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
 26
Thailand average
 29
Global average
 30
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
 20
Global average
 75
2019
Focus on the Global South
 19
% Female staff
2021
Focus on the Global South
 0%
Thailand average
 1%
Global average
 0%
2019
Focus on the Global South
 56%

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
 13,860
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Focus on the Global South
 7,121
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Focus on the Global South
 3,954
Thailand average
 2,919
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Focus on the Global South
 3,099
Subscribers (2021)
Focus on the Global South
 154
Thailand average
 2,091
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Focus on the Global South
 92
Followers (2019)
Focus on the Global South
 98
Thailand average
 141
Global average
 8,281
Followers (2019)
Focus on the Global South
 72
Thailand average
 468
Global average
 6,628

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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