Think tank

The Institute for Alternative Thinking

IAT

Garowe, Somalia

The Institute for Alternative Thinking (IAT) is an independent, educational research institute based in Garowe, Puntland. IAT produces educational research toward improving quality education outcomes for all students, regardless of their socioeconomic status. IAT’s primary aim is to support academics, education practitioners, higher education students, educational development organisations, and educational policymakers to make sound, science-backed decisions.

Contact details

Website:
www.theiat.org

Address:
Garowe, Somalia

Country:
Somalia

Sub-region:
Eastern Africa

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2020
Age (years)
The Institute for Alternative Thinking
 2
Somalia average
 7
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Dr. Abdiqani Y. Farah
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2022): Dr. Abdiqani Farah
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2021): Dr. Abdiqani Farah
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2022
The Institute for Alternative Thinking
 3
Somalia average
 18
Global average
 42
2021
The Institute for Alternative Thinking
 2
% Female staff
2022
The Institute for Alternative Thinking
 40%
Somalia average
 23%
Global average
 53%

Data notes

Last updated: 26/09/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website
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