Grantee Profile

International Institute for Strategic Studies-US

Grants to International Institute for Strategic Studies-US

  • $50,000

    2017 (Inactive Grant)

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Founded in 1958, the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) is a leading authority on global security, political risk, and military conflict. This project examines whether and to what extent Iranā€™s missiles meet the criterion specified in United Nations Security Council Resolution 2231, which calls on Iran to refrain from any activity related to ballistic missiles that are designed to be capable of carrying nuclear weapons. The intended outcome of this award is to produce a rigorous analysis of Iranian missile capabilities that informs the public debate currently underway on this topic.  

  • $120,000

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    International Peace & Security

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — 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 power dynamics in the region (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded International Institute for Strategic Studies-US $170,000 between 1978 and 2017.