Think tank

SouthSouthNorth

SSN

Cape Town, South Africa

SouthSouthNorth (SSN) supports national and regional responses to climate change through policy and knowledge interventions, partnerships and deep collaboration. We do this by connecting people and information, enhancing capability and mobilising resources to respond innovatively to the challenges and opportunities that climate change presents.

Contact details

Website:
https://southsouthnorth.org/

Address:
55 Salt River Road, Salt River, Cape Town 7925, South Africa

Country:
South Africa

Sub-region:
Southern Africa

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Africa
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1999
Age (years)
SouthSouthNorth
 23
South Africa average
 27
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Hélène Connor (HELIO International), Emilio La Rovere, (COPPE Federal University of Rio de Janeiro), Steve Thorne, and Stefan Raubenheimer
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): N/A Leader(s) (2020): N/A
Staff size
2020
SouthSouthNorth
 40
South Africa average
 15
Global average
 28
% Female staff
2020
SouthSouthNorth
 75%
South Africa average
 55%
Global average
 56%

Social

Twitter
Followers (2022)
SouthSouthNorth
 1,998
South Africa average
 19,762
Global average
 19,281
Followers (2021)
SouthSouthNorth
 1,617

Data notes

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