribers (2021)
Institut alternativa
 17
Montenegro average
 21
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Institut alternativa
 11
Instagram
Followers (2019)
Institut alternativa
 609
Montenegro average
 649
Global average
 8,281

Data notes

Last updated: 17/05/2021
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website
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