14 Jan 2015
Historical Choices after the Massacres in Paris
Author: Yves Pascouau
European Policy Centre (EPC)
In light of the terrorist attacks against Charlie Hebdo’s office and a kosher supermarket in Paris in January 2015, this commentary discusses what the EU and its member states should do to strike the right balance between security and the maintenance...
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National Security and Secret Evidence in Legislation and Before the Courts: Exploring the Challenges
Author: Didier Bigo, Sergio Carrera, Nicholas Hernanz, Amandine Scherrer
Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)
This study provides a comparative analysis of the national legal regimes and practices governing the use of intelligence information as evidence in the UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, the Netherlands and Sweden.
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¿Pausa o retroceso en las libertades fundamentales de los ciudadanos comunitarios?
Author: David Moya
Barcelona Centre for International Affairs (CIDOB)
Este informe discute los efectos de la libertad de circulación y residencia en el territorio de la UE según la Directiva 38/2004/CE.
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Using Technology in Nonviolent Activism against Repression
Author: Kelly McKone, Maria J Stephan, Noel Dickover
United States Institute of Peace (USIP)
This report examines the ways civil society groups around the world are using technology to support their violence-abating agendas.
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The Human Rights Council: A Practical Guide
Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA)
This publication provides an overview and explains the structures, procedures and mechanisms of the UN Human Right Council.
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Building Peace and Development in the Sahel
Author: Mireille Affa'a Mindzie
International Peace Institute (IPI)
Women and youth represent the vast majority of the population in most countries in the Sahel.
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CTC Sentinel 8 (1)
Author: Brian Dodwell, Adam Dolnik, Bryan Price, Arie Perliger, Raffaello Pantucci, Daniel H Heinke, Jan Raudszus
Combating Terrorism Center (CTC)
This issue of the Sentinel features articles on 1) the January 2015 terrorist attacks in Paris; 2) whether the 2014/2015 taking of hostages in Sydney and Paris heralds the return of terrorist barricade hostage incidents; 3) the causes and impact of p...
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Africa’s Evolving Continental Court Structures: At the Crossroads?
Author: Garth Abraham
South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)
This paper examines the relationship between the International Criminal Court (ICC) and Africa countries as well as the impact of the Malabo Protocol, adopted by African government leaders in June 2014, on efforts to end impunity for persons who comm...
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