Think tank

Canada West Foundation

Calgary, Canada

The Canada West Foundation is an independent, non-partisan public policy think tank that focuses on the policies that shape the West, and by extension, Canada. Through our evidence-based research and commentary, we provide practical solutions to tough public policy challenges facing the West, and Canada as a whole, at home and on the global stage.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.cwf.ca/

Address:
110 – 134 11th Avenue SE,Calgary, Alberta,T2G 0X5

Country:
Canada

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1970
Age (years)
Canada West Foundation
 52
Canada average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: George Maxwell Bell, Arthur J.E. Child, Frederick C. Mannix and the Hon. James A. Richardson
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Gary G. Mar, Q.C., President & CEO
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Colleen Collins
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Canada West Foundation
 22
Canada average
 26
Global average
 86
% Female staff
2021
Canada West Foundation
 55%
Canada average
 53%
Global average
 48%

Social

Likes (2021)
Canada West Foundation
 9,301
Canada average
 18,027
Global average
 30,815
Likes (2019)
Canada West Foundation
 518
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Canada West Foundation
 4,615
Canada average
 12,790
Global average
 19,207
Followers (2021)
Canada West Foundation
 4,412
Followers (2019)
Canada West Foundation
 4,087
Subscribers (2022)
Canada West Foundation
 0
Canada average
 3,033
Global average
 5,604
Subscribers (2021)
Canada West Foundation
 0
Followers (2022)
Canada West Foundation
 50
Canada average
 6,743
Global average
 14,632
Followers (2021)
Canada West Foundation
 40
Followers (2019)
Canada West Foundation
 36
Followers (2019)
Canada West Foundation
 1,247
Canada average
 3,858
Global average
 6,317

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory, Organisation´s website
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