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
63 
Norway average
 46
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: The Fridtjof Nansen Foundation at Polhøgda
Founder gender: Other/Not applicable
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Iver B. Neumann
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 35
Norway average
 184
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
38% 
Norway average
49% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
36% 
Norway average
44% 
Global average
34% 

Social

Likes (2019)
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 1,946
Norway average
 9,866
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 1,341
Norway average
 7,794
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2019)
Fridtjof Nansen Institute
 447
Norway average
 6,704
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 30/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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