Think tank

Focus on the Global South

Bangkok, Thailand

Focus on the Global South is a think tank that combines research, activism and capacity building in order to generate critical analyses and debates on corporate-led globalization, neo-liberalism and militarization, particularly in Asia, Latin America and Africa.

Contact details

Website:
http://focusweb.org

Address:
4th Floor Wisit Prachuabmoh Building, Chulalongkorn University, Phayathai Road, Bangkok 10330, Thailand

Country:
Thailand

Sub-region:
South-Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Mekong region, India, Philippines
Operating languages
English , Thai

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1995
Age (years)
Focus on the Global South
 27
Thailand average
 29
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Walden Bello and UNDP Senior Advisor Kamal Malhotra
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Shalmali Guttal (Executive Director)
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Shalmali Guttal (Executive Director)
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Shalmali Guttal (Executive Director)
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Focus on the Global South
 18
Thailand average
 33
Global average
 89
2019
Focus on the Global South
 19
% Female staff
2019
Focus on the Global South
 56%
Thailand average
 44%
Global average
 43%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Focus on the Global South
 15
Thailand average
 14
Global average
 33
2019
Focus on the Global South
 14
2018
Focus on the Global South
 174

Social

Likes (2021)
Focus on the Global South
 7,457
Thailand average
 13,891
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Focus on the Global South
 7,121
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Focus on the Global South
 3,954
Thailand average
 2,877
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Focus on the Global South
 3,099
Subscribers (2021)
Focus on the Global South
 154
Thailand average
 2,098
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
Focus on the Global South
 92
Followers (2021)
Focus on the Global South
 313
Thailand average
 330
Global average
 14,023
Followers (2019)
Focus on the Global South
 98
Followers (2019)
Focus on the Global South
 72
Thailand average
 464
Global average
 6,394

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: ETH CSS Organizations and Resources Page Partners, Organisation´s website
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