WSN: World Security Network
WSN is an international, independent, non-profit organization, with an elite network for foreign and security policy information.
Horasis: The Global Visions Community
Horasis: The Global Visions Community is the world's leading strategic advisory on long term scenarios related to globalization, systemic risk and Asian businesses. Together with their clients and partners they explore, define and implement trajectories of sustainable growth.
The Sustainability Forum Zurich
The Sustainability Forum Zürich (TSF) is an independent, non-profit, non-partisan association. The association has the purpose of organising and realising the annual International Sustainability Leadership Symposium and other dialogue events as well as connected research and promotion of projects, in particular as pertaining to the sustainability topic relevant to the financial market.
ICT4Peace aims to enhance performance of the international community in crisis management through the application of information Communications Technology (ICT) – technologies that can facilitate effective and sustained communication between peoples, communities and stakeholders involved in crisis management, humanitarian aid and peacebuilding.
CR Info Version IV
CRInfo Version IV, the new version of the Conflict Resolution Information Source is a free, online clearinghouse, indexing more than 25,000 peace- and conflict resolution-related Web pages, books, articles, audiovisual materials, organizational profiles, events, and current news articles
Democracy at large
Democracy at large is a quarterly magazine published by IFES offering news, analysis and debate on the theory and practice of building democratic societies. It is designed for professionals interested in democracy development worldwide.
Europe 2020 - European Laboratory of Political Anticipation
Europe 2020 is a website dedicated to European political anticipation. Developed in partnership with many different organisations including think-tanks, research centres and individual researchers, Europe 2020 website aims at promoting research in the field of European political anticipation and at circulating widely results of this research.
European Institute for Asian Studies (EIAS)
The European Institute for Asian Studies (EIAS) is a Brussels-based policy and research think-tank supported by the European Union (EU), which aims to promote understanding and cooperation between the EU and Asia.
German Institute for International and Security Affairs of the Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik
The German Institute for International and Security Affairs of the Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP) is an independent scientific establishment that conducts practically oriented research on the basis of which it then advises the Bundestag (the German parliament) and the federal government on foreign and security policy issues. The analyses and publications produced by SWP researchers and their participation in national and international debates on key issues help to shape opinion in their respective domains.
International Committee of the Red Cross
The ICRC is an independent, neutral organization ensuring humanitarian protection and assistance for victims of war and armed violence. The ICRC has a permanent mandate under international law to take impartial action for prisoners, the wounded and sick, and civilians affected by conflict.In situations of conflict the ICRC coordinates the response by national Red Cross and Red Crescent societies and their International Federation.The ICRC is at the origin of both the International Red Cross / Red Crescent Movement and of international humanitarian law, notably the Geneva Conventions.
International relations and Security Network
The ISN is a free public service, run by the Center for Security Studies (CSS) at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich). It provides a wide range of comprehensive products and resources to encourage the exchange of information among international relations and security professionals worldwide. The ISN works to promote a better understanding of the strategic challenges in today’s changed security environment.
Institut De Relations Internationales et Strategiques (IRIS)
The IRIS is a French research centre for international and strategic studies. Its team of experts, its networks and the quality of the analyses it conducts make the IRIS a privileged corporate partner for international development and a credible interlocutor for institutions. Established in 1991 and directed by Pascal Boniface, the activities of the IRIS cover four main sectors: - Strategic studies for institutions and companies, Organisation of events, Professional and initial training, Publication of works on international issues.
International Crisis Group
The International Crisis Group (Crisis Group) is an independent, non-profit, non-governmental organisation, with nearly 120 staff members on five continents, working through field-based analysis and high-level advocacy to prevent and resolve deadly conflict.
The Public Policy Site
The public policy website politika.lv, on-line since July 2001, is the first and largest on-line public policy resource in Latvia, publishing policy studies, in-depth opinion articles and other relevant resources on such policy areas as civil society, European issues, human rights, social integration, the rule of law/corruption, education, information society.
Research Institute for European and American Studies
The Research Institute for European and American Studies (RIEAS) in Athens, Greece is a non-profit independent research institute that provides opportunities to the young talented scholars to contribute their research findings. RIEAS is primarily focused on promoting research and policy analysis on Southeastern Europe and the broader Eastern Mediterranean region seen as integral parts of the global security model which emerged after the implosion of the USSR.
Swisspeace is an action-oriented peace-research institute in the area of conflict analysis and peace building. We research the causes of wars and violent conflicts, develop tools for early recognition of tensions, and formulate conflict mitigation and peace building strategies.
Tampere Peace Research Institute
Founded by the Finnish Parliament in 1969, Tampere Peace Research Institute opened in September 1970. Since August 1, 1994 TAPRI is an independent research centre, affiliated with the Research Institute for Social Sciences (RISS), of the University of Tampere.
The Club of Rome
The Club of Rome is a global think tank and centre of innovation and initiative. As a non-profit, non-governmental organisation (NGO), it brings together scientists, economists, businessmen, international high civil servants, heads of state and former heads of state from all five continents who are convinced that the future of humankind is not determined once and for all and that each human being can contribute to the improvement of our societies.
The Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA)
The mission of the Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA; Ulkopoliittinen instituutti - UPI) is to promote analytical discussion on international affairs in Finland. In this way, it supports decision-making in the area of foreign policy. The FIIA's work is based on high-quality research.
The International Centre for Democratic Transition
The International Centre for Democratic Transition (ICDT) aims to collect the experience of past democratic transitions and to share it with those who are determined to follow that path. It is based on the premise that, first of all, democracies make safer, more stable, and reliable neighbours; and, secondly, that democratic governance is beneficial to a country's own population. Its primary purpose is to provide guidance on the difficult journey from dictatorship to democracy.
The Netherlands Scientific Council for Government Policy
The Netherlands Scientific Council for Government Policy is an independent think tank for Dutch government. The WRR advises government - asked and unasked - about a variety of themes in a long term perspective. WRR-reports to the Government are policy-oriented but not necessarily in line with government policy. The themes go beyond sectors en are related to social issues the government might be confronted with in the future. WRR-recommendations are published in public reports, that can have both, a defining or an advising character.
Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy
The Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy is an independent research institution at the University of Hamburg. The work of the institute is thus underpinned by the postulate of a security policy that is both effective and geared to the use of peaceful means. The IFSH's research profile demonstrates an awareness of political realities, a focus on problem solving, and an international mix of staff and project partners.