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Third World Network (TWN)
The Third World Network, founded in 1984, is an independent non-profit international network of organisations and individuals involved in issues relating to development, the Third World and North- South issues. Its objectives are to conduct research on economic, social and environmental issues pertaining to the South; to publish books and magazines; to organize and participate in seminars; and to provide a platform representing broadly Southern interests and perspectives at international fora such as the UN conferences and processes.

The TWN's international secretariat is based in Penang, Malaysia. It has offices in Delhi, India; Montevideo, Uruguay (for South America); Geneva; and Accra, Ghana. The Third World Network has affiliated organisations in several Third World countries, including India, the Philippines, Thailand, Brazil, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Peru, Ethiopia, Uruguay, Mexico, Ghana, South Africa and Senegal. It also cooperates with several organisations in the North.

Website: www.twnside.org.sg [new window]

Third World Network International Secretariat
Researcher: Sangeeta Shashikant
121-S Jalan Utama
10450 Penang
Malaysia


email: twnet@po.jaring.my

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