Friday, November 10, 2017

Life after Trump's White House

Josh Dawsey and Matthew Nussbaum, Politico
What happens when Trump says you're fired?

Conflict-Sensitive Employment Framework (CSEF) for construction and transport companies.

This new Chinese translation of Valuing variability: new perspectives on climate resilient drylands development

IIED news


This new Chinese translation of Valuing variability: new perspectives on climate resilient drylands development is a challenge to those who see the drylands as naturally vulnerable to food insecurity and poverty.

Commission holds policy dialogue with the Transatlantic Taskforce on Antimicrobial Resistance (TATFAR)

Palestine

Palestine
The EU contributes an additional 9.5 million in support of Palestine refugees, 11 October 2017.

CEPS news
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Pesticides

No Dream in Georgia?

Gordon Brown isn't wrong about everything

Alex Massie, CapX
Gordon's alive - and back with a new book. Even by the standards of political memoirs, Brown's tome contains large doses of self-justification and special pleading.

What Everyone Gets Wrong About the Opioid Crisis

IPS news

What Everyone Gets Wrong About the Opioid Crisis
Sanho Tree, Rewire
Sanho Tree joins host Lindsay Beyerstein to discuss the latest news on the overdose epidemic.

Sunday, November 5, 2017

10 international development priorities for the UK

ODI news

10 international development priorities for the UK
This new parliamentary briefing sets out how the UK can continue to be a global leader in development.

A “China Model” for the “New Era”

Intel leaders urge Congress to reauthorize NSA surveillance program

OSINT news ACIPSS Newsletter 17

 Intel leaders urge Congress to reauthorize NSA surveillance program
pdf ACIPSS Newsletter 17, 17

Iran nuclear deal: Trump's approach can hurt US interests

Iran nuclear deal: Trump's approach can hurt US interests
BY DR RODGER SHANAHAN
The Lowy Institute news

Australia’s stake in shaking up fake news

Australia’s stake in shaking up fake news

John Gooding | 1/11/17
The alternative would be abandoning the problem of misinformation supply and hoping that the tech giants are willing and able to figure it out on their own.

For Desperate Detainees, the Only Way Out of Guantanamo is to Starve to Death

For Desperate Detainees, the Only Way Out of Guantanamo is to Starve to Death
Maha Hilal in Newsweek
For prisoners on hunger strike, the Trump administration looks prepared to let them die.

IPS news

Liberalism can win again

Liberalism can win again

By Yuli Tamir
Donald Trump's victory represented a low point for American liberals.

都議選後の東京 ―政策の概要とIT業界に与えるインパクト―

みずほ情報総研 Vol.643「イランビジネスへの期待と現状」ほか

都議選後の東京 ―政策の概要とIT業界に与えるインパクト―
     https://www.mizuho-ir.co.jp/publication/column/2017/1003.html?rt_bn=mm

Friday, November 3, 2017

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Vanishing water landscapes: Perceptions of water, scarcity and conflict in the Middle East and North Africa

Energy in Africa Promotes U.S. Economic and Security Interests

James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy  news

Todd Moss

Energy in Africa Promotes U.S. Economic and Security Interests

November 02, 2017
In testimony before the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on Multilateral International Development, Multilateral Institutions, and International Economic, Energy, and ...

A Noted Evangelist Disavows Trump?

James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy  news
 
David R. Brockman

A Noted Evangelist Disavows Trump?

October 27, 2017
Evangelist Franklin Graham, president and CEO of Billy Graham's organization, recently led a revival tour through Texas. Nonresident scholar David ...

Remembering ‘The Unremembered’: The Forgotten Workers of the First World War

Investigating the Finances of Criminality: The Record So Far and the Challenges Ahead

Ukrainian Holodomor

Ukrainian Holodomor
Published Wednesday, November 1, 2017 | Commons Debate packs CDP-2017-0213
A debate on the ‘Ukrainian Holodomor’ has been scheduled for Tuesday 7 November 2017 in Westminster Hall at 2.30pm. The debate has been initiated by Mrs Pauline Latham.

Exiting the EU: sectoral impact assessments

Exiting the EU: sectoral impact assessments
Published Wednesday, November 1, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8128
This short Commons Library briefing has been prepared for the Opposition Day debate taking place on 1 November on the sectoral impact assessments of exiting the EU.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

ベトナム国有鉄鋼企業の衰退とリストラクチャリング

RIETI news


2017年10月31日 [ディスカッション・ペーパー(日本語)]

ベトナム国有鉄鋼企業の衰退とリストラクチャリング

川端 望 (東北大学)

Time for Europe to put Iran’s missile programme in context

Drug trafficking in the MENA – The economics and the politics

Walking a Thin Rope

DIIS news

Walking a Thin Rope

 

Intel Committee Reaches Settlement on Fusion GPS Financial Records

Intel Committee Reaches Settlement on Fusion GPS Financial Records Posted in Press Releases on October 28, 2017

INTELLIGENCE IS NO DARK ART

浦田秀次郎(早稲田大学大学院アジア太平洋研究科教授)

JIIA news
Japan Should Actively Push for a TPP11 Agreement」(No.251) / 浦田秀次郎(早稲田大学大学院アジア太平洋研究科教授)

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Syria Situation Report: October 10 - 24, 2017

Syria Situation Report: October 10 - 24, 2017

October 26, 2017 - Press ISW

Asian Water Security: A Present and Future Test

Asian Water Security: A Present and Future Test
Strategic Security Analysis - 2017

GCSP news

OSINT news - G7 and web giants agree to block terrorist propaganda

OSINT  news

G7 and web giants agree to block terrorist propaganda
25/10/2017
G7 countries and representatives from Google, Facebook and Twitter have decided to implement together an action plan to block terrorist content on the internet. 
 
