Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Shale gas and fracking

Shale gas and fracking
Published Tuesday, January 3, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers SN06073
   The regulatory regime for fracking in the UK is covered in this note along with comment on environmental concerns. It also covers the new access provisions and debate on fracking in during the Infrastructure Bill’s passage through Parliament.

Monday, January 2, 2017

India-Pakistan Needs Trump Administration’s Focus

December 2016
By
Fred Strasser
     Relations between India and Pakistan are becoming less predictable as nationalist sentiments in India heighten political pressure there to escalate its response to clashes in the disputed territory of Kashmir, specialists on the two states said.

USIP news

The Trump Nail In The Media Coffin

The Trump Nail In The Media Coffin

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Townhall

The Hoover Daily Report news

Energy Reform & Access to Water

Energy Reform & Access to Water

December 13, 2016
    This paper analyzes access to water in Mexico in the context of the country’s energy reform, including social conflicts that ... 

  James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy news

PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update (Issue 4-2016)

PRIO Gender, Peace and Security Update (Issue 4-2016)

Gender and Inclusion in the Colombian Peace Process

The Use of Force Against the Islamic State

MIGRATION PANORAMA

MIGRATION PANORAMA 
 The Western Balkans migratory route: perspectives and persisting challenges
19 December 2016


The second edition of EPC’s Migration Panorama takes a look at the Western Balkans migration route

Failure of the Italian Referendum

the Robert Schuman Fondation news

- Strategic communications: East and South by Antonio Missiroli
- The Populist Moment: Towards a post-liberal Europe? by Thierry Chopin
- Failure of the Italian Referendum by Marc Lazar
- Europe and Diplomacy by Jean-Dominique Giuliani
- Results of the Parliamentarian Elections in Romania by Corinne Deloy
- The new Austrian President by Corinne Deloy

Prospects 2017

Prospects 2017

http://www.oxan.com/services/subscription-analysis/daily-brief/prospects/

Oxford Analytica news

Trump Promises a Revelation on Hacking


Trump Promises a Revelation on Hacking


The New York Times news

Sunday, January 1, 2017

Climate-Related Security Risks: Towards an Integrated Approach

Guests or trash

Iran's precarious policies towards the Afghan refugees in the wake of sanctions and regional war...

Vol 10, No 6 (2016): Perspectives on Terrorism

Vol 10, No 6 (2016): Perspectives on Terrorism

Special Issue
 
 http://www.terrorismanalysts.com/pt/index.php/pot

Brexit: Latest news, comment and analysis on the UK leaving the EU

Donald Trump risks damaging intelligence agencies, warns former CIA chief

EU referendum and Brexit

EU referendum and Brexit | The Guardian

  The Guardian news

 

Brexit - latest news, breaking stories and comment

Brexit - Financial Times

Brexit - Financial Times

 THE FINANCIAL TIMES LTD

Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU

Brexit

The Economist Newspaper Limited 2017


Brexit: | The Economist

地方債の発行と償還―統計の裏にある真実を探る

地方債の発行と償還―統計の裏にある真実を探る

    近年は、地方債総残高がほぼ横ばいで推移する中で、赤字地方債残高が急増している。しかし、赤字地方債は地方公共団体が任意の歳出額を実現する目的で発行できるものではなく、いわば国策として発行が行われている側面が強い。一方...

 NLI Research Institute news

Policy and Politics in the Era of the Industrial Internet

Policy and Politics in the Era of the Industrial Internet

http://bruegel.org/2016/12/policy-and-politics-in-the-era-of-the-industrial-internet-how-the-digital-transformation-will-change-the-political-arena/

 Bruegel news


The Better Democracy.

The Better Democracy.

Principles for a representative order
    Democracies are very demanding in terms of the necessary prerequisites and can be organised in a variety of ways. In this brochure, we have set out the principles for a representative parliamentary democracy that we believe make for the better democracy. Our purpose is to promote a representative parliamentary democracy. Franziska Fislage, Karsten Grabow, Nico Lange, Tobias Montag, Franziska Rinke, Daphne Wolter, December 2016

The Georgian parliamentary election: Georgian Dream still at the helm

The Georgian parliamentary election: Georgian Dream still at the helm
   
   Last month’s parliamentary election in Georgia is a reminder that its democratic and Euro Atlantic course remains steadfast. Compared to its eastern neighbour, Azerbaijan, where a recent constitutional referendum...
 
IRIS NEWS

Energy Union Watch, No. 6

Energy Union Watch, No. 6 Nicolò Sartori, Lorenzo Colantoni

 http://www.iai.it/en/pubblicazioni/energy-union-watch-no-6

IAI news

India a Home Only to Hindus? New Refugee Policy Exacerbates Tensions