Socio-economic & Environmental Research Institute (SERI)

Address :

10 Jalan Brown, 10350 Penang, Malaysia
10350, Malaysia

Phone No.: 604-228-3306

Fax No.: 604-226-7042

Email :

Web Address :

Organization Description :


To serve as the ‘think tank’ of Penang, formulating strategic planning and policy recommendations based on sound research, analysis and judgment underlined by caring and sharing society concept. 


*To fulfill its mission to facilitate the building of a balanced and fully developed Penang. SERI undertakes to: 

*Conduct socio-economic and environmental studies related and relevant to the development of the State nad to recommend policy option that would concur with the principles of sustainable development; 

*Undertakes research and analysis of public policies in order to provide inputs for strategic planning in Penang; 

*Provide a forum for intellectual and professional exchange on critical, current and strategic issues that would have an impact on Penang’s development; 

*Undertakes research commissions by private and public sector clients, both local and international; 

*Maintain a comprehensive databank and resource center in order to facilitate research on the state; 

*Publish and disseminate research findings that would enrich public discourse and promote sustainable development in Penang: and 

*Provide support service on socio-economic and environmental programs to the State Government and its agencies. 


Other Information :

This information is fetched from per 19 January 2009