Think tank

Third World Network

TWN

Penang, Malaysia

Third World Network (TWN) is an independent non-profit international research and advocacy organisation involved in issues relating to development, developing countries and North-South affairs. TWN was formed to strengthen cooperation among development and environment groups in the South. TWN aims to bring about a greater articulation of the needs and rights of peoples in the South, a fair distribution of world resources, and forms of development which are ecologically sustainable and fulfill human needs.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.twn.my/

Address:
131 Jalan Macalister, 10400 Penang, Malaysia

Country:
Malaysia

Sub-region:
South-Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
International
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1984
Age (years)
Third World Network
 37
Malaysia average
 23
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Consumers' Association of Penang
Founder gender: Other/Not applicable

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Third World Network
 242
Malaysia average
 151
Global average
 6,666

Social

Likes (2019)
Third World Network
 6,168
Malaysia average
 3,648
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Third World Network
 1,105
Malaysia average
 2,052
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2019)
Third World Network
 59
Malaysia average
 1,234
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 28/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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