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Regional Implementation of ISDP’s Third Phase of Peace Education Trainings in Myanmar
The ISDP Office in Yangon, Myanmar has implemented 30 peace education trainings since December 2016. The trainings have been held all around Myanmar, including in Kachin, Kayah, Karen, Chin, Mon, Rakhine and Shan States and Mandalay, Sagaing and Tanintharyi Regions. The 30 regional trainings implemented so far were organised and lead by the 33 individuals […]
Gareth H. Jenkins was quoted in Albawaba on the turmoil in Turkey’s politics
“The AK party used to sell hope, the other parties sold fear. It always talked about how things would be better. Now it sells fear and hatred, and I don’t know how you can go back from this.”
Dr. Niklas Swanström visited Myanmar
Dr. Swanström met with senior government officials in Nay Pyi Taw including from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Home Affairs, Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Border Affairs and representatives of various Peace Process Bodies
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Svante Cornell in Uutiset on Islamic Radicalism in Central Asia
– Suurin osa keskiaasialaisista rekrytoidaan, kun he ovat siirtotyöläisinä Venäjällä, Cornell toteaa.
Presentation by Dr. Sangsoo Lee on North Korean Nuclear Threats and Crisis Management on the Korean Peninsula
On April 6th, Dr. Sangsoo Lee will hold a presentation on North Korean Nuclear Threats and Crisis Management on the Korean Peninsula at the Scandinavian Institute for Policy Studies. Find more information about the event here.
Dr. Lars Vargö Holds Presentation at Svensk-kinesiska Föreningen
On April 5th, Dr. Lars Vargö will present findings from his latest book “Det olyckliga århundradet – När öst och väst möttes” at an event organized by Svensk-kinesiska föreningen. Follow this link for more information about the event.
ISDP Forum: Multilateralism and International law: Maritime Issues in the East and South China Seas
On March 23, the Institute for Security and Development Policy welcomed Professor Hideya Kurata and Associate Professor Norihito Kubota, from the Japanese National Defense Academy, and barrister and PhD researcher Helen Tung, for a conference on multilateralism and international law. The event was held at the Mediterranean museum, and was moderated by Dr. Lars Vargö, […]
Dr. Niklas Swanström Participates in Conference on Land of Abundance and the Silk Road
On April, 7-9, Dr. Niklas Swanström, Director of ISDP, will participate in the conference Land of Abundance and the Silk Road, organized by the Gansu & Sichuan Provincial Governments. Dr. Swanström will present the paper Bridging the roof of the world, which he co-authored with Julian Tucker of ISDP.
Summary of the ISDP Forum ”Water Diplomacy: Opportunities and Challenges for Third Party Involvement”
On March 9, 2017, the Institute for Security and Development Policy welcomed Dr. Martina Klimešová, Programme Manager at the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and Associated Research Fellow with ISDP, for a presentation on water diplomacy and the opportunities and challenges for third party involvement. Dr. Klimešová opened her presentation by introducing the Stockholm International […]