Think tank

Inter Region Economic Network

IREN

Nairobi, Kenya

The Inter Region Economic Network is a leading independent African think tank that promotes ideas and strategies geared towards causing prosperity in Africa through free enterprise and sound public policy. IREN's key focus areas include targeted events, trainings, research, consultancy, communication and its flagship Magazine.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.irenkenya.com/

Address:
P.O. Box 135 -00100 Nairobi, Kenya

Country:
Kenya

Sub-region:
Eastern Africa

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Kenya
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2001
Age (years)
Inter Region Economic Network
 21
Kenya average
 28
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: James Shikwati
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): James Shikwati (Founder & Director)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): James Shikwati (Founder & Director)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): James Shikwati. Founder and Director
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2020
Inter Region Economic Network
 11
Kenya average
 48
Global average
 29
% Female staff
2020
Inter Region Economic Network
 64%
Kenya average
 17%
Global average
 18%

Social

Likes (2021)
Inter Region Economic Network
 1
Kenya average
 16,835
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
Inter Region Economic Network
 20,141
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Inter Region Economic Network
 2,105
Kenya average
 14,663
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
Inter Region Economic Network
 1,966
Followers (2019)
Inter Region Economic Network
 1,796
Subscribers (2022)
Inter Region Economic Network
 433
Kenya average
 2,493
Global average
 5,882
Subscribers (2021)
Inter Region Economic Network
 167
Subscribers (2019)
Inter Region Economic Network
 14
Followers (2019)
Inter Region Economic Network
 60
Kenya average
 14,332
Global average
 6,399

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: ETH CSS Organizations and Resources Page Partners, Organisation´s website
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