Think tank

Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques

Institute for Research on Public Policy ‒ IRPP

Montreal, QC, Canada

The Institute for Research on Public Policy (IRPP) is an independent, national, bilingual, not-for-profit organization based in Montreal, Quebec. Its mission is to "improve public policy in Canada by generating research, providing insight and informing debate on current and emerging policy issues facing Canadians and their governments." It publishes peer-reviewed research and acts as a convenor of policy debates by organizing conferences, round tables and panel discussions among stakeholders, academics, policy-makers and the general public. It is also the publisher of Policy Options magazine.The Institute's current research agenda is focused on four issues: Canada’s changing federal community, meeting Canada’s innovation challenge, income inequality, and the impact on the Canadian economy of rapidly changing patterns of global trade and production.

Contact details

Website:
http://irpp.org/

Address:
1470 Peel St. #200 Montreal, Quebec Canada H3A 1T1

Country:
Canada

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Canada
Operating languages
English , French

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1972
Age (years)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 50
Canada average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Jennifer Ditchburn (President & CEO)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Graham Fox
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 19
Canada average
 26
Global average
 86
2019
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 17
% Female staff
2021
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 74%
Canada average
 53%
Global average
 48%
% Female researchers
2019
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 20%
Canada average
 23%
Global average
 35%

Social

Likes (2022)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 2,836
Canada average
 21,165
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 2,698
Likes (2019)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 2,293
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 22,198
Canada average
 12,790
Global average
 19,207
Followers (2021)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 19,554
Followers (2019)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 16,275
Subscribers (2022)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 322
Canada average
 3,033
Global average
 5,604
Subscribers (2021)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 256
Subscribers (2019)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 169
Followers (2022)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 12,197
Canada average
 8,296
Global average
 16,334
Followers (2021)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 9,246
Followers (2019)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 5,788

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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