Thursday, 29 November 2018

Global Militarization Index 2018 \ Europe: Trend of an arms build-up in eastern and western countries

Nearly all European countries (eastern and western) spend more money on their armed forces than in the previous year. The number of military personnel and major weapons systems has also increased. The Global Militarization Index (GMI) 2018 not only analyzes this and other regional trends but also examines the relationship between the level of militarization of countries and their political system worldwide, using data of the Freedom House Index and the Polity IV Project. » more

Tuesday, 06 November 2018

International conference \ Breaking Cycles of Displacement

On 28-29 November 2018, BICC conducted an international conference reflecting protracted situations of displacement. » more

Tuesday, 30 October 2018

International conference \ Stabilization—For Whom and to What Ends?

BICC invited to the international conference "Stabilization—For Whom and to What Ends?" on 20 November 2018 in Bonn. » more

BICC-Annual Report 2018 \ Peace and conflict research for sustainability

In its Annual Report 2018, the international peace and conflict research Institute BICC analyzes the question of how peace and sustainability can be interlinked, and which challenges arise from this. » more

Panel discussion \ “Violent actors in conflicts”

On 5 November 2018, in the Focus: “Challenges of the global community” of the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-University Bonn, the researchers of the peace and conflict research institute BICC (Bonn International Center for Conversion) presented the results of their fieldwork in the Middle East and South Sudan. » more

BICC in the Media

"Deutschland und Saudi-Arabien: Waffen für den "strategischen Partner", Deutsche Welle, 5 December 2018 (in German)

"Prof. Andreas Heinemann-Grüder zu den Entwicklungen im Ukraine-Konflikt am 26.11.2018". Interview with Andreas Heinemann-Grüder, Phoenix (YouTube), 26 November 2018 (in German)

"Krieg im Jemen: Europäische Allianz der Aufrüster", Frankfurter Rundschau, 19 November 2018 (in German)

"Riskanter als der Kalte Krieg". Interview with Andreas Heinemann-Grüder, 24 October 2018 (in German)

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