Think tank

Forsvarsakademiet

The Royal Danish Defence College ‒ RDDC

Copenhagen, Denmark

At the Royal Danish Defence College, their ambition is to develop some of the most talented and recognized leaders in NATO. The Royal Danish Defence College’s programmes are based on research, conducted by the Royal Danish Defence College’s six institutes, within three core areas: Military Operations, Military Strategy and Military leadership. Besides offering research-based education, their military research is used widely, both within and outside of the Danish Defence to the benefit of society, their allies and partners. The Royal Danish Defence College has a large network of collaborators at both Danish and foreign research and education institutions and they contribute to the development of NATO doctrine and research projects.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.fak.dk/en/Pages/RDDC.aspx

Address:
Svanemoellen Baracks Ryvangs Allé 1 DK-2100 Copenhagen

Country:
Denmark

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
Danish , English

Organisation details

Business model
Government
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
1830
Age (years)
Forsvarsakademiet
191 
Denmark average
 42
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: King Frederik VI
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Kenneth Pedersen (Chairman), Chief of the Defence Staff
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Henrik Ryberg
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Forsvarsakademiet
 4
Denmark average
 56
Global average
 121
% Female staff
2019
Forsvarsakademiet
 0%
Denmark average
 44%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Forsvarsakademiet
 0%
Denmark average
 41%
Global average
 35%

Social

Likes (2021)
Forsvarsakademiet
 1,214
Denmark average
 8,281
Global average
 31,384
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Forsvarsakademiet
 1,033
Denmark average
 4,386
Global average
 15,312
Subscribers (2021)
Forsvarsakademiet
 0
Denmark average
 1,271
Global average
 5,254
Followers (2019)
Forsvarsakademiet
 5,734
Denmark average
 7,171
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

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