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

Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1965
Age (years)
Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace
56 
Israel average
 36
Global average
 31
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) (2019): Vered Vinisky-Seroussi
Leader gender: Female

Social

Likes (2019)
Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace
 1,797
Israel average
 13,196
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace
 36
Israel average
 2,730
Global average
 15,113
Subscribers (2019)
Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace
 30
Israel average
 1,454
Global average
 5,924
Followers (2019)
Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace
 63
Israel average
 11,958
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory, Organisation´s website
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