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Security & Conflict

Interview with Joy Ngozi Ezeilo: Slavery Is Not a Term of the Past

Interview with UN-Special Rapperteur Joy Ngozi Ezeilo about modern slavery.

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A Pirate’s Paradise

Why piracy in Somalia is worthwile for it's inhabitants

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Nicaragua: Guerilleras Becoming Policewomen

Nicaragua: From guerillera to policewoman

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Central American Youth Gangs

Highly violent Central American youth gangs spread to ever more countries

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Climate Change - a Security Issue?

Is Climate Change a security issue?

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Ecosystem Stewardship - Key to Avoiding Conflict Over Resource Scarcity

The crux of resources scarcity

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The Role of Earth Observation Technology

Technologies can help to support policy aims in enviromental and natural resources gouvernance

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The Militarization of Space

The international militarization of space

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Emerging Security Challenges and Cyber Terrorism

Cyber Security and Media Hype

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NATO's Neverending Challenge: Securing Peace

NATO has to adopt to be able to rise to current security problems

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Libya: Stress Test for the Responsibility to Protect?

Libya: At what point is a development to protect human rights over?

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The Fear of Suitcase Bombs

Europe's new security demands represent a hurdle for poor countries

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