Think tank

Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace

Jerusalem, Israel

The Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace was the first research institute in Israel and the Middle East that studied advancing peace in the region. The Truman Institute focuses on the countries of the Middle East as well as the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. It examines the conflict resolution from the historical, cultural, psychological, political and socio-economic perspectives.

Contact details

Website:
http://truman.huji.ac.il

Address:
The Hebrew University, Mt. Scopus Campus. Jerusalem, 9190501Israel

Country:
Israel

Sub-region:
Western Asia

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Middle East, Asia, Africa, and Latin America
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1965
Age (years)
Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace
56 
Israel average
 35
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Louis H. Boyer, Dr. Eliahu Elath, David Noyes, Samuel Rothberg, Peoria, Charles Bloom, Stanley M. Bogen, Rita and Ernest Bogen, Abraham Borman, Allan Bronfman, Irwin Chanin, Yekutiel X. Federman, Dalck Feith, Harold L. Fierman, George Frankel, George Friedland, Samuel A. Fryer, Saul Furman, Dr. Susan A. Gitelson, Lawrence and Nancy E. Glick, Etta M. and Nathaniel Goldstein Family Foundation, Dr. Philip Gotlieb, Fred and Fay Howard, Anatol M. Josepho, Herbert and Ellie D. Katz, Henry Kaufmann Foundation, Philip M. Klutznik, Dr. Mortimer K. Kopp, Stanley S. Lagendorf, Lasdon Foundation, Joseph Levy, Isidore Lipshutz, Max M. Low, Robert K. Low, Morton and Barbara Mandel, Lester Martin, Joseph M. Mazer, Samuel M. Melton, Baron de Hirsch Meyer, Jakob Michael, Oscar S. Pattiz, James Ross, Baron E. de Rothschild, Madeleine H. Russell, Robert S. Savin, Emma Schaver, Mark S. Schulman, Samuel Sturman, Dr. Jerry M. Sudarksy, Abraham F. Wechsler, Ben Weingart, William Wishnick
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Nissim Otmazgin
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Vered Vinisky-Seroussi
Leader gender: Female

Social

Likes (2021)
Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace
 2,315
Israel average
 11,263
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace
 1,797
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace
 39
Israel average
 6,109
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace
 36
Subscribers (2021)
Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace
 34
Israel average
 6,048
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace
 30
Followers (2019)
Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace
 63
Israel average
 5,610
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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