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
 28
Global average
 75
% Female staff
2021
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 1%
South Africa average
 1%
Global average
 0%
% Female researchers
2021
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 64%
South Africa average
 13%
Global average
 15%

Organisational performance

Publications
2019
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 4
South Africa average
 136
Global average
 28

Social

Likes (2021)
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 124
South Africa average
 15,954
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 113
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 438
South Africa average
 19,518
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 365
Subscribers (2021)
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 5
South Africa average
 2,866
Global average
 5,254
Followers (2019)
Southern African Social Policy Research Institute
 57
South Africa average
 17,719
Global average
 6,628

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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