Think tank

International Institute for Strategic Studies

IISS

London, United Kingdom

IISS is a center for research, information, and debate on the subjects of military strategy, arms control, regional security, and conflict resolution. The objective of the institute is to promote, on a nonpartisan basis, the study, discussion, and exchange of information on the influence of modern and nuclear weapons and warfare upon the problems of strategy, defense, disarmament, and international relations. IISS is a non-partisan organisation, independent of government and other bodies.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.iiss.org/

Address:
Arundel House, 6 Temple Place, London WC2R 2PG, UK

Country:
United Kingdom

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Africa, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East & the Gulf, South Asia, US
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1958
Age (years)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 64
United Kingdom average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders:  Sir Michael Howard & Denis Healey 
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Dr John Chipman
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Dr John Chipman
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): John Chipman
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 52
United Kingdom average
 34
Global average
 86
% Female staff
2020
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 54%
United Kingdom average
 63%
Global average
 56%
2019
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 46%
% Female researchers
2019
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 7%
United Kingdom average
 32%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 2
United Kingdom average
 32
Global average
 34
2019
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 4

Social

Likes (2022)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 62,844
United Kingdom average
 48,568
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 61,034
Likes (2019)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 54,724
Twitter
Followers (2022)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 166,796
United Kingdom average
 37,173
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 142,667
Followers (2019)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 121,800
Subscribers (2022)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 0
United Kingdom average
 12,094
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 0
Subscribers (2016)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 23,027
Followers (2022)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 5,382
United Kingdom average
 20,870
Global average
 14,670
Followers (2021)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 1,955
Followers (2019)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 537
Followers (2022)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 128,529
United Kingdom average
 11,225
Global average
 16,346
Followers (2019)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 53,981

Data notes

Last updated: 22/01/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s entry in wikipedia, Organisation´s website
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