Monday, 04 December 2017

Global Militarization Index 2017 \ Regional trends, militarization and corruption

The link between the drop in oil prices and the degree of militarization in 2017 is clearly visible in Central and South America in particular as well as in the Middle East. The Global Militarization Index (GMI) 2017 not only examines these and other regional trends but also compares its data for the first time with the Transparency International Government Defence Anti-Corruption Index. » more

Sunday, 03 December 2017

JRF Event \ LebensWert Wasser

On 11 January 2018, the Johannes-Rau-Forschungsgemeinschaft invites to the event “LebensWert Wasser – How does water connect NRW and the world?” (in German) in Düsseldorf. By showcasing current research results and concrete examples, the JRF-institutes BICC, DIE, FiW, ILS and IWW shed light on the topic of ‘water’ from different professional perspectives. » more

Thursday, 30 November 2017

Executive Level Course on Weapons and Ammunition Management

From 14 to 24 November, BICC conducted a training course „Executive Level Course on Weapons and Ammunition Management“ in Berlin und Geilenkirchen in close cooperation with the German Federal Foreign Office, the German Ministry of Defence and the Bundeswehr Verification Center. » more

Side event \ Potentials of Renewable Energies for Sustainable Development

BICC as a member of Johannes Rau Forschungs- gemeinschaft (JRF) cordially invited to the JRF event at DIE-Interconnections Zone during COP 23 on 15 November 2017. » more

Training Report \ Physical Security and Stockpile Management (PSSM) Orientation Course

The Training Report documents the PSSM seminar on weapons management in Khartoum from 24 to 28 September 2017, organized by RECSA, SARCOM; BICC and German Cooperation. » more