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
 24
Canada average
 34
Global average
 31
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
 26
Global average
 86
% Female staff
2021
Wellesley Institute
 60%
Canada average
 53%
Global average
 48%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Wellesley Institute
 9
Canada average
 43
Global average
 34
2019
Wellesley Institute
 18

Social

Likes (2022)
Wellesley Institute
 2,425
Canada average
 21,165
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Wellesley Institute
 2,398
Likes (2019)
Wellesley Institute
 2,378
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Wellesley Institute
 10,000
Canada average
 12,790
Global average
 19,207
Followers (2021)
Wellesley Institute
 9,776
Followers (2019)
Wellesley Institute
 8,820
Subscribers (2022)
Wellesley Institute
 228
Canada average
 3,033
Global average
 5,604
Subscribers (2021)
Wellesley Institute
 125
Subscribers (2019)
Wellesley Institute
 112
Followers (2022)
Wellesley Institute
 2,697
Canada average
 8,296
Global average
 16,334
Followers (2019)
Wellesley Institute
 1,399

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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