20 Nov 2015
Europe’s Self-defence: Tous Pour Un et Un Pour Tous?
Author: Christophe Hillion, Steven Blockmans
Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)
Following the November 13, 2015, terrorist attacks in Paris, French President François Hollande invoked Article 42(7) of the Lisbon Treaty, which is commonly referred to as the EU’s mutual assistance clause.
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17 Nov 2015
Kenya’s Somali North East: Devolution and Security
Author: International Crisis Group
International Crisis Group (ICG)
This report discusses the security status of Northeast Kenya, which 1) contains a sizeable community of Somali refugees, 2) has been infiltrated by the al-Shabaab terrorist militia, and 3) is dominated by corrupt power-hording clans.
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Promoting Peace through the Sustainable Development Goals
Author: Anna Moller-Loswick, Thomas Wheeler, Richard Smith, Showers Mawowa
This brief illustrates how many of the commitments made in the last Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) overlap with the peace-related targets in the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
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