BASIC is an independent Think Tank. Their mission is to connect governments with experts to design and implement credible proposals to build international trust, reduce nuclear risks, and advance disarmament. They are peace and security experts with a reputation for convening empathic dialogues that help states acknowledge and overcome complex strategic and political differences. They are well-known for creative thinking that brings new ideas to pressing peace and security issues. They facilitate effective, meaningful exchange between siloed and often hostile political communities.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: Both male and female co-founders
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2022): Sebastian Brixey-Williams and Marion Messmer (Co-Directors)
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2021): Sebastian Brixey-Williams and Marion Messmer (Co-Directors)
Leader gender: Male