 EUROSINT FORUM

Critical Nexus: Intersection of Recent Conversions to Islam and Homegrown Jihadism

Too Right Does Make a Wrong: The Rise of the Radical Right in the West

Effectiveness of Police Body-Worn Cameras

Effectiveness of Police Body-Worn Cameras
23 Oct, 2017
 
FROM THE HSDL BLOG

Friday, October 27, 2017

Stockholm Security Conference 2017

SIPRI news

Stockholm Security Conference 2017
https://youtu.be/htkf5ofEYhY
 

Turkey Seeks to Expand its Influence in Syria

Post-War Police Reform in Mozambique

DIIS news

The Case of Community Policing

New trends in European counterterrorism

DIIS news

Necro-politics, race and the obscene

Abe will have little opposition to constitution reform

East African ports may channel regional tensions

SAVING NATO FROM TURKEY

LONG STORY OF KURZ: “AUSTRIA YOU WILL BE MACRONISED”

The Iran nuclear deal and 'decertification'

The Iran nuclear deal and 'decertification'
Published Wednesday, October 25, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8121

Bangladesh: October 2017 update

Bangladesh: October 2017 update
Published Wednesday, October 25, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-7452
Elections are due within a year or so in Bangladesh. The main political parties continue to be at loggerheads.

Brexit: the October negotiations

Brexit: the October negotiations
Published Friday, October 27, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8125
What happened in round five of the Brexit negotiations - the last scheduled round in phase one?

ビデオ配信(会員向け)】

JIIA news

ビデオ配信(会員向け)】
テーマ:「『平和と開発のための原子力』とIAEAの役割」
講演者:天野之弥 国際原子力機関(IAEA)事務局長 (2017年10月4日実施)

Friday, October 20, 2017

For Chlorine Safety, Follow the Jack Rabbit

FROM THE HSDL BLOG

FEMA Releases Third Edition of National Incident Management System

October Terror Threat Snapshot

FROM THE HSDL BLOG
October Terror Threat Snapshot
18 Oct, 2017

Safety of Cities in 2017

FROM THE HSDL BLOG
Safety of Cities in 2017
18 Oct, 2017

Sticks and Stones: Rebuilding After the 2017 Hurricane Season

The "War after ISIS" begins in Iraq

2017年10月12日、日本国際問題研究所は、ホテル・オークラにおいて、「歴史と和解-国際比較から考える-」と題し、シンポジウムを開催しました。概要はこちら。

JIIA news

2017年10月12日、日本国際問題研究所は、ホテル・オークラにおいて、「歴史と和解-国際比較から考える-」と題し、シンポジウムを開催しました。概要はこちら

African futures: Horizon 2025

戸崎洋史(日本国際問題研究所軍縮不拡散促進センター主任研究員)

JIIA news

Japan's Nuclear Disarmament Diplomacy Following the Adoption of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW)」(No.250) / 戸崎洋史(日本国際問題研究所軍縮不拡散促進センター主任研究員)

GREECE AND AMERICA IN THE AGE OF ERDOGAN

片山裕(神戸大学名誉教授)

JIIA news

The Philippines under the Duterte Administration: Where's the Roadmap?」(No.249) / 片山裕(神戸大学名誉教授)

Brexit timeline: events leading to the UK’s exit from the European Union

Brexit timeline: events leading to the UK’s exit from the European Union
Published Wednesday, October 18, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-7960
This paper provides a timeline of the major events leading up to the EU referendum and subsequent dates of note, looking ahead to expected events as the UK and EU negotiate Britain’s exit.

A Turning Point for Japan?

CFR news
A Turning Point for Japan?
https://www.cfr.org/

 

UK relations with Taiwan

UK relations with Taiwan
Published Thursday, October 19, 2017 | Commons Debate packs CDP-2017-0190

NIRA政策提言ハイライトに「テクノロジーによる信頼の確保が明日のFinTechへつながる」を掲載しました。

NIRA news

NIRA政策提言ハイライトに「テクノロジーによる信頼の確保が明日のFinTechへつながる」を掲載しました

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Frac Ranching vs. Cattle Ranching

James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy  news

Frac Ranching vs. Cattle Ranching

October 17, 2017
This issue brief examines how produced water recycling in Texas oilfields threatens landowners’ ability to earn revenue from selling frac ...

A Strong Party System and Peace in El Salvador

A Strong Party System and Peace in El Salvador

October 17, 2017
In a commentary for the Inter-American Development Bank, fellow Mark P. Jones analyzes how the establishment of a strong party ...
James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy  news

The decline of Democratic influence in the Texas House: 2009-2017

James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy  news

The decline of Democratic influence in the  Texas House: 2009-2017

October 17, 2017
Political science fellow Mark P. Jones examines Democrats’ declining level of influence on legislation passed by the Texas House of ...