Swedish security policy: facing some hard truths

    The 'Bertelman report' analyses Sweden's balancing act between efficiency, solidarity and sovereignty and delivers painful truths to Swedish policymakers.

    New UI Paper: Commercial or political interests - oil and gas in the Russian Arctic

    The Arctic is portrayed as a guarantee of continued economic security and wealth of Russia, but the challenges for offshore development in the far north are many.

    Press freedom of the Western Balkans - still a long way to go

    This article explores the current status of freedom of the press and information specifically in Serbia and Macedonia.

    Cybersecurity: a delicate trade-off

    The increased dependency on ICTs mark a transition. Cybersecurity is no longer the concern of tech geeks only.

    New NATO cyber defense policy: unclear on key issues

    NATO's new cyber defense policy states that there is no distinction between cyber attack and physical attack.

    What do Europeans think of the US, and vice versa?

    The September 2014 Newsletter focuses on the Transatlantic Trends 2014 survey, ISIS, UI's new YouTube channel and a list of new publications. Enjoy the read!

    Juncker's Commission Vice Presidents: Good Intentions, Bad Idea

    Jean-Claude Juncker has introduced an unprecedented organizational innovation.

    One Pole to rule them all - what's in it for Sweden?

    The EU's new organigram illustrates Poland's elevation to a major player in European affairs.


    European Global Strategy

    European Global Strategy is a think tank-driven process designed to stimulate debate on the future direction of the European Union's external relations.

    TTIP: opportunities and challenges

    The latest international news, special articles, what?s happening in the world. Get it first!

    UI 75th Anniversary 2013

    Joint IR Seminar Series

    Organised by UI together with Stockholm University and the National Defence College, the joint IR seminar series constitute a forum for constructive feedback during an ongoing research project.