EU Non Proliferation and Disarmament Conference
12 November 2015.
EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference 2015 Special Session 9
Chair: Bruno Dupre, Policy Coordinator, CBRN Threat Reduction Programmes, EEAS
Tatsujiro Suzuki, Director and Professor, Research Center for Nuclear Weapons Abolition, Nagasaki University
Maurizio Barbeschi, Team Leader, Health and Security Interface, World Health Organisation
Martin Scott-Tabi, National Focal Point for EU on CBRN, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Liberia
11 November 2015.
From Manama Dialogue to Bahrain Bay Forum
01 November 2015.
The global oil market, a major source of revenue for Saudi Arabia and many of its regional partners, has lost 60% of its value since mid-2014. This shift reflects the early stages of a global reduction in demand for hydrocarbons that will only intensify in the coming years. As Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Senior Fellow for Economic and Energy Security Pierre Noel explains, the speed of technological change in the field of...
28 July 2015.
Arundel House, London
28 July 2015
21 July 2015.
Interview with Pierre Noel, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Senior Fellow for Economic and Energy Security
Pierre Noel, Senior Fellow for Economic and Energy Security at the International Institute for Strategic Studies comments on outcomes of the Iran deal for the global oil market
Watch on Russia Today YouTube Channel
09 July 2015.
By Matthew Cottee, Research Analyst, Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Programme
Power outages are not new in Pakistan and are ordinarily caused by a shortage of capacity that results in frequent load shedding of power. Occasionally, 'rebel' attacks also cause damage to transmission lines.
But the recent climatic conditions have brought fresh criticism. Both the Sharif Government and electricity companies are perceived to have failed to address a widely recognised problem. K-Electric, which provides electricity...
07 July 2015.
Visiting Research Fellow for South Asia (Strategic Affairs)
Arundel House, London
Tuesday 7 July July 2015, 11am-12:30pm
Politics and Strategy
05 June 2015.
On Tuesday 2 June, at the Royal Society in London, a group of eminent UK academics led by former UK Government Chief Scientific Adviser Sir David King issued a call for a ‘Global Apollo Programme to Combat Climate Change’. We’ve heard this sort of thing before – in 2008, for example, former US Vice President Al Gore called for an Apollo programme to achieve 100% of US electricity production from...
30 May 2015.
Chair: Virginia Comolli, Research Fellow for Security and Development, IISS
Dr Cirilo José Cristóvão, Minister of Defence, Timor-Leste
Dr Fabian Pok, Minister for Defence, Papua New Guinea
Air Vice-Marshal Mike Yardley, Chief of Air Force, New Zealand
Senior Colonel Zhao Xiaozhuo, Deputy Director-General, China-US Defense Relations Research Center, Academy of Military Science, People’s Liberation Army, China
26 May 2015.
Sinews of Interdependence; Soaring energy-led trade; Surging cross-investment; Labour migration and remittances; Vulnerabilities and Challenges; Market uncertainty; The resurgence of global jihadism and the rise of ISIS; Asian presence in conflict zones; Managing Security Risks; The credibility and sustainability of the US role; Coping with and adapting to market uncertainty; Responding to the resurgence of global jihadism