KWDI is a government think tank under the prime minister’s office of South Korea. Since its establishment in 1983, KWDI has aimed to carry out policy and legal research in the realm of gender and family issues in Korea. It provides support for the implementation of policies that benefit women, by identifying policy priorities in various sectors for gender equality, and carrying out evidence-based policy research that reflects gender perspectives.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: N/A
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2021): Yookyoung Moon
Leader gender: Female
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website, Organisation's social media accounts
Notes: Twitter account appears to be inactive. Limited information about organisation staff composition. Publications available on the website, but due to a technical glitch, the content was not accessible.