Think tank

Southern African Social Policy Research Institute

Southern African Social Policy Research Institute ‒ SASPRI

Cape Town, South Africa

The Southern African Social Policy Research Institute (SASPRI) is a not for profit organisation committed to promoting social policy as an area of study in academia in Southern Africa. It is also committed to a rights-based approach to social policy as a route for development in the region. SASPRI organises and runs training events and conferences as well as activities to develop the evidence base for social policy interventions.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.saspri.org/index.html

Address:
PO Box 23863, Cape Town, South Africa

Country:
South Africa

Sub-region:
Southern Africa

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Southern Africa
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Michael Noble CBE Executive Director
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Michael Noble CBE Executive Director
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Michael Noble CBE Executive Director
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 14
South Africa average
 48
Global average
 86
% Female staff
2021
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 64%
South Africa average
 54%
Global average
 48%
% Female researchers
2021
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 64%
South Africa average
 14%
Global average
 16%

Organisational performance

Publications
2019
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 4
South Africa average
 123
Global average
 28

Social

Likes (2022)
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 141
South Africa average
 16,574
Global average
 32,656
Likes (2021)
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 124
Likes (2019)
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 113
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 490
South Africa average
 19,762
Global average
 19,233
Followers (2021)
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 438
Followers (2019)
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 365
Subscribers (2022)
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 6
South Africa average
 3,135
Global average
 5,613
Subscribers (2021)
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 5
Followers (2019)
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 57
South Africa average
 17,384
Global average
 6,317

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Suggested by Multilateral Organisation experts
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