Think tank

Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien

German Institute of Global and Area Studies ‒ GIGA

Hamburg, Germany

The GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies is an independent social science research institute based in Hamburg, Germany. Their mission is to analyse political, social, and economic developments in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East, as well as global issues. As a member of the Leibniz Association, they are committed to the Leibniz principle of “theoria cum praxi”: science for the benefit of society

Contact details

Website:
http://www.giga-hamburg.de/

Address:
GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies / Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien Neuer Jungfernstieg 21 20354 Hamburg

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Other
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1964
Age (years)
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 58
Germany average
 37
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: City of Hamburg and the Hamburg business community
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Prof. Dr. Amrita Narlikar
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Prof. Dr. Amrita Narlikar
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Amrita Narlikar
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 90
Germany average
 109
Global average
 89
2020
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 108
2019
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 241
% Female staff
2020
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 41%
Germany average
 12%
Global average
 18%
2019
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 50%
% Female researchers
2019
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 50%
Germany average
 42%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 308
Germany average
 72
Global average
 33
Financials
2020
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 $14,661,075
Germany average
 $54,620,305
Global average
 $213,389,167
2019
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 $15,950,664

Social

Likes (2021)
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 10,984
Germany average
 18,807
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 10,413
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 8,572
Germany average
 9,009
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 5,896
Subscribers (2021)
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 0
Germany average
 2,228
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 132
Subscribers (2019)
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
Germany average
Global average
Followers (2021)
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 442
Germany average
 8,723
Global average
 14,023
Followers (2019)
Leibniz-Institut für Globale und Regionale Studien
 1,296
Germany average
 2,744
Global average
 6,394

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: German Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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