A view of the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C. Photo by: Josh / CC BY-ND

Devex lists the top think tanks worldwide, according to a report released this year, highlighting opportunities for global development professionals to work alongside industry experts, build expertise, and contribute to policy changes that impact the sector.

The “Global Go To Think Tank Index Report” rankings, published by the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program at the University of Pennsylvania, are based on a process of nominations, peer and expert evaluation, and selection by a panel of experts.

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    Emma Smith

    Emma Smith is a Senior Careers Reporter at Devex, based in Barcelona. She focuses on bringing the latest career and hiring trends, tips, and insights to our global development community. Emma has a background in journalism and, in addition to writing for news publications, has worked with organizations focusing on child rights and women’s rights in sustainable development.