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
 38
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Sam Nunn|Ted Turner
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Ernest J. Moniz
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Ernest J. Moniz
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Ernest J. Moniz
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 61
United States average
 37
Global average
 75
2019
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 48
% Female staff
2021
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 1%
United States average
 1%
Global average
 0%
2019
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 67%
% Female researchers
2019
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 0%
United States average
 27%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 15
United States average
 57
Global average
 33

Social

Likes (2021)
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 16,223
United States average
 86,715
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 15,866
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 18,147
United States average
 46,908
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 14,694
Subscribers (2021)
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 6,440
United States average
 15,378
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 4,041
Followers (2021)
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 3,824
United States average
 10,188
Global average
 8,224
Followers (2019)
Nuclear Threat Initiative
 2,158

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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