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
 51
Canada average
 33
Global average
 30
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
 21
Global average
 75
% Female staff
2021
Canada West Foundation
 1%
Canada average
 1%
Global average
 0%

Social

Likes (2021)
Canada West Foundation
 9,301
Canada average
 17,853
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Canada West Foundation
 518
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Canada West Foundation
 4,412
Canada average
 11,008
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Canada West Foundation
 4,087
Subscribers (2021)
Canada West Foundation
 0
Canada average
 1,586
Global average
 5,251
Followers (2019)
Canada West Foundation
 36
Canada average
 4,535
Global average
 8,281
Followers (2019)
Canada West Foundation
 1,247
Canada average
 3,863
Global average
 6,628

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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