Think tank

Fridtjof Nansen Institute

FNI

Lysaker, Norway

The Fridtjof Nansen Institute (FNI) is an independent foundation engaged in research on international environmental, energy and resource management politics. Within this framework the institute's research is mainly grouped around six focal points: global governance and sustainable development; marine affairs and Law of the Sea; biodiversity and biosafety; polar and Russian politics; European energy and environmental politics; Chinese energy and environmental politics.The main discipline is political science, but FNI researchers also hold degrees in law, economics, history, social anthropology and biology, and have special language and regional competence on Russia and China.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.fni.no/

Address:
Fridtjof Nansen Institute P.O.Box 326, 1326 Lysaker

Country:
Norway

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English , Norwegian

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1958
Age (years)
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 64
Norway average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: The Fridtjof Nansen Foundation at Polhøgda
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Iver B. Neumann
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Iver B. Neumann
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Iver B. Neumann
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 44
Norway average
 94
Global average
 89
2019
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 35
% Female staff
2019
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 38%
Norway average
 49%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 36%
Norway average
 44%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Financials
2020
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 $4,433,180
Norway average
 $124,032,344
Global average
 $213,389,167
2019
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 $4,499,874

Social

Likes (2021)
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 2,109
Norway average
 13,100
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 1,946
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 1,598
Norway average
 7,774
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 1,341
Followers (2019)
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 447
Norway average
 6,522
Global average
 6,394

Data notes

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