Top Think Tank in the International Ranking of Think Tanks

In 2020, the University of Pennsylvania evaluated 44,992 think tanks worldwide. Among these think tanks; fortunately the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO) from Afghanistan has been considered among the top think tanks in Central Asia for the third time.

University of Pennsylvania in the rating of think tanks; Index of Quality of Activities, Commitment, Performance of Executive Officials, Vision and Mission, Quality of Research and Analysis, Impact of Research Outcome on Policy Making, Ability to Attract and Retain Scientists, Performance and Academic Achievements, Quality and Quantity of Publications, Impact on Policy Making and Legislation, Commitment to free research and analysis examined, effective relationships with governmental and non-governmental organizations, the ability to network with other think tanks, effective management of human and financial resources, media coverage of think tanks’ programs, and other key indicators. Fortunately, by completing all the required indicators, the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization gained the position of the top think tanks among the Asian think tanks in the international ranking which is surely a remarkable achievement for the AELSO and its entire team.

The leadership and executives of the Afghanistan Economic and Legal Studies Organization (AELSO), with a strategic vision for a prosperous, free and independent Afghanistan, strive to achieve greater achievements over time and to be proud of Afghanistan globally.

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