Think tank

Manila Observatory

MO

Quezon City, Philippines

The Manila Observatory has been watching the skies, carrying out research, and serving the people for over a hundred years. The Manila Observatory is a private non-stock, non-profit, scientific research institution established in 1865 by the Jesuit mission in the Philippines. With Federico Faura at its inception, it was engaged in the systematic observation of Philippine weather.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.observatory.ph/

Address:
Manila Observatory P.O. Box 122, UP Post Office Diliman, Quezon City 1101 Philippines

Country:
Philippines

Sub-region:
South-Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Philippines
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Founded by
Founders: Federico Faura
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Dr. Antonio Gabriel M. La Viña (Executive Director)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Gemma Teresa Narisma
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Gemma Teresa Narisma
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Manila Observatory
 28
Philippines average
 12
Global average
 89
% Female staff
2021
Manila Observatory
 46%
Philippines average
 47%
Global average
 48%

Social

Likes (2021)
Manila Observatory
 6,101
Philippines average
 25,293
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
Manila Observatory
 5,775
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Manila Observatory
 621
Philippines average
 1,723
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
Manila Observatory
 590
Followers (2019)
Manila Observatory
 579
Subscribers (2022)
Manila Observatory
 16
Philippines average
 571
Global average
 5,882
Subscribers (2021)
Manila Observatory
 11
Subscribers (2019)
Manila Observatory
 7
Followers (2019)
Manila Observatory
 98
Philippines average
 21,538
Global average
 6,399

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
Have we got something wrong? Contact us to update this record. There is more information in the database, you can download it here.