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
% Female staff
2021
Yellowhead Institute
 75%
Canada average
 53%
Global average
 48%
2019
Yellowhead Institute
 67%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Yellowhead Institute
 39
Canada average
 43
Global average
 34
2019
Yellowhead Institute
 32

Social

Likes (2022)
Yellowhead Institute
 2,401
Canada average
 21,161
Global average
 32,612
Likes (2021)
Yellowhead Institute
 2,031
Likes (2019)
Yellowhead Institute
 942
Followers (2022)
Yellowhead Institute
 15,993
Canada average
 12,651
Global average
 19,181
Followers (2021)
Yellowhead Institute
 11,000
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
Notes: Number of publications could be higher but one of the publication pages (reports & special features) is not working
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