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The Reform of Guinea-Bissau's Security Sector

HSFK Report by Christoph Kohl on Security Sector Reform in Guinea-Bissau now published in English




Stellenausschreibung: Studentische Hilfskraft

Studentische Hilfskraft im Programmbereich II gesucht

Understandings of Peace and Peace Strategies

In PRIF Working Paper No. 22 Evgeniya Bakalova and Konstanze Jüngling analyze Russia's and the US's different conceptions of peace and their strategies for conflict settlement


A Target Missed

The latest HSFK-Standpunkt analyzes the impact of NATO’s military presence in Afghanistan on civilians and NATO's joint responsibility for civilian casualties over recent years.


DFG supports project "International Norms in Conflicts"

Third party-funding for research group at RD VI

Guest researcher: Falk Litane Petegou from the Protestant University of Central Africa, Cameroon

Falk Litane Petegou analyzes the power asymmetry between ethnic groups in the Democratic Republic of the Congo



World Society, World State, World Peace

The latest PRIF Working Paper No. 21 by Gert Krell and Peter Schlotter examines polical concepts for world orders


The aftermath of the IS terror

A public panel discussion on 3rd December addresses the regional consequences of the conflict with the terror group "Islamic State"


Protection of or from refugees?

The latest HSFK-Standpunkt discusses the European migration and refugee policy. What has changed one year after the catastrophe of Lampedusa?


A Twenty-First Century Concert of Powers

After the conclusive conference in Locarno, the international study group published a joint policy paper



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