Think tank

Wellesley Institute

WI

Toronto, Canada

Wellesley Institute is a non-profit and non-partisan research and policy think tank in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Its mission is to advance urban health and reduce health inequities through research and knowledge mobilization on the social determinants of health focusing on the relationships between health and housing, poverty and income distribution, social exclusion and other social and economic inequalities.The WI publishes policy papers, research studies, reports and recommendations through its website.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.wellesleyinstitute.com/

Address:
26 Wellington Street E 12th Floor, Toronto, M5E 1S2

Country:
Canada

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Canada
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1998
Age (years)
Wellesley Institute
 23
Canada average
 33
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Dr. Kwame McKenzie, Chief Executive Officer
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Dr. Kwame McKenzie, Chief Executive Officer
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Dr. Kwame McKenzie, Chief Executive Officer
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Wellesley Institute
 15
Canada average
 21
Global average
 75
% Female staff
2021
Wellesley Institute
 1%
Canada average
 1%
Global average
 0%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Wellesley Institute
 9
Canada average
 41
Global average
 33
2019
Wellesley Institute
 18

Social

Likes (2021)
Wellesley Institute
 2,398
Canada average
 17,853
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Wellesley Institute
 2,378
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Wellesley Institute
 9,776
Canada average
 11,008
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Wellesley Institute
 8,820
Subscribers (2021)
Wellesley Institute
 125
Canada average
 1,586
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Wellesley Institute
 112
Followers (2019)
Wellesley Institute
 1,399
Canada average
 3,863
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, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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