Think tank

Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research

TFF

Lund, Sweden

TFF is a network think tank with 80 associates around the world, two staff members at its headquarters, and volunteers based on Gandhian principles. Programs include conflict understanding and mitigation, alternative security, nonviolence, UN and the world order, peace research, education, advocacy, postwar reconciliation, and field work. TFF is also involved in providing lectures and conflict skills training as well as innovative theories and practical solutions. TFF has worked with the former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia since 1991, Georgia since 1993, Burundi since 1999, and Iraq since 2002. It publishes a free newsletter, the TFF PressInfo and Peace Browser; Peace Tips; reports; and books. Its website, the Transnational News Navigator, has a large link section as well as 350 news sources. Other areas covered are nationalism and war, social science, international relations, strategic issues, foreign affairs, war and the media, human rights, third world studies, civic societies.

Contact details

Website:
https://transnational.live/

Address:
Vegagatan 25, S – 224 57 Lund

Country:
Sweden

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1986
Age (years)
Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research
 35
Sweden average
 31
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Jan Oberg and Christina Spännar
Founder gender: Both male and female founders
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Jan Oberg, (chair)
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Jan Oberg
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Jan Oberg
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2017
Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research
 0
Sweden average
 89
Global average
 163

Social

Likes (2021)
Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research
 7,326
Sweden average
 8,126
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research
 7,450
Likes (2017)
Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research
 7,457
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research
 1,401
Sweden average
 10,142
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research
 1,400
Subscribers (2021)
Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research
 184
Sweden average
 1,145
Global average
 5,254
Subscribers (2019)
Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research
 170
Subscribers (2017)
Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research
 161
Subscribers (2019)
Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research
Sweden average
Global average
Subscribers (2017)
Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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