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
 38
Malaysia average
 22
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Consumers' Association of Penang
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): N/A

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Third World Network
 242
Malaysia average
 155
Global average
 6,811

Social

Likes (2021)
Third World Network
 6,543
Malaysia average
 4,225
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Third World Network
 6,168
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Third World Network
 2,765
Malaysia average
 3,073
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Third World Network
 1,105
Followers (2019)
Third World Network
 59
Malaysia average
 1,257
Global average
 6,394

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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