Think tank

Makerere Institute of Social Research

MISR

Kampala, Uganda

The Makerere Institute of Social Research (MISR) was established in 1948 as the East African Institute of Social and Economic Research, serving several countries in East Africa. It became MISR in 1970 and is affiliated with Makerere University.

Contact details

Website:
http://misr.mak.ac.ug

Address:
P. O. Box 16022 Kampala - Uganda

Country:
Uganda

Sub-region:
Eastern Africa

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Uganda
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1948
Age (years)
Makerere Institute of Social Research
73 
Uganda average
 34
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2016): Mahmood Mamdani
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2018
Makerere Institute of Social Research
 30
Uganda average
 30
Global average
 458
% Female staff
2018
Makerere Institute of Social Research
53% 
Uganda average
46% 
Global average
45% 

Social

Likes (2019)
Makerere Institute of Social Research
 2,045
Uganda average
 1,600
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Makerere Institute of Social Research
 2,005
Uganda average
 1,769
Global average
 15,113

Data notes

Last updated: 16/10/2019
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think Tank Initiative Directory
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