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Center For A New American Security, Center For A New American Security Jan 2015

Center For A New American Security, Center For A New American Security

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The mission of the Center for a New American Security (CNAS) is to develop strong, pragmatic and principled national security and defense policies. Building on the expertise and experience of its staff and advisors, CNAS engages policymakers, experts and the public with innovative, fact-based research, ideas and analysis to shape and elevate the national security debate. A key part of our mission is to inform and prepare the national security leaders of today and tomorrow.

CNAS is located in Washington, and was established in February 2007 by co-founders Dr. Kurt M. Campbell and Michèle A. Flournoy. CNAS is a 501 ...


Chatham House, Chatham House Jan 2015

Chatham House, Chatham House

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

Chatham House, the Royal Institute of International Affairs, is an independent policy institute based in London. Our mission is to help build a sustainably secure, prosperous and just world.

Founded in 1920, Chatham House engages governments, the private sector, civil society and its members in open debate and confidential discussion on the most significant developments in international affairs. Each year, the institute runs more than 300 private and public events – conferences, workshops and roundtables – in London and internationally with partners. Our convening power attracts world leaders and the best analysts in their respective fields from across the globe.


Centre For Democracy And Human Rights, Centre For Democracy And Human Rights Jan 2015

Centre For Democracy And Human Rights, Centre For Democracy And Human Rights

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

CEDEM is NGO established as a non-profit association of citizens, in order to advance and spread conscience on importance of proper and successful democratic transition; to research, analyze and follow process of transition as well as to influence on transitional process in Montenegro and contribute to the strengthening of civil society and democratization in general.

In that direction, CEDEM acts as a think-tank group by organizing the numerous public hearings and practical actions. CEDEM mainly operates in:

• conducting research and analytical projects in the field of democratic transition and human rights in Montenegro

• organizing conferences, round tables, meetings, seminars, workshops ...


Carnegie Moscow Center, Carnegie Moscow Center Jan 2015

Carnegie Moscow Center, Carnegie Moscow Center

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The Carnegie Moscow Center was established as a subdivision of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (Washington, DC) and started its activities in 1994. Beyond the Moscow center, the Carnegie Endowment maintains offices in Beijing, Beirut, and Brussels, making it the world’s first global think tank.

In 2014, Carnegie Moscow Center celebrated its 20th anniversary. During all these years, the Center has produced expert research and nonpartisan analysis independent of government or commercial interests. Committed to the principles of international scholarship and objectivity, the Center pursues a three-fold mission:

  • To embody and promote disinterested social science research and the ...


Rice University's Baker Institute For Public Policy, Baker Institute For Public Policy, Rice University Jan 2015

Rice University's Baker Institute For Public Policy, Baker Institute For Public Policy, Rice University

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

Founded in 1993, the James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy has established itself as one of the premier nonpartisan public policy think tanks in the country. The institute ranks 9th among university-affiliated think tanks worldwide, 18th among U.S. think tanks and fourth among energy resource think tanks, according to a 2014 study by the University of Pennsylvania's Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program. As an integral part of Rice University, one of the nation's most distinguished institutions of higher education, the Baker Institute has a strong track record of achievement based on the work of ...


Analytical Center For The Government Of The Russian Federation, Analytical Center For The Government Of The Russian Federation Jan 2015

Analytical Center For The Government Of The Russian Federation, Analytical Center For The Government Of The Russian Federation

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The Analytical Center for the Government of the Russian Federation is the source of prompt expert views on a wide range of socio-economic development issues of the country.

The efforts of the Analytical Center are concentrated on providing operational, informational and analytical support; expert support of government’s decisions on major issues of socio-economic development in the areas of finance, transport, industry, utilities, natural resources, environmental protection, education, health, innovation, information technologies, etc. Particular attention is paid to energy, fiscal policy, agriculture and strategic planning, in which the Analytical Center has established itself as a center of expertise.

The Analytical ...


Bruegel, Bruegel Jan 2015

Bruegel, Bruegel

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

Bruegel is a European think tank that specialises in economics. Established in 2005, it is independent and non-doctrinal. Bruegel’s mission is to improve the quality of economic policy with open and fact-based research, analysis and debate. We are committed to impartiality, openness and excellence. Bruegel’s membership includes EU Member State governments, international corporations and institutions.

