Think tank

Hiroshima Peace Institute

HPI

Hiroshima, Japan

HPI, established as a research unit in the Hiroshima City University, engages in a variety of research activities related with peace, inspired by the city's historical experience as the first city in the world to be devastated by a nuclear weapon. HPI devotes itself to the task of contributing to the development of a peaceful local community and the realization of world peace by conducting research on nuclear disarmament, with a view to achieving the ultimate goal of completely eliminating nuclear weapons and peacefully resolving problems confronting international society. HPI also strives to contribute to the progress of peace research around the world by working in close cooperation with like-minded organizations in Japan and abroad and disseminating the results of its work through public lectures, symposia, and publications.

Contact details

Website:
http://serv.peace.hiroshima-cu.ac.jp

Address:
3-4-1, Ozuka-higashi, Asaminami-ku, Hiroshima 731-3194 Japan

Country:
Japan

Sub-region:
Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
International
Operating languages
English , Japanese

Organisation details

Business model
N/A
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1998
Age (years)
Hiroshima Peace Institute
 23
Japan average
 37
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Hiroshima City University
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): N/A Leader(s) (2020): N/A Leader(s) (2019): Oshiba, Ryo
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Hiroshima Peace Institute
 15
Japan average
 188
Global average
 121
% Female staff
2019
Hiroshima Peace Institute
 20%
Japan average
 15%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Hiroshima Peace Institute
 23%
Japan average
 18%
Global average
 35%

Social

Likes (2021)
Hiroshima Peace Institute
 73
Japan average
 22,298
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Hiroshima Peace Institute
 60
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Hiroshima Peace Institute
 133
Japan average
 6,605
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Hiroshima Peace Institute
 88

Data notes

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