Think tank

Yellowhead Institute

Toronto, Canada

The Institute is a First Nation-led research centre based in the Faculty of Arts at Ryerson University in Toronto, Ontario. Privileging First Nation philosophy and rooted in community networks, Yellowhead is focused on policies related to land and governance. The Institute offers critical and accessible resources for communities in their pursuit of self-determination. It also aims to foster education and dialogue on First Nation governance across fields of study, between the University and the wider community, and among Indigenous peoples and Canadians.

Contact details

Website:
https://yellowheadinstitute.org/

Address:
Ryerson University. Jorgenson Hall – Dean of Arts Office. Faculty of Arts. 350 Victoria Street. Toronto ON M5B 2K3.

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
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Dr. Hayden King, Executive Director
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Dr. Hayden King, Executive Director
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Yellowhead Institute
 8
Canada average
 21
Global average
 75
2019
Yellowhead Institute
 3
% Female staff
2021
Yellowhead Institute
 1%
Canada average
 1%
Global average
 0%
2019
Yellowhead Institute
 67%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Yellowhead Institute
 39
Canada average
 41
Global average
 33
2019
Yellowhead Institute
 32

Social

Likes (2021)
Yellowhead Institute
 2,031
Canada average
 17,856
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Yellowhead Institute
 942
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Yellowhead Institute
 11,000
Canada average
 11,010
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Yellowhead Institute
 5,611

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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