Through publications, events, social media, and a lively blog, Bruegel has carved a unique discussion space for everyone interested in improving the quality of economic policy. Through a dual focus on analysis and impact, and dynamic relationships with policymakers at every governance level ...


Center For The Implementation Of Public Policies Promoting Equity And Growth (Cippec), Cippec Jan 2015

Center For The Implementation Of Public Policies Promoting Equity And Growth (Cippec), Cippec

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

Center for the Implementation of Public Policies Promoting Equity and Growth (CIPPEC) is a private, non-profit organization that strives to create a more just, democratic, and efficient State in Argentina to improve the quality of life for all Argentine citizens.


Le Centre Mauritanien D’Analyse De Politiques (Cmap), Cmap Jan 2015

Le Centre Mauritanien D’Analyse De Politiques (Cmap), Cmap

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

Créé par le Gouvernement au cours de l’année 2001 Le Centre Mauritanien d’Analyse de Politiques a pour mission de poursuivre le dialogue entrepris avec tous les acteurs nationaux et répondre ainsi aux besoins de renforcement des capacités et de la formulation d’études.

Il aidera en particulier dans l’évaluation des politiques publiques qui est devenue une nécessité dans le cadre du programme national de la bonne gouvernance.


Australian Institute Of International Affairs (Aiia), Australian Institute Of International Affairs Jan 2015

Australian Institute Of International Affairs (Aiia), Australian Institute Of International Affairs

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The Australian Institute of International Affairs (AIIA) is an independent, non-profit organisation seeking to promote interest in and understanding of international affairs in Australia.

It provides a forum for discussion and debate, but does not seek to formulate its own institutional views. The Institute arranges programs of lectures, seminars, workshops, conferences and other discussions, and sponsors research and publications. The AIIA was formed in 1924 and established as a federal body in 1933 and is the only nation-wide organisation of its kind in Australia. It is financed by members’ contributions, a small government subvention and tax deductible donations from individuals ...


Committee For Economic Development, Committee For Economic Development Jan 2015

Committee For Economic Development, Committee For Economic Development

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, business-led public policy organization that delivers well-researched analysis and reasoned solutions to our nation’s most critical issues.


Research Center For Study, Support And Economic Analysis In Madagascar, Cream Mar 2014

Research Center For Study, Support And Economic Analysis In Madagascar, Cream

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

Improve the capacity of Malagasy institutions, dealing with economic management through: analysis, formulation, monitoring and evaluation of economic policies.


Food, Agriculture, And Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network (Fanrpan), Fanrpan Jan 2014

Food, Agriculture, And Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network (Fanrpan), Fanrpan

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The origins of the Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network (FANRPAN) date back to 1994, when the Ministers of Agriculture from Eastern and Southern Africa saw the need for an independent policy input to address chronic food insecurity and the challenges of managing natural resources. In 1997, the Deans of the Faculties of Agriculture from eight countries in the SADC met and agreed to set up FANRPAN in response to the decision of the ministers. Following the drafting of a constitution with support from USAID funding, FANRPAN was officially registered as a private voluntary organization (PVO) in Zimbabwe ...


East Asia Institute, Eai Jan 2014

East Asia Institute, Eai

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The East Asia Institute is an independent think tank in Korea, founded in May 2002. The EAI strives to transform East Asia into a society of nations based on liberal democracy, market economy, open society, and peace. To this end, the EAI works to propagate liberal values and ideas including diversity, tolerance, accountability, and transparency through research, education, and international exchange. The EAI was established to pursue and develop innovative and fresh ideas. By attracting and cooperating with leading scholars and experts from the world, the EAI has functioned as a knowledge network generating creative policy ideas.The EAI endeavors ...


Danish Institute For International Studies (Diis), Diis Jan 2014

Danish Institute For International Studies (Diis), Diis

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

DIIS is an independent research institution for international studies, financed primarily by the Danish state. We carry out research and analysis on a wide range of issues within the areas of globalisation, security and development. We participate in national and international debates and academic networks and publish in high-ranking academic journals, always striving to excel in academic scholarship. At the same time, we continuously assess Denmark's foreign and political situation and inform the Danish media, politicians and the public about our work.


