International Institute for Security Studies

Founding Year: 1958

Staff: 157


John Chipman (Director-General and Chief Executive)

The International Institute for Security Studies is “a research institute that provides objective information on military, geopolitical and geo-economic developments that could lead to conflict.” It’s core mission is to help “the world understand and address global security challenges.” It advances it’s goal through “publications, research projects and events around the globe. These include conferences where leading defence and foreign ministers, security experts and others discuss and shape international security policy.”



International Institute for Security Studies contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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