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The EU flag on a burnt tent in the Moria refugee camp after the fire.

It is done – and we lost

CEAS: With the Pact in its final stages, the focus needs to shift to implementation and alternatives, says Catherine Woollard from ECRE.

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Germany and China in Multilateral Arms Control

China has become an integral part of the global security order. A new FES policy brief by the FES sheds light on what this means for multilateral arms...

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Sharepic on "Environmental and climate justice and the dynamics of violence in Latin America".

Climate crisis meets security policy

Experts from Latin America and SIPRI analyze the nexus between security, justice and the climate crisis and present policy recommendations.

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Liberian Women in peace Building Network(WIPNET) hold placards to protest for peaceful run-off presidential elections in Monrovia, Liberia,

What does a feminist foreign policy mean for building peace?

How alternative peacebuilding approaches in the context of a feminist foreign policy provide an opportunity for transformative conflict management on...

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Ein Vater und sein Sohn wärmen sich vor einem völlig ausgebombten Gebäude in Chan Yunis am Feuer.

‘Whether you are still alive the next day is a matter of luck’

FES Project Manager Usama Antar on his evacuation from Gaza, the current humanitarian situation on the ground and Hamas’ support among the population

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Elections on the Horizon? South Sudan prepares for end of the transition phase

Outcome FES Workshops: Jan Pospisil discusses possible interventions that can help support preparatory efforts towards credible elections.

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The parallels between Russia and China don’t wash in Asia, there is a need to bridge the gap

Diverging views on the Russian invasion of Ukraine dominated the conversations during the visit to Europe by the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung’s Asia...

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The ‘Zeitenwende’ and resetting Europe-Asia Relations

The Russian invasion of Ukraine has been seen by the West, in particular in Europe, as a threat to its conception of the world order. But this view is...

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The Return of the West?

30 years after Fukuyama's famous hypothesis on the "End of History," geopolitics are shifting once again. Are we witnessing a "Return of the West"?...

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The new geopolitics of the Pacific Island nations

What makes foreign interests in the Pacific Islands grow and what does their engagement mean for the future of the small island nations?

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New FES vlog examines the EU’s role in the Indo-Pacific

New FES vlog examines the EU’s role in the Indo-Pacific

3 questions, 3 answers, 3 minutes: Asian and European thought leaders unpack what the EU’s upcoming Indo-Pacific strategy means for the region. more

Security Policy in the Southern neighborhood

Security Policy in the Southern neighborhood


The Future of NATO

The Future of NATO

Mapping national debates on the future of the atlantic alliance more

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