Think tank

Institute for Peace and Security Studies (Addis Ababa University)

IPSS

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

The Institute for Peace and Security Studies (IPSS) at the Addis Ababa University is the premiere institute for education, research, and policy dialogues on peace and security in Africa. It was established in 2007.In 2010, IPSS was also identified by Addis Ababa University as one of its five “Centres of Excellence”. Its Africa Peace and Security Programme (APSP), a joint initiative with the African Union, is mandated by the AU Executive Council Decision (EX.CL/567 XVI), and the follow-up Memorandum of Understanding signed between the two institutions, to take up the intellectual challenge of finding African-led solutions to peace and security in Africa.

Contact details

Website:
http://ipss-addis.org/

Address:
P. O. Box: 1176, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Country:
Ethiopia

Sub-region:
Eastern Africa

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
africa
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Year founded
2007
Age (years)
Institute for Peace and Security Studies (Addis Ababa University)
 14
Ethiopia average
 19
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2020): Yonas Adaye Adeto
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Yonas Adaye Adeto
Leader gender: Male

Social

Likes (2019)
Institute for Peace and Security Studies (Addis Ababa University)
 14,758
Ethiopia average
 5,612
Global average
 24,281
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Institute for Peace and Security Studies (Addis Ababa University)
 8,027
Ethiopia average
 14,596
Global average
 15,201
Subscribers (2019)
Institute for Peace and Security Studies (Addis Ababa University)
 68
Ethiopia average
 386
Global average
 5,933
Followers (2019)
Institute for Peace and Security Studies (Addis Ababa University)
 1,605
Ethiopia average
 3,360
Global average
 6,823

Data notes

Last updated: 25/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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