Think tank

WISE

World Information Service on Energy ‒ WISE

Amsterdam, Netherlands

WISE was founded in 1978 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Since then, it has supported grassroot groups and individuals to effectively oppose nuclear power. WISE seeks to counter nuclear power through the organisation of campaigns, building networks, lobbying and knowledge production (publications).

Contact details

Website:
https://www.wiseinternational.org/nuclear-energy/studies-reports

Address:
Minahassastraat 1/ 103, 1094 RS Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Country:
Netherlands

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
Dutch , English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1978
Age (years)
WISE
 44
Netherlands average
 33
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: Sales of the Smiling Sun
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2022): Kirsten Sleven
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2021): Kirsten Sleven
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2022
WISE
 6
Netherlands average
 26
Global average
 44
2021
WISE
 6
% Female staff
2022
WISE
 33%
Netherlands average
 62%
Global average
 53%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
WISE
 37
Netherlands average
 37
Global average
 34

Social

Likes (2022)
WISE
 1,698
Netherlands average
 5,251
Global average
 32,696
Twitter
Followers (2022)
WISE
 816
Netherlands average
 8,990
Global average
 19,316
Subscribers (2022)
WISE
 93
Netherlands average
 1,982
Global average
 5,621
Followers (2022)
WISE
 450
Netherlands average
 9,268
Global average
 14,740
Followers (2022)
WISE
 266
Netherlands average
 17,525
Global average
 16,371

Data notes

Last updated: 21/04/2022
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website, Organisation's social media accounts
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