Think tank

World Peace Foundation

WPF

Cambridge, MA, United States

The Foundation analyzes the cause of ethnic, religious, and other intercommunal conflict, and seeks to identify practical ways to prevent and limit such conflict. It is concerned with the vulnerability of weak states, with good governance and improving leadership, with methods of moderating the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, with peace building and peace enforcement capabilities in Africa, and with the role of truth commissions in conflict prevention and conflict resolution.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.worldpeacefoundation.org

Address:
Fletcher School, Tufts University 169 Holland Street, Suite 209 Somerville, MA 02144

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1910
Age (years)
World Peace Foundation
 112
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Edwin Ginn
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Alex de Waal
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Alex de Waal
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Alex de Waal
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
World Peace Foundation
 6
United States average
 38
Global average
 86
2017
World Peace Foundation
 6
% Female staff
2021
World Peace Foundation
 50%
United States average
 51%
Global average
 48%

Organisational performance

Financials
2015
World Peace Foundation
 $1,754,057
United States average
 $21,418,265
Global average
 $57,395,241

Social

Likes (2022)
World Peace Foundation
 5,103
United States average
 89,086
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
World Peace Foundation
 4,276
Likes (2019)
World Peace Foundation
 3,264
Twitter
Followers (2022)
World Peace Foundation
 11,667
United States average
 49,067
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
World Peace Foundation
 6,431
Followers (2019)
World Peace Foundation
 2,603
Subscribers (2022)
World Peace Foundation
 404
United States average
 16,608
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
World Peace Foundation
 351
Subscribers (2019)
World Peace Foundation
 291
Followers (2022)
World Peace Foundation
 997
United States average
 28,709
Global average
 16,346
Followers (2019)
World Peace Foundation
 8

Data notes

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