Think tank

West Asia-North Africa Institute

West Asia-North Africa Institute ‒ WANA

Amman, Jordan 

The West Asia-North Africa (WANA) Institute is a non-profit policy think tank based in Amman, Jordan.Operating under the chairmanship of His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan bin Talal, the Institute works to promote a transition to evidence-based policy and programming to combat the development and humanitarian challenges facing West Asia and North Africa.The WANA Institute aspires to be a trusted source of knowledge, evidence and opinion, and to provide a forum for open debate for leading researchers and policy-makers in the region.We undertake research, host conferences and conduct training workshops in the areas of social justice, sustainable development and human security. We believe these three areas represent both the most pressing issues facing our region and the greatest opportunity for our work to create vital impact.

Contact details

Website:
http://wanainstitute.org/en

Address:
P.O. Box 1438Ahmad Al-Tarawneh Street 70, Jubeiha11941, Amman - Jordan

Country:
Jordan 

Sub-region:
Western Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Jordan
Operating languages
Arabic , English

Organisation details

Business model
Government
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
2015
Age (years)
West Asia-North Africa Institute
 7
Jordan  average
 20
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Prince El Hassan bin Talal
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Omar Rifai
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
West Asia-North Africa Institute
 13
Jordan  average
 13
Global average
 122
% Female staff
2019
West Asia-North Africa Institute
 54%
Jordan  average
 54%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
West Asia-North Africa Institute
 66%
Jordan  average
 66%
Global average
 35%

Social

Likes (2022)
West Asia-North Africa Institute
 15,433
Jordan  average
 57,337
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
West Asia-North Africa Institute
 14,347
Likes (2019)
West Asia-North Africa Institute
 12,675
Twitter
Followers (2022)
West Asia-North Africa Institute
 1,721
Jordan  average
 10,856
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
West Asia-North Africa Institute
 1,643
Followers (2019)
West Asia-North Africa Institute
 1,649
Subscribers (2022)
West Asia-North Africa Institute
 59
Jordan  average
 110
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
West Asia-North Africa Institute
 53
Subscribers (2019)
West Asia-North Africa Institute
 42
Followers (2022)
West Asia-North Africa Institute
 662
Jordan  average
 8,870
Global average
 16,346
Followers (2019)
West Asia-North Africa Institute
 376

Data notes

Last updated: 23/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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