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
 26
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
 86
2019
Focus on the Global South
 19
% Female staff
2021
Focus on the Global South
 39%
Thailand average
 56%
Global average
 48%
2019
Focus on the Global South
 56%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Focus on the Global South
 15
Thailand average
 14
Global average
 34
2019
Focus on the Global South
 14
2018
Focus on the Global South
 174

Social

Likes (2022)
Focus on the Global South
 7,646
Thailand average
 14,520
Global average
 32,656
Likes (2021)
Focus on the Global South
 7,457
Likes (2019)
Focus on the Global South
 7,121
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Focus on the Global South
 4,480
Thailand average
 3,081
Global average
 19,233
Followers (2021)
Focus on the Global South
 3,954
Followers (2019)
Focus on the Global South
 3,099
Subscribers (2022)
Focus on the Global South
 194
Thailand average
 2,507
Global average
 5,613
Subscribers (2021)
Focus on the Global South
 154
Subscribers (2019)
Focus on the Global South
 92
Followers (2022)
Focus on the Global South
 554
Thailand average
 686
Global average
 14,689
Followers (2021)
Focus on the Global South
 313
Followers (2019)
Focus on the Global South
 98
Followers (2022)
Focus on the Global South
 252
Thailand average
 1,319
Global average
 16,368
Followers (2019)
Focus on the Global South
 72

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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