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20.01.2017
 
 
21.12.2016
The relative calm on Europe’s financial markets contrasts with the worsening economic and political stalemate. For the time being, financial markets seem to be driven much more by monetary policy on both sides of the Atlantic and the short-term growth outlook than by the underlying political and economic threats facing...
 
 
20.12.2016
Scholarly Handling Cross-Strait Relations : Tsai Presidency
Asia Focus
by Hugo Tierny, Former Student of the Catholic Institute of Paris
 
 
15.12.2016
Evolution of the Donorship Landscape & Ermergence of New Aid Actors in Asia: Key Trends Analysis to 2020
Asia Focus
By the Inter-Agency Regional Analysts Network
 
 
15.12.2016
[Preliminary Report] Preventing criminal risks linked to the sports betting market
Observatoire Géostratégique du sport
by IRIS, CK Consulting, Danish Gambling Authority, University of Liverpool, Academicon, University of Hamburg, Clairance Avocats
 
 
13.12.2016
Defence and Industrial Policy in Slovakia and the Czech Republic
Observatoire Géostratégique du sport
by Martin Michelot, Deputy Director, EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy, and Milan Suplata, Security Policy Analyst
 
 
13.12.2016
Health is neither a Business nor an Algorithm!
Humanitarian Affairs Think Tank
by Frédéric Bizard, Economist
 
 
08.12.2016
The Economics of European Defence
Humanitarian Affairs Think Tank
by Keith Hartley, University of York
 
 
05.12.2016
Today’s Technological Innovations for tomorrow’s Defence
Humanitarian Affairs Think Tank
by Christophe-Alexandre Paillard, French Senior Official, Senior Lecturer (Sciences Po Paris), and Professor Nick Butler, King’s College, London.
 
 
05.12.2016
by Maren Garberg Bredesen, Research Assistant at the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, member of the Caucasus Initiative
Last month’s parliamentary election in Georgia is a reminder that its democratic and Euro Atlantic course remains steadfast. Compared to its eastern neighbour, Azerbaijan, where a recent constitutional referendum has significantly strengthened the president’s prospects for ruling indefinitely, the last Georgian election is again evidence of the country’s commitment to...
 
 
05.12.2016
Technological Innovation, the US Third Offset Strategy and the Future Transatlantic Defense
Humanitarian Affairs Think Tank
 
 
25.11.2016
Trump’s Foreign Policy: Implications for Europe and East Asia
Asia Focus
 
 
23.11.2016
What are the results of the Precrimbet research phase, which just ended? The goal of this research phase was to analyse the nature and extent of criminal risks linked to the sports betting market and underline the responsibilities of betting operators, regulators and law enforcement with regards to risk management...
 
 
17.11.2016
 
 
04.11.2016
The fact that Theresa May is depicted in several European capitals as a die-hard Eurosceptic testifies to the confusion created by the new balance of power within the EU and the eurozone. While most national bureaucracies have tended to reduce politics to the “European project” over past decades, they have...
 
 
24.10.2016
Defence Industrial Policy in Belgium and The Netherlands
Humanitarian Affairs Think Tank
 
 
19.10.2016
The Eu’s Security of Supply Agenda
Humanitarian Affairs Think Tank
by Sophia Besch, Research Fellow, Centre for European Reform
 
 
15.10.2016
How will the international counterterrorism architecture evolve in the next 5 years and in what way does it affect humanitarian action?
Humanitarian Affairs Think Tank
IRIS
 
 
12.10.2016
Humanitarian Assistance In The Information Economy : The Role of Information Management
Humanitarian Affairs Think Tank
By Sandra SUDHOFF, Technical Director and IM Manager and Timo LÜGE, Senior Communications and Advocacy Expert, CartONG
 
 
12.10.2016
By Sandra Sudhoff, Technical Director and IM Manager, and Timo Lüge, Senior Communications and Advocacy Expert, CartONG.
Improving humanitarian information management is at the heart of next week’s conference “GeONG 2016 -Impact of humanitarian IM: Lessons from the past, shaping the future”. The conference takes place in Chambery from 17th to 19th of October. Find out more about the agenda and secure your tickets here: http://cartong.org/geong/2016/agenda Few...
 
IRIS notes
IRIS Notes, written by IRIS experts or IRIS associate fellow researchers offer an in-depth analysis of current affairs.
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Ares Group
The aim of the Ares Group, a high-level network of security and defence specialists across Europe, is to provide a forum to the European armament community, bringing together top defence industrial policy specialists, to encourage fresh strategic thinking in the field, develop innovative policy proposals and conduct studies for public and private actors.
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« Global Health » Think tank
Under the leadership of Nathalie Ernoult and Dr. Anne Senequier, the “Global Health” Think Tank’s ambition is to create an open and lively space for reflection where the powers that influence standards and regulatory frameworks in global health, are examined and analysed by our network of experts.
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Humanitarian Affairs Think Tank
The Humanitarian Affairs Think Tank aims to be a forum for dialogue and research on the evolution of the humanitarian space and the role of its stakeholders.
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Observatoire de la prospective humanitaire
Cet observatoire est dédié à l’étude prospective dans le secteur humanitaire.
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IARAN - The Inter-Agency Regional Analysts Network
The IARAN operating model is to create an analytical capacity in humanitarian organizations that can exploit both qualitative and quantitative methods, tools and approaches to drive strategic foresight for the sector. It is defined by several key elements, its partnership approach (which it is hoping to grow), innovation in tools and methods, and continuous learning.
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Geostrategic Observatory on Sport
This observatory features articles, interviews and weekly press reports that monitor international sports and its evolutions. It also features a number of projects currently run by IRIS in the field.
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Observatory on Turkey and its Geopolitical Environment
The Observatory on Turkey and its geopolitical environment aims to contribute to a better understanding of the political, social, economic, cultural and geopolitical evolutions of contemporary Turkey.
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Observatory on the Analysis of the Political Mutations taking place in the Arab World
The Observatory on the Analysis of the Political Mutations in the Arab World aims to analyse the first revolution of the 21st century and its geopolitical impact on the Arab World.
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Geopolitical Observatory of Sustainability
The Geopolitical Observatory of Sustainability (OGéoD) focuses on the issues of sustainable development, environment and energy in a geopolitical perspective.
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Geopolitical Observatory on the Religious Factor
The Geopolitical Observatory on the Religious Factor aims to shed light on the complex relationship between religion and the modern world.
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Strategic Observatory of Asia
The Strategic Observatory of Asia aims to be a space of research on the issues faced by the vast Asia-Pacific area.
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Geostrategic Observatory on Information
The Geostrategic Observatory on Information aims to analyse the impact of globalised information on international relations, through the understanding of the evolution of the media and the strategic importance of the control of information.
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Strategic and Economic Observatory on the Post-Soviet Space
The Strategic and Economic Observatory on the Post-Soviet Space’s purpose is to identify the different opportunities for collaboration with the representatives of the most strategic fields of this area’s economy.
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