The Institute of Foreign Affairs and National Security (IFANS) is Korea’s top foreign policy and security think tank. IFANS is primarily responsible for: Conducting research on and analysis of the government’s mid to long-term foreign policy and diplomatic strategy, and developing policy recommendations on pending diplomatic issues. In addition, IFANS continues to build a wide-ranging policy research network with the academia and research institutions in Korea and abroad, share Korea’s diplomatic agenda with domestic and foreign audience, and promote public understanding on foreign policy through “open diplomacy together with people."
- 2572 Nambusunhwan-ro, Seocho-gu, Seoul, 06750, Seoul, Korea
- South Korea
- Eastern Asia
Areas of focus
Founder gender: Other entities
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2019): Jun Bong-Geun
Leader gender: Male