Think tank

Friends of the Earth International

FOEI

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Friends of the Earth International is a grassroots environmental network, uniting 76 diverse national member groups and some 5,000 local activist groups on every continent. With over 2 million members and supporters around the world, FoEI campaigns on environmental and social issues, challenging the current model of economic and corporate globalization, and promoting solutions that will help to create environmentally sustainable and socially just societies.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.foei.org/

Address:
Nieuwe Looiersstraat 31 1017 VA Amsterdam The Netherlands

Country:
Netherlands

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English , French , Spanish

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1981
Age (years)
Friends of the Earth International
 40
Netherlands average
 36
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: David Brower, Jerry Mander, Donald Aitken
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Karin Nansen
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2019
Friends of the Earth International
 18
Netherlands average
 58
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Friends of the Earth International
76% 
Netherlands average
42% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Friends of the Earth International
62% 
Netherlands average
35% 
Global average
34% 

Social

Likes (2019)
Friends of the Earth International
 107,091
Netherlands average
 10,207
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Friends of the Earth International
 40,000
Netherlands average
 13,236
Global average
 15,113
Subscribers (2019)
Friends of the Earth International
 25,300
Netherlands average
 4,383
Global average
 5,924
Subscribers (2019)
Friends of the Earth International
Netherlands average
Global average
Followers (2019)
Friends of the Earth International
 105,000
Netherlands average
 21,922
Global average
 8,194
Followers (2019)
Friends of the Earth International
 1,890
Netherlands average
 6,417
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 30/01/2020
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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