Wednesday, 07 February 2018

Talk \ After the Munich Security Conference 2018

BICC and the US Consulate General in Düsseldorf were pleased to invite to the talk “After the Munich Security Conference 2018: Security Challenges for the Transatlantic Partnership” by Amanda Sloat, Brookings Institution, on 21 February 2018. » more

Wednesday, 31 January 2018

Global Think Tank Ranking 2017 \ BICC among the leading think tanks worldwide

Applied research and advice in topic areas such as forced displacement, violent armed conflicts or the control of arms exports are central to the work of the peace and conflict research institute BICC. With this agenda, BICC succeeded again to be among the best think tanks worldwide. » more

Friday, 26 January 2018

Panel discussion \ Theory and Practice of the Digital Strategy of the German Armed Forces

On 26 January 2018, the journal Wissenschaft und Frieden (W&F) and BICC organized the panel discussion “Ambivalences between attack and defence in the era of ‘cyber wars’ – Theory and practice of the digital strategy of the German Armed Forces” (in German). » more

New publication \ Country report Turkey

The current Country Report Turkey of BICC (in German) gives an overview over basic data on the military sector and reviews the practices of the country with regard to the criteria of the EU Common Position on arms exports. » more

Arms Exports Report 2017 \ GKKE calls for a ban on exports to Saudi Arabia and enhanced export controls

On 18 December, the Joint Conference on Church and Development (GKKE) presented its Arms Exports Report 2017 in Berlin. It sharply criticized arms exports to the Gulf region. » more

BICC in the Media

"Flüchtlingsforschung zu sehr auf Deutschland fokussiert" (in German), MiGAZIN, 21 February 2018

"Gibt es ein sicheres Drittland am Hindukusch?" (in German). Interview with Conrad Schetter, SWR2, 20 February 2018

"Warum sich die Bundesregierung nicht weiter zur Geisel türkischer Politik machen darf" (in German), Focus-Online, 18 February 2018

"Bonner Entwicklungs- und Friedensforscher gehören zu den besten der Welt" (in German), WDR, 8 January 2018

"Operation Olivenzweig: Krieg gegen die Kurden - Made in Germany" (in German). Including an Interview with Max M. Mutschler (min. 3:47), Monitor (ARD), 1 February 2018

"Bonner Friedensforschungsinstitut will Antworten geben" (in German), General-Anzeiger Bonn, 31 January 2018

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