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

Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1958
Age (years)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
63 
United Kingdom average
 35
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders:  Sir Michael Howard & Denis Healey 
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): John Chipman
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): John Chipman
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): John Chipman
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 72
United Kingdom average
 52
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
International Institute for Strategic Studies
46% 
United Kingdom average
45% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 7%
United Kingdom average
32% 
Global average
34% 

Social

Likes (2019)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 54,724
United Kingdom average
 14,307
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2016)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 23,027
Twitter
Followers (2019)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 121,800
United Kingdom average
 24,104
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2017)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 82,214
Followers (2016)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 68,442
Subscribers (2016)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 23,027
United Kingdom average
 1,769
Global average
 1,408
Followers (2019)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 537
United Kingdom average
 1,976
Global average
 8,194
Followers (2019)
International Institute for Strategic Studies
 53,981
United Kingdom average
 5,498
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 11/02/2020
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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