Grantee Profile

International Institute for Strategic Studies

Grants to International Institute for Strategic Studies

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Duration 3 years)

    International Peace & Security

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — The International Institute for Strategic Studies is a leading authority on global security, political risk and military conflict. This project, which will include four workshops (in London, Beijing, Tokyo, and Seoul) and smaller core-group meetings, will deepen dialogue between China and Western policymaking communities on nuclear issues. The IISS will also engage policymaking and strategic communities elsewhere in the Asia-Pacific to better understand regional dynamics. Funds will be used for partial staff salaries, workshops, travel and publication costs.

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — The Shangri-La Dialogue provides an important link in the Asia-Pacific between practitioners of security policy and policy researchers. It is run by the International Institute for Strategic Studies, a leading London-based authority on political-military conflict. The Shangri-La Dialogue remains the main opportunity for Asia-Pacific defense and intelligence officials as well as non-government experts to meet as a group for the purpose of discussing security challenges in the Asia-Pacific and strengthening international cooperation to meet these challenges. This grant would provide support for the June 2012 Shangri-La Dialogue meeting in Singapore. In addition to providing general support for the conference, funds will facilitate participation of younger non-government analysts who might normally find it impossible to participate for financial reasons.

  • $535,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — To support a policy research project titled, Fostering Cooperation with China on Nuclear and Radiological Security (over two years).

  • $1,230,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — In support of the 2009-2011 Asia Security Summits (the Shangri-La Dialogue) and research on how small and medium powers in the Asia-Pacific are responding diplomatically and militarily to changes in regional power dynamics (over three years).

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — To support cooperation to prevent nuclear proliferation and foster progress toward nuclear disarmament (over two years).

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — In support of the Asian security summit for 2008, the Shangri-La Dialogue.

  • $50,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    None

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — In support of production of a book-length report on Pakistan's acquisition of nuclear weapons, the international black market network used to procure the technology, and the effectiveness of international efforts to prevent this kind of proliferation.

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — In support of a program to promote transatlantic cooperation and prevent nuclear proliferation (over two years).

  • $225,000Active Strategy

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — In support of the Non-Proliferation Programme to address nuclear proliferation dangers in North Korea, Iran, India, and Pakistan (over two years).

  • $37,413Active Strategy

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM — For a study on North Korea's weapons of mass destruction.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded International Institute for Strategic Studies $3,627,413 between 2003 and 2014.

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