TWIPLOMACY 2022

Top 50 Power Ranking

The new World Organisation Power Ranking includes all UN recognised organisations consisting of its own agencies and the intergovernmental organisations with a standing invitation from the UN to participate as observers.

Metrics explained

Scale
Given a specified time interval and list of Twitter handles, the algorithm assigns a tailored weighting to variables including mentions, tweets, retweets, reach, impressions, follower changes, likes and follower count. We display this as a rescaled composite score calculated for each handle within a 1-100 range. 

Factor
The ratio of the score of the organisation with the highest influence, divided by the score of the organisation with the lowest influence. Calculated prior to the rescaling, the factor indicates how many times more influential the top organisation

14x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

67

UNITED NATIONS CHILDREN'S FUND (UNICEF)

8x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

36

UNITED NATIONS EDUCATIONAL, SCIENTIFIC AD CULTURAL ORGANIZATION (UNESCO)

8x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

35

UNITED NATIONS HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR REFUGEES

8x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

34

UNITED NATIONS WOMEN

21x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

100

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION

06

7x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

30

THE WORLD BANK

07

6x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

28

UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME (UNDP) 

08

6x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

23

EUROPEAN COMMISSION

09

5x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

20

UNITED NATION ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME (UNEP) 

10

5x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

20

JOINT UNITED NATIONS 
PROGRAMME ON HIV/AIDS

11

4x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

18

THE INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND (IMF)

12

4x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

14

THE WORLD FOOD PROGRAMME (WFP)

13

4x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

14

WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION  (WTO)

14

3x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

13

INTERNATIONAL RENEWABLE ENERGY AGENCY (IRENA)

15

3x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

12

INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE OF THE RED CROSS (ICRC)

31

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

7

ORGANISATION FOR ECONOMIC CO-OPERATION AND DEVELOPMENT (OECD)

32

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

7

EUROPEAN ORGANIZATION FOR NUCLEAR RESEARCH (CERN)

33

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

7

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT (EP)

34

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

7

INTERNATIONAL TRADE CENTRE (ITC)

35

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

7

COUNCIL OF EUROPE (COE)

27

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

8

INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY (IAEA)

26

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

8

THE WORLD METEOROLOGICAL ORGANISATION 
(WMO)

28

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

7

THE INTERNATIONAL FUND FOR AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT (IFAD)

29

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

7

UNITED NATIONS HUMAN SETTLEMENTS PROGRAMME (UN-HABITAT)

30

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

7

INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL FOR THE EXPLORATION OF THE SEA (ICES)

20

3x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

9

AFRICAN UNION (AU)

22

3x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

9

UNITED NATIONS INSTITUTE FOR DISARMAMENT RESEARCH (UNIDIR)

23

3x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

9

INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR MIGRATION (IOM)

24

3x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

8

GLOBAL FUND TO FIGHT AIDS, TUBERCULOSIS AND MALARIA (GFATM)

25

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

8

AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK (AFDB)

16

3x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

11

THE FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION (FAO)

17

3x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

11

INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR DEMOCRACY AND ELECTORAL ASSISTANCE (INT IDEA)

18

3x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

10

UNITED NATIONS POPULATION FUND (UNFPA)

19

3x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

10

UNITED NATIONS FRAMEWORK CONVENTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE(UN-FCCC)

20

3x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

9

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF RED CROSS AND RED CRESCENT SOCIETIES (IFRC)

36

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

6

CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY (CARICOM)

37

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

6

THE INTERNATIONAL LABOR ORGANIZATION (ILO)

38

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

6

IBERO-AMERICAN CONFERENCE

39

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

6

THE WORLD TOURISM ORGANIZATION (UNWTO)

40

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

6

INTER-PARLIAMENTARY UNION (IPU)

41

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

6

CENTRAL AMERICAN INTEGRATION SYSTEM (SICA)

42

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

6

LATIN AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN ECONOMIC SYSTEM (SELA)

43

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

6

THE UNITED NATIONS INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION (UNIDO)

44

2x

FACTOR
SCALED (1-100)

5

UNITED NATIONS INSTITUTE FOR TRAINING AND RESEARCH (UNITAR)

45

2x

FACTOR

COMMONWEALTH

SCALED (1-100)

5

46

2x

FACTOR

INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC)

SCALED (1-100)

5

47

2x

FACTOR

INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE (ICC)

SCALED (1-100)

5

48

2x

FACTOR

ASIAN DEVELOPMENT BANK (ADB)

SCALED (1-100)

5

49

2x

FACTOR

NEW DEVELOPMENT BANK (NDB)

SCALED (1-100)

5

50

2x

FACTOR

THE INTERNATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATION UNION (ITU)

SCALED (1-100)

5

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