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
111 
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Edwin Ginn
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Alex de Waal
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Alex de Waal
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Alex de Waal
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2017
World Peace Foundation
 6
United States average
 56
Global average
 161

Organisational performance

Financials
2015
World Peace Foundation
 $1,754,057
United States average
 $21,077,089
Global average
 $55,910,158

Social

Likes (2019)
World Peace Foundation
 3,264
United States average
 72,519
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2017)
World Peace Foundation
 2,656
Twitter
Followers (2019)
World Peace Foundation
 2,603
United States average
 35,047
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2018)
World Peace Foundation
 2,403
Followers (2017)
World Peace Foundation
 1,653
Subscribers (2019)
World Peace Foundation
 291
United States average
 12,119
Global average
 5,924
Subscribers (2017)
World Peace Foundation
 204
Followers (2019)
World Peace Foundation
 8
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: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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