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Addressing think tank transparency: one of the elephants in the room

It was probably a bit unfair to suggest that the #TTIX2015 was not going to address transparency. On the last day, a group of think tanks from the UK, Latin America, Africa and Eastern Europe (as well as funders from Eastern Europe and Africa) got together to talk about think tank transparency. 1,824 more words

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The Think Tank Initiative's Global Exchange 2015: an annotated guide

[**Editor’s note: this page is being updated throughout the event**]

The #TTIX2015 takes place between the 18th – 20th February 2015 in Istanbul. It will bring together thinktankers from across the world and it promises to be a great opportunity to learn about their experiences and challenges. 2,578 more words

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Aditi: a new resource on think tanks and for think tanks

Last year, On Think Tanks published a series of blog posts drawn from a new resource for think tanks: Aditi.

Admit is a bulletin on and for the global think tank community that was first introduced in 2014 by the Center for Study o­­­f Science, Technology and Policy ( 124 more words

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CSDS: Five decades of Understanding Electoral Politics in India

The CSDS is one of India’s leading institutes for research in the social sciences and humanities and has pioneered intellectual thought on political, social and socio-cultural issues. 2,182 more words

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Think Tank Transparency: Transparify's 2015 report is out

Transparify has published its 2015 think tank transparency report in which it rates over 160 think tanks located in 47 countries worldwide.

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A quick and dirty “Transparify-like” assessment of US think tanks

Following a series of posts on think tanks’ transparency, On Think Tanks has reviewed a number of popular US think tanks to assess their own financial openness. 1,350 more words

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The IEA presidential debates: 15 years of upholding electoral accountability

The IEA: background

The Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) is Ghana’s first independent public policy think tank. It was founded in 1989 in Accra, Ghana’s capital, when the country was still under military rule and multi party democracy seemed a mere illusion. 1,615 more words

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