Think tank

Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements

KRIHS

Gyeonggi-do, South Korea

KRIHS is a nonprofit research organization established to: 1) formulate long-term national and regional development plans; 2) carry out studies to promote the efficient use and preservation of land resources; 3) conduct policy research focused on critical human settlement issues such as urban affairs, residential settlement, land use, the construction industry and infrastructure; 4) facilitate and promote private investment in infrastructure facilities; 5) systematically develop and manage a databank containing up-to-date information on national land resources; 6) provide training programs for human settlement management and planning professionals; and 7) exchange scholarly information with other professional organizations in and out of the country.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.krihs.re.kr

Address:
5 Gukchaegyeonguwon-ro, Sejong-si, 30149, Korea

Country:
South Korea

Sub-region:
Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Korea
Operating languages
English , Korean

Organisation details

Year founded
1978
Age (years)
Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements
 43
South Korea average
 33
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Korean government
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Kang Hyun Soo
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Kang Hyun Soo
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Kang, Hyun-Soo
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements
 363
South Korea average
 130
Global average
 121
% Female staff
2019
Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements
 18%
South Korea average
 31%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements
 26%
South Korea average
 30%
Global average
 35%

Social

Likes (2021)
Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements
 4,599
South Korea average
 9,849
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements
 3,980
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements
 94
South Korea average
 10,523
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements
 98
Subscribers (2021)
Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements
 2,600
South Korea average
 4,532
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements
 588
Followers (2019)
Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements
 96
South Korea average
 2,422
Global average
 8,281

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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