Think tank

Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development

FORUM-Asia

Bangkok, Thailand

The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) works to promote and protect human rights, including the right to development, through collaboration and cooperation among human rights organisations and defenders in Asia and beyond. FORUM-ASIA is a network of 81 members in 21 countries, as of September 2018, across Asia. It is committed to building a peaceful, just, equitable and ecologically sustainable community of peoples and societies in Asia, where all human rights of all individuals, groups and peoples – in particular, the poor, marginalised and discriminated – are fully respected and realised in accordance with internationally accepted human rights norms and standards.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.forum-asia.org/

Address:
S.P.D Building 3rd Floor, 79/2 Krungthonburi Road, Khlong Ton Sai, Khlong San, Bangkok 10600, Thailand

Country:
Thailand

Sub-region:
South-Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Asia
Operating languages
English , Thai

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Network
Year founded
1991
Age (years)
Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development
 30
Thailand average
 29
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Reps from 19 organizations across Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Shamini Darshni Kaliemuthu (Executive Director)
Leader gender: Female

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development
 13
Thailand average
 14
Global average
 33
2019
Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development
 20
2018
Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development
 195

Social

Likes (2021)
Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development
 12,845
Thailand average
 13,860
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development
 10,693
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development
 9,388
Thailand average
 2,919
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development
 6,742
Subscribers (2021)
Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development
 377
Thailand average
 2,091
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development
 215
Followers (2019)
Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development
 96
Thailand average
 141
Global average
 8,281
Followers (2019)
Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development
 1,574
Thailand average
 468
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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