Think tank

Germanwatch

N/A

Bonn, Germany

Observing, Analysing, Acting under this motto Germanwatch has been engaged since 1991 for global equity and the preservation of livelihoods. The politics and economics of the North, with their global consequences, stand at the centre of their work. The situation of marginalised people in the South form the starting point for their engagement for sustainable development. The political and globalised market structures of the North, as well as their resource-intensive mode of production, which is now being increasingly imitated, are influencing human lives worldwide. They advocate for a political, economic and social framework which can ensure a future for the people of the South, who are being pushed to the margins of society through unbridled globalisation and whose very existence is threatened by the loss of their ecological and economic foundations of their livelihoods.

Contact details

Website:
www.germanwatch.org/de

Address:
Dr.Werner-Schuster-Haus Kaiserstr. 201 D-53113 Bonn

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English , German , Spanish

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1991
Age (years)
Germanwatch
 30
Germany average
 37
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Klaus Milke, Michael Windfuhr
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Christoph Bals, Dr. Gerold Kier
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): N/A Leader(s) (2019): Silvie Kreibiehl
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Germanwatch
 85
Germany average
 109
Global average
 75
2019
Germanwatch
 74
% Female staff
2021
Germanwatch
 1%
Germany average
 0%
Global average
 0%
2019
Germanwatch
 60%
% Female researchers
2019
Germanwatch
 67%
Germany average
 42%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Germanwatch
 73
Germany average
 75
Global average
 33
2019
Germanwatch
 86

Social

Likes (2021)
Germanwatch
 6,861
Germany average
 19,316
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Germanwatch
 6,422
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Germanwatch
 9,411
Germany average
 9,209
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Germanwatch
 6,594
Subscribers (2021)
Germanwatch
 710
Germany average
 2,290
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Germanwatch
 559
Subscribers (2019)
Germanwatch
Germany average
Global average
Followers (2019)
Germanwatch
 773
Germany average
 2,797
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, Think tank list
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