ThinkYoung is the first think tank focusing on young people. It was founded in 2009 in Brussels and has expanded to Geneva, Madrid, Hong Kong and Nairobi. It is a not-for-profit organisation, with the aim of making the world a better place for young people, by involving them in decision making processes and by providing decision makers with high-quality research on key issues affecting young people. ThinkYoung conducts studies and surveys, makes documentary movies, writes policy proposals and develops educational programmes. So far, ThinkYoung projects have reached over 600,000 young people.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leader gender: N/A Leader(s) (2021): Andrea Gerosa
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2020): Andrea Gerosa (Founder and Chief Thinker)
Leader gender: Male