Think tank

Nuclear Threat Initiative

NTI

Washington D.C., United States

The Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization founded in 2001 by former U.S. Senator Sam Nunn and philanthropist Ted Turner in the United States, which works to prevent catastrophic attacks and accidents with weapons of mass destruction and disruption – nuclear, biological, radiological, chemical, and cybersecurity.NTI has been engaged in developing, shaping, and implementing nuclear security projects. In addition to building global awareness, NTI engages in model programs to inspire private and governmental efforts toward nuclear, biological, and chemical threat reduction.The Nuclear Threat Initiative serves as the Secretariat for the "Nuclear Security Project", in cooperation with the Hoover Institution.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.nti.org/

Address:
Nuclear Threat Initiative, 1776 Eye Street, NW Suite 600, Washington, DC 20006

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
2001
Age (years)
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 20
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Sam Nunn|Ted Turner
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Ernest J Moniz
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 48
United States average
 71
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Nuclear Threat Initiative
67% 
United States average
46% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 0%
United States average
27% 
Global average
34% 

Social

Likes (2019)
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 15,866
United States average
 72,519
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 14,694
United States average
 35,047
Global average
 15,113
Subscribers (2019)
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 4,041
United States average
 12,119
Global average
 5,924
Followers (2019)
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 2,158
United States average
 8,378
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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