Think tank

Instituto da Defesa Nacional

National Defense Institute ‒ IDN

Lisbon, Portugal

The National Defense Institute (IDN) is a Portuguese public institution, supervised by the Portuguese Ministry of National Defense, based in Lisbon. IDN's mission is to support the formulation of the national strategic thinking, and to promote the study, research and dissemination of security and defense matters.. Despite being part of the Ministry of National Defense, in the exercise of its powers, IDN enjoys scientific and pedagogical autonomy.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.idn.gov.pt/

Address:
Instituto da Defesa Nacional, Calçada das Necessidades, 5, 1399-017 Lisboa

Country:
Portugal

Sub-region:
Southern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Portugal, EU, Brazil
Operating languages
English , Portuguese

Organisation details

Business model
Government
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
1976
Age (years)
Instituto da Defesa Nacional
 47
Portugal average
 32
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Founder gender: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Professor Maria Helena Chaves Careers
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Professor Maria Helena Chaves Careers
Leader gender: Female

Social

Likes (2022)
Instituto da Defesa Nacional
 9,811
Portugal average
 6,336
Global average
 32,624
Likes (2021)
Instituto da Defesa Nacional
 9,367
Likes (2019)
Instituto da Defesa Nacional
 8,550
Followers (2022)
Instituto da Defesa Nacional
 1,807
Portugal average
 1,153
Global average
 19,187
Followers (2021)
Instituto da Defesa Nacional
 1,165
Followers (2019)
Instituto da Defesa Nacional
 560
Subscribers (2022)
Instituto da Defesa Nacional
 677
Portugal average
 256
Global average
 5,592
Subscribers (2021)
Instituto da Defesa Nacional
 455
Subscribers (2019)
Instituto da Defesa Nacional
 80

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Imported
Data sources consulted: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory
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