Think tank

防衛研究所

National Institute for Defense Studies ‒ NIDS

Tokyo, Japan

The National Institute for Defense Studies (NIDS) is the Ministry of Defense’s core policy research arm, conducting research and studies with a policy orientation primarily on security and military history, while also serving as a strategic college-level educational institution for the training of high-level officers of the Self-Defense Forces.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.nids.mod.go.jp

Address:
5-1 Ichigayahonmuracho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8808 Japan

Country:
Japan

Sub-region:
Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Japan
Operating languages
English , Japanese

Organisation details

Business model
Other
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
1952
Age (years)
防衛研究所
 70
Japan average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): HYODO Shinji
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): TANAKA Satoshi
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Hirose Yukinari
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
防衛研究所
 94
Japan average
 343
Global average
 86
2020
防衛研究所
 94
2019
防衛研究所
 136
% Female staff
2021
防衛研究所
 0%
Japan average
 20%
Global average
 48%
% Female researchers
2021
防衛研究所
 0%
Japan average
 6%
Global average
 16%

Social

Likes (2022)
防衛研究所
 1,911
Japan average
 20,947
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
防衛研究所
 1,470
Twitter
Followers (2022)
防衛研究所
 27,783
Japan average
 7,652
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
防衛研究所
 10,163

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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