An independent nonprofit research institute dedicated to improving the human condition
RTI International is an independent, nonprofit research institute dedicated to improving the human condition. RTI’s vision is to address the world’s most critical problems with science-based solutions in pursuit of a better future.
Combining scientific rigor and technical proficiency, RTI deliver reliable data, thorough analysis, innovative methods, novel technologies, and sustainable programs that help clients inform public policy and ground practice in evidence.
RTI experts hold degrees in more than 250 scientific, technical, and professional disciplines across the social and laboratory sciences, engineering, and international development fields. RTI’s staff of nearly 5,000 works in more than 75 countries—tackling hundreds of projects each year to address complex social and scientific challenges on behalf of governments, businesses, foundations, universities, and other clients and partners. RTI’s separate business operations—including RTI Health Solutions and Syntegrity—serve commercial clients across a wide range of industries around the world.