The Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia is an independent Malaysian think tank with a focus on key public policy concerns in Southeast Asia. The mission of JCI is to develop efficient and equitable solutions to some of the region’s most pressing development problems. Its research programme is grouped around three core areas: economic development, governance, and social progress (including education). JCI works closely with the Jeffrey Sachs Center on Sustainable Development (JSC) at Sunway University for the achievement of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted by the United Nations in 2016.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: Other entities
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2020): Woo Wing Thye (President)
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2019): Woo Wing Thye (President)
Leader gender: Male