Think tank

Norwegian Social Research

NOVA

Oslo, Norway

NOVA is a research institute under the auspices of the Norwegian Ministry of Education, Research and Church Affairs. The institute's aim is to conduct research and development with a view to promoting knowledge of social conditions and processes of change. It focuses on life-course, level-of-living and life-quality issues, and on the programs and services provided by the welfare society. NOVA has a particular responsibility to conduct research on social problems, public services and transfer schemes; to carry out and develop research on the family, children and young people and the conditions in which they grow up; to promote research, pilot and development programs with particular emphasis on vulnerable groups and child welfare services; and to work to develop gerontological research and related research, including gerontology as an interdisciplinary science.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.nova.no/

Address:
Stensberggata 26, 0170 Oslo

Country:
Norway

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Norway
Operating languages
English , Norwegian

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Year founded
1996
Age (years)
Norwegian Social Research
 25
Norway average
 46
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Guro Ødegård
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2019
Norwegian Social Research
 63
Norway average
 184
Global average
 120

Social

Likes (2019)
Norwegian Social Research
 44,500
Norway average
 9,866
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Norwegian Social Research
 7,760
Norway average
 7,794
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2019)
Norwegian Social Research
 7,370
Norway average
 2,277
Global average
 8,194
Followers (2019)
Norwegian Social Research
 54,850
Norway average
 6,704
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 31/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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