Think tank

Center for a New American Security

CNAS

Washington D.C., United States

The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) is an independent, bipartisan, nonprofit organization that develops strong, pragmatic, and principled national security and defense policies. CNAS engages policymakers, experts, and the public with innovative, fact-based research, ideas, and analysis to shape and elevate the national security debate. A key part of our mission is to inform and prepare the national security leaders of today and tomorrow.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.cnas.org/

Address:
1152 15th St NW Suite 950 Washington, DC 20005

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2007
Age (years)
Center for a New American Security
 15
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Michèle Flournoy| Kurt M. Campbell
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Richard Fontaine
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Richard Fontaine
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Richard Fontaine
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Center for a New American Security
 43
United States average
 38
Global average
 86
2019
Center for a New American Security
 44
2017
Center for a New American Security
 38
% Female staff
2021
Center for a New American Security
 63%
United States average
 51%
Global average
 48%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Center for a New American Security
 44
United States average
 61
Global average
 34
Financials
2015
Center for a New American Security
 $8,787,730
United States average
 $21,418,265
Global average
 $57,395,241

Social

Likes (2022)
Center for a New American Security
 13,592
United States average
 89,086
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Center for a New American Security
 13,502
Likes (2019)
Center for a New American Security
 13,074
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Center for a New American Security
 56,192
United States average
 49,067
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
Center for a New American Security
 51,019
Followers (2019)
Center for a New American Security
 44,114
Subscribers (2022)
Center for a New American Security
 6,360
United States average
 16,608
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
Center for a New American Security
 4,830
Subscribers (2019)
Center for a New American Security
 3,035
Followers (2022)
Center for a New American Security
 387
United States average
 20,356
Global average
 14,670
Followers (2021)
Center for a New American Security
 328
Followers (2019)
Center for a New American Security
 206
Followers (2022)
Center for a New American Security
 16,652
United States average
 28,709
Global average
 16,346
Followers (2019)
Center for a New American Security
 6,257

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory, Organisation´s website
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