The IECEU Policy Brief: Developing EU’s Crisis Management: Focus on Personnel

Newly released Policy Brief by SaferGlobe assesses the current situation regarding staffing, and gives policy recommendations related to personnel to further increase effectiveness of EU Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) missions and operations. The Policy Brief is published as a part of the IECEU project funded by the EU Research and Innovation programme Horizon 2020. The Policy Brief […]

Developing EU’s Crisis Management: Focus on Personnel

The IECEU (Improving the Effectiveness of Capabilities in EU Conflict Prevention) is a project aspiring to enhance the conflict prevention capabilities of the EU. The findings of the IECEU-project show that mandate creation and coordination with local and international actors have significant influence on the effectiveness of the missions and operations. In addition to these […]

IECEU’s Five Findings from the Comparative Analysis of EU’s Crisis Management

The IECEU (Improving the Effectiveness of Capabilities in EU Conflict Prevention) is a project aspiring to enhance the conflict prevention capabilities of the EU. In the analysis of some 1000 pages of study reports including over 200 interviews and a quantitative survey to identify lessons, five central findings on EU’s crisis management were made. They are briefly […]

IECEU Policy Brief Presents Five Central Findings on EU’s Crisis Management

Newly released Policy Brief by SaferGlobe presents some key findings about the current strengths and weaknesses of the EU’s crisis management operations and missions. The Policy Brief is published as a part of the IECEU project funded by the EU Research and Innovation programme Horizon 2020. The Policy Brief is available here.

Digitalised Finnish Arms Control Report Published

Today SaferGlobe has published its ninth annual report on arms trade and arms control. This year the report has been digitalised together with Chilicorn Fund project of Futurice. It is now possible to examine Finnish arms exports using an interactive map. In addition, one can download a data set including information of more than 4000 individual Finnish arms exports between 2002 […]

European Union Arms Exports, Long-term Growth and Political Challenges

The long-term average shows that arms exports of the EU have increased in 2016. This observation is based on data from five major EU arms exporters. These five countries under scrutiny are Spain, Sweden, France, Germany and United Kingdom. The most significant destination countries in 2016 were United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, and India. During 2016 […]

SaferGlobe’s New Report Studies the Universalization of the Arms Trade Treaty

The newest report by SaferGlobe concentrates in exploring the problems of the universalization of the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT): why more than 40 countries have signed the treaty, but have not become States Parties of it? How could the universalization efforts of the treaty be furthered more effectively? The report is published today in Geneva […]