Think tank

UN Research Institute for Social Development

UNRISD

Geneva, Switzerland

The United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD) is an autonomous research institute within the UN system that undertakes interdisciplinary research and policy analysis on the social dimensions of contemporary development issues.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.unrisd.org/

Address:
Palais des Nations, 1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland

Country:
Switzerland

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Operating languages
English , French , Spanish

Organisation details

Business model
Other
Institutional affiliations
Other
Year founded
1963
Age (years)
UN Research Institute for Social Development
 59
Switzerland average
 37
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Paul Ladd
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Paul Ladd
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Paul Ladd
Leader gender: Male

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
UN Research Institute for Social Development
 42
Switzerland average
 42
Global average
 33
2019
UN Research Institute for Social Development
 20
Financials
2019
UN Research Institute for Social Development
 $2,867,000
Switzerland average
 $8,816,446
Global average
 $52,275,158

Social

Likes (2021)
UN Research Institute for Social Development
 33,698
Switzerland average
 11,330
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
UN Research Institute for Social Development
 22,218
Twitter
Followers (2021)
UN Research Institute for Social Development
 34,535
Switzerland average
 7,114
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
UN Research Institute for Social Development
 333,000
Subscribers (2021)
UN Research Institute for Social Development
 7,160
Switzerland average
 1,608
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
UN Research Institute for Social Development
 2,750
Followers (2019)
UN Research Institute for Social Development
 2,928
Switzerland average
 5,041
Global average
 6,394

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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