Think tank

Peace Institute

Ljubljana, Slovenia

The Peace Institute – Institute for Contemporary Social and Political Studies – is a private, independent, non-profit research institution founded in 1991 by individuals who believed in peaceful conflict resolution, equality and respect for human rights standards. The Institute uses scientific research and advocacy activities aimed at creating and an preserving open society capable of critical thought and based on the principles of equality, responsibility, solidarity, human rights and the rule of law. The Institute develops interdisciplinary research, educational and awareness-raising activities in the areas of social science, humanities, anthropology and law, in five thematic fields: human rights and minorities, politics, media, gender and cultural policies.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.mirovni-institut.si/o-mirovnem-institutu/

Address:
Institute for Contemporary Social and Political Studies, Metelkova 6, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

Country:
Slovenia

Sub-region:
Southern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Slovenia
Operating languages
English , Slovenian

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1991
Age (years)
Peace Institute
 30
Slovenia average
 35
Global average
 32
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Iztok Šori, PhD
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Peace Institute
 6
Slovenia average
 15
Global average
 139
% Female staff
2019
Peace Institute
83% 
Slovenia average
83% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Peace Institute
83% 
Slovenia average
83% 
Global average
33% 

Social

Likes (2019)
Peace Institute
 2,500
Slovenia average
 1,820
Global average
 27,922
Subscribers (2019)
Peace Institute
 75
Slovenia average
 75
Global average
 6,574

Data notes

Last updated: 03/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory, Organisation´s website
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