Think tank

Centre for Economic and Social Development

CESD

Yangon, Myanmar

The Centre for Economic and Social Development (CESD) is an independent and non-political think tank undertaking evidence-based policy mobilizing domestic and international development resources to improve Myanmar. The Centre undertakes participatory policy research studies related to economic reform, poverty-reduction, sustainable development, and good governance in Myanmar. It also provides training and education services for key institutions and organizations contributing to the ongoing process of reform in Myanmar.

Contact details

Website:
https://myanmarcesd.org/

Address:
No. (27), Pyay Road, 6½ Mile, Hlaing Township, Yangon, Myanmar

Country:
Myanmar

Sub-region:
South-Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Myanmar
Operating languages
Burmese , English , Khmer

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2016
Age (years)
Centre for Economic and Social Development
 5
Myanmar average
 11
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: U Myint
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): N/A Leader(s) (2019): U Tin Htut Oo
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Centre for Economic and Social Development
 11
Myanmar average
 14
Global average
 121
2018
Centre for Economic and Social Development
 47
% Female staff
2019
Centre for Economic and Social Development
 45%
Myanmar average
 45%
Global average
 43%
2018
Centre for Economic and Social Development
 62%
% Female researchers
2019
Centre for Economic and Social Development
 66%
Myanmar average
 55%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Centre for Economic and Social Development
 13
Myanmar average
 35
Global average
 6,710

Social

Likes (2021)
Centre for Economic and Social Development
 8,217
Myanmar average
 24,461
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Centre for Economic and Social Development
 4,851
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Centre for Economic and Social Development
 68
Myanmar average
 196
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Centre for Economic and Social Development
 0
Subscribers (2021)
Centre for Economic and Social Development
 12
Myanmar average
 2,127
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Centre for Economic and Social Development
 9
Followers (2019)
Centre for Economic and Social Development
 114
Myanmar average
 119
Global average
 6,628
Followers (2018)
Centre for Economic and Social Development
 108

Data notes

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