Third World Studies Center

TWSC
Quezon City, Philippines

The TWSC is a social science research center of the University of the Philippines. Its mission is to develop critical, alternative paradigms to promote progressive scholarship and action for change by undertaking pioneering research on issues of national and international concern; creating spaces for discussion and dialogue; publishing original, empirically-grounded, and innovative studies; and building a community of activist-scholars and public intellectuals.

Contact details

Website:
www.twsc.upd.edu.ph

Address:
Third World Studies Center P.O. Box 210 Lower Ground Floor, Palma Hall Roxas Avenue University of the Philippines Diliman Quezon City 1101 Philippines

Country:
Philippines

Sub-region:
South-Eastern Asia

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1977
Age (years)
Third World Studies Center
 46
Philippines average
 33
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Dr. Francisco Nemenzo
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Joseph E. Palis (Director)
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Third World Studies Center
 9
Philippines average
 12
Global average
 87
2019
Third World Studies Center
 11
% Female staff
2021
Third World Studies Center
 44%
Philippines average
 47%
Global average
 48%
2019
Third World Studies Center
 33%
% Female researchers
2019
Third World Studies Center
 33%
Philippines average
 46%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Third World Studies Center
 2
Philippines average
 410
Global average
 6,812

Social

Likes (2023)
Third World Studies Center
 5,900
Philippines average
 33,666
Global average
 27,094
Likes (2022)
Third World Studies Center
 5,295
Likes (2021)
Third World Studies Center
 4,763
Twitter
Followers (2023)
Third World Studies Center
 1,681
Philippines average
 1,231
Global average
 19,389
Followers (2022)
Third World Studies Center
 1,280
Followers (2021)
Third World Studies Center
 1,088
Subscribers (2023)
Third World Studies Center
 1,270
Philippines average
 586
Global average
 6,305
Subscribers (2022)
Third World Studies Center
 1,100
Subscribers (2021)
Third World Studies Center
 860

Data notes

Last updated: 08/05/2023
Rating of data accuracy (find out more) : Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation┬┤s website
Have we got something wrong?: Contact us to update this record. There is more information in the database, you can download it here.