Think tank

World Vision Korea

Seoul, South Korea

Korea World Vision is a member of International World Vision (London, UK) which is a global NGO that practices God’s love to make the world’s most vulnerable children, families, and communities free from poverty and inequality and makes suitable changes with all partners. It is a professional aid development agency based on Christian spirit, respecting other religions, and does not work on the premise of conversion. World Vision works with a variety of religious leaders around the world and works without discrimination against religion, society, culture, and gender. In Korea, the World Vision was established following the Korean war and eventually helped transformed the country from a receiving nation to becoming a donor.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.worldvision.or.kr/business/worldvision/worldvision_main.asp

Address:
77-1, Yeouinaru-ro, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul (07327)

Country:
South Korea

Sub-region:
Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Korea
Operating languages
English , Korean

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Network
Year founded
1953
Age (years)
World Vision Korea
 69
South Korea average
 35
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Robert Pierce
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2019): No Hoon Park
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
World Vision Korea
 17
South Korea average
 130
Global average
 124
% Female staff
2019
World Vision Korea
 0%
South Korea average
 31%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
World Vision Korea
 0%
South Korea average
 30%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
World Vision Korea
 40
South Korea average
 23
Global average
 34

Social

Likes (2021)
World Vision Korea
 131,598
South Korea average
 10,164
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
World Vision Korea
 136,032
Twitter
Followers (2022)
World Vision Korea
 10,463
South Korea average
 10,057
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
World Vision Korea
 10,855
Followers (2019)
World Vision Korea
 11,654
Subscribers (2022)
World Vision Korea
 397
South Korea average
 5,463
Global average
 5,882
Subscribers (2021)
World Vision Korea
 328
Subscribers (2019)
World Vision Korea
 1,070
Followers (2021)
World Vision Korea
 17,627
South Korea average
 3,833
Global average
 14,022
Followers (2019)
World Vision Korea
 11,992

Data notes

Last updated: 10/01/2022
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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