Think tank

Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia

JCI

Selangor, Malaysia

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.

Contact details

Website:
http://jci.edu.my/

Address:
Sunway University, No. 5, Jalan Universiti, Bandar Sunway, 47500 Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Country:
Malaysia

Sub-region:
South-Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Malaysia
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2014
Age (years)
Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia
 7
Malaysia average
 22
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Jeffrey Cheah Foundation
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Woo Wing Thye (President)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Woo Wing Thye (President)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Woo Wing Thye (President)
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia
 31
Malaysia average
 19
Global average
 75
2019
Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia
 27
% Female staff
2019
Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia
 26%
Malaysia average
 29%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia
 22%
Malaysia average
 33%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia
 24
Malaysia average
 9
Global average
 33
2019
Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia
 14
2018
Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia
 197

Social

Likes (2021)
Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia
 825
Malaysia average
 4,242
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia
 762
Subscribers (2021)
Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia
 942
Malaysia average
 2,459
Global average
 5,254
Subscribers (2019)
Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia
 903

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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