Analyses
 
 
22.10.2020
Defence Innovation: New Models and Procurement Implications. The Italian Case
ARES - Armament Industry European Research Group
 
 
08.09.2020
Is the European Union really unable to defend itself?
Programme Europe, stratégie, sécurité
 
 
07.09.2020
Defence Innovation: New Models and Procurement Implications. The Spanish Case
ARES - Armament Industry European Research Group
by Carlos Martí Sempere
 
 
01.09.2020
Climate and Security in the Indo-Asia Pacific
Programme Climat, énergie et sécurité
A product of the Expert Group of the International military council on climate and security (IMCCS - The Center for Climate and Security, IRIS, Council on Strategic Risks, Clingendael, Planetary Summit Initiative, The Hague Center for Strategic Studies)
 
 
29.07.2020
National Expectations regarding the European Defence Fund: The Greek Perspective
ARES - Armament Industry European Research Group
By Yvonni-Stefania Efstathiou, European External Action Service
 
 
15.07.2020
The (R)evolution of Defence Innovation Models: Rationales and Consequences
ARES - Armament Industry European Research Group
By Prof. Dr. Valérie Merindol, Professor of Innovation, and Prof. Dr. David W. Versailles, Professor of Strategic Management and Innovation Studies, Paris School of Business
 
 
09.07.2020
Armament and Transatlantic Relationships: The Danish Perspective
ARES - Armament Industry European Research Group
By Kristian Søby Kristensen, Senior researcher and Niels Byrjalsen, PhD Student, University of Copenhagen.
 
 
08.07.2020
Athlete Activism from Black Power in 1968 to Today’s Black Lives Matter
Observatoire Géostratégique du sport
Interview with Dr Douglas Hartmann, Professor of Sociology at the University of Minnesota researching on race, sport and culture. Conducted by Estelle Brun, Research Assistant at IRIS
 
 
01.07.2020
By Dr. Bahadır Kaleağası, President of the Bosphorus Institute (Paris-Istanbul)
> The trillion dollar question: When will this end? > The trillion euro question: What lessons will humanity learn? > The trillion yuan question: Which states will become the world’s new leaders? > The trillion lira question: What will the USD/TRY exchange rate be? Should we have bought gold? The...
 
 
25.06.2020
Comparative Chart of Measures developed by countries to support their DTIB in Covid-19 Time
ARES - Armament Industry European Research Group
 
 
25.06.2020
Covid-19 and the French Defence Technological and Industrial Base: Impact and Policy Responses
ARES - Armament Industry European Research Group
 
 
16.06.2020
Covid-19 and the American Defence Technological and Industrial Base: Impact and Policy Responses
ARES - Armament Industry European Research Group
by Sophia Becker, Research Fellow, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Auswärtige Politik (DGAP)
 
 
12.06.2020
Playing games in the Gulf: how GCC Nations use Sport to build power and position
Observatoire Géostratégique du sport
Interview with Simon Chadwick, Professor and Director of Eurasian Sport at EM Lyon. Conducted by Estelle Brun, Research Assistant at IRIS.
 
 
08.06.2020
Covid-19 and the Spanish Defence Technological and Industrial Base: Impact and Policy Responses
ARES - Armament Industry European Research Group
by Félix Arteaga, Senior Analyst, Real Instituto Elcano
 
 
08.06.2020
Covid-19 and the German Defence Technological and Industrial Base: Impact and Policy Responses
ARES - Armament Industry European Research Group
by Torben Schütz, Research Fellow, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Auswärtige Politik (DGAP)
 
 
05.06.2020
By Rolf Mützenich, chairman of the SPD parliamentary group in the Bundestag
At a time when Germany has just bought American F-18s to ship NATO nuclear weapons, we thought it would be useful to publish this point of view of SPD deputy Rolf Mützenich on the issue of sharing with Germany the decision on the use of American nuclear weapon. A publication...
 
 
04.06.2020
Football, Diplomacy and Identity Politics in the Middle East and North Africa
Observatoire Géostratégique du sport
Interview with Dr Mahfoud Amara, Director of Sport Science Program and Associate Professor in Sport Management and Policy at Qatar University. Conducted by Estelle Brun, Research Assistant at IRIS
 
 
25.05.2020
Covid-19 and the Italian Defence Technological and Industrial Base: Impact and Policy Responses
ARES - Armament Industry European Research Group
 
 
25.05.2020
Covid-19 and the Dutch Defence Technological and Industrial Base: Impact and Policy Responses
ARES - Armament Industry European Research Group
 
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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EPOSM – Evidence-based Prevention Of Sporting-related Match-fixing
EPOSM project is a Erasmus+ collaborative partnership between academic and on-the-field organisations which studies sporting-related match-fixing in different sport disciplines on a European level and organizes tailor-made training sessions.
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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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