Foreign Policy Research Institute


Foreign Policy Research Institute

Type Research Center
Year founded 1955
Location Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States of America United States of America
Budget USD 1-4.9M
Functions Advocacy, Research
Funding sources Foundations or grants, Member funded
Tags international affairs
Summary The Foreign Policy Research Institute is dedicated to bringing the insights of scholarship to bear on the foreign policy and national security challenges facing the United States. It seeks to educate the public, teach teachers, train students, and offer ideas to advance U.S. national interests based on a nonpartisan, geopolitical perspective that illuminates contemporary international affairs through the lens of history, geography, and culture.

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FPRI · 22 September 2022

As the first sounds of Russian missiles woke up people in various Ukrainian cities and towns in the early morning of February 24, 2022, they also marked a significant watershed …

FPRI · 21 September 2022

After more than six months of war, Russia and Ukraine are now preparing for a long period of hostilities, forcing each side to find long-term solutions for their military supplies. …

FPRI · 20 September 2022

The existence of the Republic of China in Taiwan as a separate entity from the People’s Republic of China in Beijing is the single largest threat to the survival of …

FPRI · 19 September 2022

News that employees of various Russian companies are suffering wage arrears are making into Russia’s national news—a worrisome sign for a government that claims to have stabilized the economy in …

FPRI · 15 September 2022

Although Japan has committed itself to promoting “a free and open Indo-Pacific,” it has not clarified whether it would provide aid to Taiwan in the event of a Chinese attack. …

FPRI · 15 September 2022

The United States can mobilize tremendous resources for issues it cares about. This year, the Biden administration has given Ukraine more than US $54 billion in aid to resist Russia’s …

FPRI · 14 September 2022

Mikhail Gorbachev—the last leader of the Soviet Union, architect of perestroika and glasnost , and Nobel Peace Prize winner—passed away recently. At a time when Russia is backsliding into “neo-totalitarianism,” …

FPRI · 13 September 2022

In response to the Kremlin’s war on Ukraine, the European Union is moving to wean itself off Russian natural gas. While the move makes sound geopolitical sense, cutting off Russian …

FPRI · 8 September 2022

The ongoing conflict in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has cost approximately six million lives since 1996, making it one of the deadliest conflicts in …

FPRI · 8 September 2022

Russia’s leadership has invented many stories about its invasion of Ukraine. To justify its invasion, Moscow argued that Ukraine is a failed and corrupt state in need of “denazification.” In …

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