Data on Finnish arms exports in 2018 added to the Arms Control Report

SaferGlobe has updated the latest data about Finnish arms exports to the Finnish Arms Control Report. The added data covers the actual exports of military material and civilian arms in 2018 and statistics about export licences to military material and dual-use goods granted in 2018. SaferGlbe’s Arms Control Report is available at www.armscontrol.saferglobe.fi. You can find the […]

New publication about European Union, borders and free fovement

SaferGlobe’s new background paper examines borders, especially in the context of the European Union and the implementation of the principle of free movement in the EU.Borders are vital for existence of modern states. On the other hand, borders hamper the free movement of people, goods, services, and capital. The background paper is part of the […]

European Union, Borders and Free Movement

Borders are vital for existence of modern states. On the other hand, borders hamper the free movement of people, goods, services, and capital. This publication examines borders, especially in the context of the European Union and the implementation of the principle of free movement in the EU. The background paper is part of the Fortress […]

SaferGlobe hosts Nicolai Due-Gundersen’s lecture on the privatization of warfare in Iraq and Syria

SaferGlobe has the pleasure of hosting a lecture by political commentator and analyst Nicolai Due-Gundersen on the Friday 20th September, at 13.00–14.15. The event takes place at Globaalikeskus (Siltasaarenkatu 4, 7th floor), Helsinki. Please see the more detailed invitation below. Programme – Welcoming words, Kari Paasonen, SaferGlobe – Presentation: The Privatization of Warfare in Iraq […]

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 […]