Think tank

Free Market Foundation

FMF

Johannesburg, South Africa

The Free Market Foundation (Southern Africa) is an independent public benefit organisation founded in 1975 to promote and foster an open society, the rule of law, personal liberty, and economic and press freedom as fundamental components of its advocacy of human rights and democracy based on classical liberal principles. It is financed by membership subscriptions, donations and sponsorships.*

Contact details

Website:
https://www.freemarketfoundation.com/

Address:
PO Box 4056, Johannesburg-South Africa

Country:
South Africa

Sub-region:
Southern Africa

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
south africa
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Year founded
1975
Age (years)
Free Market Foundation
 46
South Africa average
 27
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Leon Louw, President
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Leon Louw
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Leon Louw
Leader gender: Male

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Free Market Foundation
 61
South Africa average
 163
Global average
 33
2019
Free Market Foundation
 60

Social

Likes (2021)
Free Market Foundation
 6,841
South Africa average
 15,953
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Free Market Foundation
 5,364
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Free Market Foundation
 6,430
South Africa average
 19,516
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Free Market Foundation
 5,254
Subscribers (2021)
Free Market Foundation
 14,900
South Africa average
 2,865
Global average
 5,254
Subscribers (2019)
Free Market Foundation
 0
Followers (2019)
Free Market Foundation
 223
South Africa average
 17,716
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

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