Ecologic Institute, Ecologic Institute Jan 2014

Ecologic Institute, Ecologic Institute

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

Ecologic Institute conducts inter- and transdisciplinary environmental research. The experts at Ecologic Institute also prepare political analyses and function as consultants. Ecologic Institute operates branches in Berlin, Brussels and Washington DC. In its role as a private, independent organization, Ecologic Institute is dedicated to the preparation of relevant sociopolitical aspects of sustainability research and contributing new knowledge to environmental policy. Innovative research methods, an orientation on practice and a transdisciplinary approach ensure scientific excellent and social relevance. The work done at Ecologic Institute covers the spectrum of environmental topics and includes the integration of environment-related issues into other political spheres.


Razumkov Centre, Razumkov Centre Jan 2014

Razumkov Centre, Razumkov Centre

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

Razumkov Centre is a non-governmental think tank founded in 1994. It carries out research of public policy in the following spheres:

  • domestic policy;
  • state administration;
  • economic policy;
  • energy;
  • land relations;
  • foreign policy;
  • social policy;
  • international and regional security;
  • national security and defence.

Razumkov Centre united experts in the fields of economy, energy, law, political sciences, international relations, military security, land relations, sociology, history and philosophy. The Centre has about 35 full-time employees, and over 100 persons work on contractual basis. The Ukrainian-wide public opinion polls of Razumkov Centre Sociological Service are carried out by over 300 interviewers.


Rand Corporation, Rand Jan 2014

Rand Corporation, Rand

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

RAND's research and analysis addresses issues that impact people around the world including security, health, education, sustainability, growth, and development. Much of this research is carried out on behalf of public and private grantors and clients.


Norwegian Institute Of International Affairs (Nupi), Nupi Jan 2014

Norwegian Institute Of International Affairs (Nupi), Nupi

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The Norwegian Institute of International Affairs has around 80 employees, including part-time positions and guest researchers. The institute is organised in six research groups that reflect our thematic core competences, and in addition the Administration department and the Communications department.


Namibia Institute For Democracy, Nid Jan 2014

Namibia Institute For Democracy, Nid

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The Namibia Institute for Democracy (NID), founded in 1991, implements a range of civic education, civil society development, socio-political survey and research and anti-corruption programs in Namibia. Funded by a variety of donors, these programs all aim to strengthen civil society and the public’s capacity to interact with government at all levels in an informed manner, to strengthen democratic institutions, and to provide opportunities for the exchange of public opinion and the support of public debate. In this process, the NID consults with the government, civil society, interest groups, political parties, the media, institutional authorities and private citizens in ...


Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, Kas Jan 2014

Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, Kas

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) is a political foundation. In Germany, 16 regional offices and two conference centers offer a wide variety of civic education conferences and events. Our offices abroad are in charge of over 200 projects in more than 120 countries. The foundation’s headquarters are situated in Sankt Augustin near Bonn, and also in Berlin. There, an additional conference center, named “The Academy”, was opened in 1998.

We are proud to bear the name of Konrad Adenauer. The first chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany’s name and principles are our guidelines, duty, and obligation. Established in 1955 ...


Italian Institute For International Political Studies (Ispi), Ispi Jan 2014

Italian Institute For International Political Studies (Ispi), Ispi

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The Italian Institute for International Political Studies (ISPI) is an independent think tank serving as a resource for government officials, business executives, journalists, civil servants, students and the all wishing to better understand international issues. Founded in Milan in 1934, ISPI approach international affairs in a sound pragmatic manner, monitoring geopolitical areas as well as major global trends. Comprehensive interdisciplinary analysis is ensured by close collaboration with specialists, academic and non-academic, in political, economic, legal, historical and strategic studies and an ever-growing network of think tanks, research centers and universities in Europe and abroad.

The Institute’s activities branch out ...


The Hungarian Institute Of International Affairs, Hiia Jan 2014

The Hungarian Institute Of International Affairs, Hiia

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The HIIA was established as a background support institution to the MFA “to strengthen the academic background of foreign policy analysis and strategic planning”.

