Think tank

The Horn Economic & Social Policy Institute

The Horn Economic & Social Policy Institute ‒ HESPI

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

The Horn Economic and Social Policy Institute (HESPI) is an independent, non-profit think tank and consultancy firm established in 2006 for the member countries of the Horn of Africa in particular and developing countries at large. HESPI provides economic and social policy analysis and research on issues of common interest to the sub-region. The Institute undertakes commissioned studies, policy analysis and research for the public and private sectors in areas of regional or country specific interest, and provides institutional and human resource capacity building. HESPI’s mission is to assist with the formulation and implementation of sound economic and social policies, to promote high-quality research and policy analysis, and to provide advisory services to facilitate broad-based economic growth and poverty reduction.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.hespi.org/

Address:
Kirkos Sub-city, Kebele 15, Teklu Desta Bld, in front of National Theatre, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Country:
Ethiopia

Sub-region:
Eastern Africa

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Horn of Africa
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2006
Age (years)
The Horn Economic & Social Policy Institute
 15
Ethiopia average
 25
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2020): Dr. Ali Issa Abdi
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Dr. Ali Issa Abdi
Leader gender: Male

Social

Likes (2019)
The Horn Economic & Social Policy Institute
 1,165
Ethiopia average
 5,109
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
The Horn Economic & Social Policy Institute
 33
Ethiopia average
 14,756
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2018)
The Horn Economic & Social Policy Institute
 11
Followers (2019)
The Horn Economic & Social Policy Institute
 90
Ethiopia average
 2,616
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 02/03/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Suggested by Multilateral Organisation experts
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