4 Nov 2015
PACOM’s Role in Sustaining Indo-Asia- Pacific Security
Author: Paul Lushenko, Jon Lushenko
East-West Center (EWC)
This bulletin considers the vital role the US Pacific Command (PACOM) can play in operationalizing the security component of President Obama’s rebalance to Asia which is beleaguered by competing traditional and human security challenges.
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UN Chief, China and Germany, Prioritize Syrian Stability to Resolve Refugee Crisis
Author: Christina Lin
Institut für Strategie- Politik- Sicherheits- und Wirtschaftsberatung (ISPSW)
This paper explains that Germany and EU are currently facing a refugee crisis that is overwhelming the population and threatening to destabilize Europe.
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Path to Peace and Prosperity: The Colombian Miracle
Author: Miguel Silva
This paper argues that Colombia has accrued genuine political and economic successes in its recent history, including improved health care services, reduced poverty, increased investment, and “infrastructure bonuses.
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Matching Needs with Resources: National Police Reserve and Community Security in Kenya's Frontiers
Author: Esther Njuguna, James Ndung’u, Kyalo Musoi
This report highlights the various investments Kenya’s National Police Reserve (NPR) needs in order to provide effective community-level security in Kenya’s arid and semi-arid lands (ASAL).
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