The basic function of the HIIA is to conduct academic research, provide education and training as well as the dissemination of knowledge on international relations, global trends, European integration, issues of interest in the focus of Hungarian foreign policy, etc.


Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, Fes Jan 2014

Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, Fes

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung is a non-profit German political foundation committed to the advancement of public policy issues in the spirit of the basic values of social democracy through education, research, and international cooperation. The foundation, headquartered in Bonn and Berlin, was founded in 1925 and is named after Friedrich Ebert, Germany's first democratically elected president.

Today, the Friedrich Ebert Foundation has six adult education centers and 13 regional offices throughout Germany, maintains branch offices in over 90 countries and carries out activities in more than 100 countries.

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung is part of the network of German political foundations. Here are ...


Elcano Royal Institute, Elcano Royal Institute Jan 2014

Elcano Royal Institute, Elcano Royal Institute

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The Elcano Royal Institute (Real Instituto Elcano) is a private entity, independent of both the Public Administration and the companies that provide most of its funding. It was established, under the honorary presidency of HRH the Prince of Asturias, on 2 December 2001 as a forum for analysis and debate on international affairs and particularly on Spain’s international relations. Its output aims to be of use to Spain’s decision-makers, both public and private, active on the international scene. Its work should similarly promote the knowledge of Spain in the strategic scenarios in which the country’s interests are ...


The Robert Schuman Foundation, Frs Jan 2014

The Robert Schuman Foundation, Frs

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The Robert Schuman Foundation that was founded in 1991 after the fall of the Berlin Wall has been approved by the State for its services to the public; it works to promote the construction of Europe. The Foundation which is a reference research centre develops studies on the European Union and its policies promoting the content of these in France, Europe and elsewhere in the world. It encourages, contributes to and stimulates European debate thanks to the wealth of its research, publications and the organisation of conferences.

The Robert Schuman Foundation is established in Paris and Brussels and is a ...


Foro De Estudios Sobre La Administración De Justicia, Fores Jan 2014

Foro De Estudios Sobre La Administración De Justicia, Fores

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

Objectivos:

Mejorar satisfacción del usuario.

Lograr justicia rápida, eficiente y transparente.


Carnegie Endowment For International Peace, Carnegie Endowment For International Peace Jan 2014

Carnegie Endowment For International Peace, Carnegie Endowment For International Peace

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace is a unique global network of policy research centers in Russia, China, Europe, the Middle East, and the United States. Our mission, dating back more than a century, is to advance the cause of peace through analysis and development of fresh policy ideas and direct engagement and collaboration with decision makers in government, business, and civil society. Working together, our centers bring the inestimable benefit of multiple national viewpoints to bilateral, regional, and global issues.

In 2006, Carnegie launched a revolutionary plan to build the first global think tank. Since then it has transformed ...


Fundación Alternativas, Fundación Alternativas Jan 2014

Fundación Alternativas, Fundación Alternativas

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

Alternativas nació en 1997 con la voluntad de ser un cauce de incidencia y reflexión política, social, económica y cultural en España y Europa, en el marco de una mundialización creciente.

Es un lugar de encuentro, de discusión y elaboración de ideas y propuestas en el que participan los actores más dinámicos y avanzados de nuestra sociedad. El objetivo central de los impulsores es el análisis y definición de nuevas ideas, dirigiéndose al encuentro de los ciudadanos y del conjunto de la sociedad. Además, tenemos el objetivo de hacer propuestas a los partidos políticos y otros actores económicos y sociales ...


The Economic And Social Research Foundation, Esrf Jan 2014

The Economic And Social Research Foundation, Esrf

About Think Tanks: The Mission and Impact of the World's Leading Think Tanks

The Economic and Social Research Foundation was established in 1994 as an independent, not-for-profit institution for research and policy analysis.

The formation of ESRF was based on the assumption that there was need and demand for an improved understanding of policy options and development management issues, and that the capacity for this was lacking in the Tanzania civil service.

ESRF addressed this gap by putting into place qualified professional staff, modest resources and a favourable research environment for the analysis and discussion of economic and social policy.

The primary objectives of the Foundation are to strengthen capabilities in policy analysis ...