Think tank

Shan Women’s Action Network

Shan Women's Action Network ‒ SWAN

Chiang Mai, Thailand

SWAN is a network of Shan women active in Shan State and Thailand. It was founded on 28 March 1999. Its mission is to work on gender equality and justice for Shan women in the struggle for social and political change in Burma through community based actions, research and advocacy.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.shanwomen.org/

Address:
P.O. Box 120, Phrasing Post Offi ce, Chiang Mai 50205, Thailand

Country:
Thailand

Sub-region:
South-Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Thailand and Myanmar (Shan State)
Operating languages
Burmese , English , Thai

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1999
Age (years)
Shan Women’s Action Network
 23
Thailand average
 26
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Group of Shan women active in Thailand
Founder gender: All female
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): N/A

Organisational performance

Publications
2019
Shan Women’s Action Network
 1
Thailand average
 10
Global average
 28
2018
Shan Women’s Action Network
 88

Social

Likes (2022)
Shan Women’s Action Network
 12,261
Thailand average
 14,520
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Shan Women’s Action Network
 10,854
Likes (2019)
Shan Women’s Action Network
 7,453
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Shan Women’s Action Network
 3,633
Thailand average
 3,081
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
Shan Women’s Action Network
 2,807
Followers (2019)
Shan Women’s Action Network
 1,357
Subscribers (2022)
Shan Women’s Action Network
 49
Thailand average
 2,507
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
Shan Women’s Action Network
 49
Subscribers (2019)
Shan Women’s Action Network
 49
Followers (2022)
Shan Women’s Action Network
 627
Thailand average
 686
Global average
 14,670
Followers (2021)
Shan Women’s Action Network
 522
Followers (2019)
Shan Women’s Action Network
 396

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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