September 25, 2017

As we move closer to our 40th founding anniversary on September 26, we invite you to get to know the PIDS a bit more. Each day from August 18 to our anniversary day, we'll feature some interesting facts about the Institutea total of 40 Things (You Just Might Not Know) About PIDS.

40 Things (You Just Might Not Know) About PIDS (39/40):PIDS as one of the worlds best think tanks

Since 2012, PIDS has ranked as one of the worlds best think tanks in the annual Global Go To Think Tank Index Report released by the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program of the University of Pennsylvania. In 2016, it placed 38th among the 100 top think tanks in Southeast Asia and the Pacific. For the third time since 2014, it maintained its ranking as number one social policy think tank in Southeast Asia and 37th among the top 100 in the world under this category.

PIDS also excelled in other categories, including top international development think tank, top education policy think tank, best government-affiliated think tank, and think tank with the best external relations/public engagement program.

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