Centre for Economic Policy Research

Works in a variety of issues from globalization to EU´s

Enlargement and international economy

The European Policy Center

A variety of activities and reports on EU issues. Based in Brussels

European Union Institute for Security Studies (FR)

Created by a Council Joint Action on 20 July 2001. EU´s under

second ‘pillar’ – the Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP). Is the

former WEU Institute

CEPS Centre for

European Policy Studies

Their mission is to produce sound policy research leading to

constructive solutions to the challenges facing Europe


Security Information Service ISIS Europe

Factual information and analysis on international security and defence.

Its primary purpose is to improve national and European parliamentary

scrutiny of foreign and security policy

GRIP: Groupe de

Recherche et d’Information sur la Paix et la Sécurité

L’Europe, la sécurité internationale et le

développement durable

European Policy

Institutes Network EPIN

EPIN is a new network of European think tanks and policy institutes. It

has 39 member institutes across 29 countries – EU member states and candidate countries



Council for Foreign Relations

German foreign policy and international relations. Publishes

International Politik

Fiedrich Ebert Stiftung

The SPD Foundation. A political public-interest institution committed

to the principles and basic values of social democracy

Center for Applied Policy Research

Maxwell School of Syracuse University. CPR research covers a variety of

areas like… aging, social welfare, and income security policy;

domestic urban and regional issues; and public finance, particularly

education finance

George C.

Marshall European Center for Security Studies

Based in Germany, the Center is a bi-lateral institution of security and defense learning for foreign and security policy officials

Bonn International

Center for Conversion BICC

An independent non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the

transfer of former military resources and assets to alternative

civilian purposes


Canadian Universities: Security and Defence Forum


Canadian link collection

Canadian Institute of International Affairs

Providing Canadians with a forum for discussion and analysis of international affairs

Un forum national au Canada pour analyser et débattre des affaires internationales

Canadian Institute of

Strategic Studies

The CISS is the vehicle to stimulate the research, study, analysis and discussion of the strategic implications of major national and international issues, events and trends as they affect Canada


for Military and Strategic Studies, University of Calgary

The CMSS: University of Calgary. Research and to dissemination of

information on Canadian security and defence issues


québécois des hautes études internationales

Organisé autour de trois axes : les relations internationales,

le développement international et les affaires internationales


B. Pearson Canadian International Peacekeeping Training Centre

A division of the Canadian Institute of Strategic Studies, established

in 1994 by the Government of Canada. Its mission is to support and

enhance the Canadian contribution to international peace, security and



Ibn Khaldun

Center, Egypt

An independent institution for applied social science research


Grupo de Estudios

Estratégicos (GEES)

La página Web de un instituto pionero en España

CEAS: Centro de

Estudios y Análisis de Seguridad

Seminario Permanente de la Facultad de Ciencias Políticas y

Sociología. Universidad de Granada


Universitario de Estudios Europeos (CT) (ES) (EN)

IUEE es un consorcio integrado por la Generalitat de Catalunya y la

Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona (UAB)

Instituto de

Estudios sobre Conflictos y Acción Humanitaria

IECAH es una iniciativa

de acreditados expertos españoles,l

estudio de los conflictos, las tendencias globales, la ayuda

humanitaria y la cooperación para el desarrollo

Real Instituto


Promovido por los ministerios de AAEE, Defensa, Economía y

apoyado por entidades privadas. Aspira a ser el equivalente de los

grandes institutos nacionales existentes en otros países


Centro de investigación, docencia, documentación y

divulgación sobre las relaciones internacionales y el desarrollo

CIP: Centro de

Investigación para la Paz

Se ocupa de analizar tendencias internacionales con especial

atención a los conflictos armados, sus actores; la

globalización y sus efectos; y el desarrollo


Español de Relaciones Internacionales y Política Exterior

Un acreditado instituto, hoy vinculado a la Fundación Ortega

INCIPE: Instituto

Cuestiones Internacionales y Política Exterior

Se dedica al estudio de la política exterior española y

de las cuestiones globales, especialmente en Europa y Eurasia central

CEAR: Comisión

Española de Ayuda al Refugiado

Especializada en la defensa del derecho de asilo, refugio


Universitario de Desarrollo y Cooperación (IUDC-UCM)

Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Es una iinstitución

pública de enseñanza superior que realiza actividades de

asesoría y capacitación en Cooperación y



de Derecho Internacional Público

Página Web de la Sección Departamental de Derecho

Internacional público y Relaciones Internacionales de la

Facultad de Ciencias de la Información de la Universidad

Complutense de Madrid

Estados Unidos

CEIP: Carnegie

Endowment for International Peace


Center for Transatlantic Relations

The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, The Johns

Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins SAIS

SAIS: Paul Nitze School of Advanced International Studies. John Hopkins


National Democratic

Institute for International Affairs

El NDI tiene como objetico fortalecer la democracia en el mundo

The NDI aims at strengthening democracy worldwide

Institute for

Policy Studies The US’s oldest multi-issue progressive think tank

GMF : The German

Marshall Fund of the United States

Council on Foreign


Dedicated to increasing America’s understanding of the world and

contributing ideas to U.S. foreign policy. The council publishes Foreign Affairs,

the prestigious journal on global issues


Brookings Institution

Public policy from Iraq, bringing new knowledge to the attention of

decisionmakers and affording scholars a better insight into public

policy issues to governance or economie studies. A Washington insider

Institute of World


Devoted to international understanding and the peaceful resolution of

conflict. Funded in 1924. Kissinger is one of the counsellors


Policy Institute

PPI’s goal is to define and promote a new progressive politics for

America in the 21st century

RAND Corporation

Policy and decisionmaking through research and analysis. The first

organization to be called a «think tank»

Strategic Studies Institute

The U.S. Army War College’s SSI is the strategic level study agent for

the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations and Plans

US Institute of Peace

Created and funded by Congress to strengthen the nation’s


to promote the peaceful resolution of international conflict

World Policy


New School University. Policy research and advocacy on critical world

problems. Editor of the World

Policy Journal


Institute for Security Studies

T.I.S.S. is an interdisciplinary consortium sponsored by three North

Carolina research universities on issues of national and international


African Studies Center (U.Penn)

An interdisciplinary program centrered in the historic and cultural

diversity of sub-Saharan African peoples. A good links collection


Institute (ES)

An organization dedicated to informing policymakers and the public

about emerging global problems and the complex links between the world

economy and its environmental support systems

The Pew Research

Center for the People & the Press Encuestas diversos temas


the Global Partnership Project A CSIS-coordinated consortium of 20

influential policy research organizations in Asia, Europe, and North



IFRI: Institut

Français des Relations Internationales (EN)

L´IFRI est en France le principal centre indépendant de

recherche, d’information et de débat sur les grandes questions



Pour la Recherche Estratègique(EN)

Their main lines of research cover the major contemporary strategic


Centre d’Etude et

de Prospective Stratégique CEPS

Son but est analyser et mettre en perspective les facteurs

d’évolution technologiques, économiques et financiers

afin d’aider aussi bien les entrepriss, les institutions que les Etats

à se positionner dans un environnement global

Institut national de

études démographiques

L’INED est chargé d’étudier les problèmes

démographiques sous tous leurs aspects


Jaffee Center

for Strategic Studies (JCSS)


Instituto Affari


Scopo prioritario dell’Istituto e promuovere la conoscenza della

politica internazionale

The Institute’s main objective is to promote an understanding of

theproblems ofinternational politics



Academy of Diplomatic Studies

Their goal is to assist all countries, especially those with limited

human and financial resources, to participate equally and meaningfully

in international affairs


International Peace

Research Institute, Oslo (PRIO)New

Paises Bajos


Institute of International Relations

The site of the prestigious Clignendael

Centre for

European Security Studies

Groningen University. Special atention to Central and Estern Europe



Academic Society for the Study of International Affairs (PASSIA)


Instituto de

Estudos Estratégicos Internacionais- Portugal (EN)

Reino Unido

Foreign Policy Centre

A Labour Party Initiative on Europe’s World Affairs

New Europe

Their motto is «Europe yes, Euro no»

The Royal

Institute of International Affairs (RIIA)

The prestigious Chathan House


European Institute

Research center at the University os Sussex


Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)

The IISS is a primary source of information on international strategic


Centre for European

Reform (CER)

A think-tank devoted to improving the quality of the debate on the

future of the European Union

Jane’s Information


Intelligence source of information


on Conflict Resolution and Etnicity (INCORE)

Set up by the University of Ulster and the United Nations University to

undertake research and policy work on the resolution of ethnic,

political and religious conflicts

Royal United

Institute for Defence Studies (RUSI)

Analysis and debate of international and national defence and security

The Global


A critical gateway to world politics, society and culture



International Peace Research Institute SIPRI

For years, an indispensable siuree on international security


University Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Research activities into the origins and dynamics of conflict; and

conflict resolution and international security issues. The Department

runs a Conflict Data Project


Swiss Foregn and

Security Policy Network

The SSN is a Internet-based network with extensive information on Swiss

foreign and security policy

Geneva Center for

Security Policy

An international foundation, created under the framework of Swiss

participation in the Partnership for Peace



Institute for Development Economics Research

WIDER is a UN institute aimed at promoting economic and social

development in poorest nations

Centre for

Educational Research and Innovation

The CERI carries out studies and promotes an international dialogue

about education across OECD countries

UN Institute

for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR)

Diversified and complete data on problems relating to international

security, the armaments race and disarmament, particularly in the

nuclear field