New report: ‘Political values in Europe-China relations’
News The European Think-tank Network on China (ETNC) has launched a new report on the role political values play in the Europe-China relations. During 2018, the Swedish Institute of International Affairs (UI) has been spearheading the editorial work and this report is the fourth in this series.
New communications project on China’s global “Belt and Road Initiative”
News The Asia Programme at the Swedish Institute of International Affairs (UI) has been granted 460 000 SEK for a communications project by The Swedish Foundation for Humanities and Social Sciences (Riksbankens Jubileumsfond).
The Swedish Institute of International Affairs participates during the Free Speech Festival
News The Swedish Institute of International Affairs (UI), contributes with a series of three docs and talks under the heading ’Emerging images of resistance in the Arab world’ during Free Speech Festival, held at Kulturhuset Stadsteatern November 13-15.
France and European Politics
News How will France's president Macron work the Eurozone? Have we been naive with regards to the EU-China relationship? What does France want with its new E21 initiative and what is the key to success in the upcoming EU elections spring 2019. Listen to our new podcast with France's ambassador to Sweden David Cvach.
Three year grant to investigate the Swedish-led gendarmerie in Persia (Iran)
News Congrats to Rouzbeh Parsi! As he has received a three year grant by the Swedish Foundation for Humanities and Social Science (Riksbankens Jubileumsfond) to investigate the Swedish-led gendarmerie in Persia (Iran).
Successful funding application for a workshop on the Indo-Pacific
News Great news! The South Asia Initiative, a collaboration between the Swedish Institute of International Affairs (UI) and the Swedish South Asian Studies Network (SASNET) at Lund University has received funding from Riksbankens Jubileumsfond for a workshop on studying an emerging partnership in the Indo-Pacific.
New report on Palestinian refugees: 'Justice postponed'
News This new report, authored by Thomas Hammarberg, describes the background to the present crisis, its human consequences, the failure to uphold humanitarian and human rights standards, the political positions of the parties and the failed attempts to promote a peaceful solution of this political and humanitarian disaster. It ends with a series of concrete recommendations.
New article: A place in the Sun? IRENA’s position in the global energy governance landscape
News The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), created in 2009, is the only intergovernmental organization dedicated to renewable energy. Drawing on several new datasets, this article explores IRENA in the context of three other major international energy organizations: the International Atomic Energy Agency, the International Energy Agency and the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries.
India and South Asia in focus in new collaboration between The Swedish Institute of International Affairs and SASNET
News The Swedish Institute of International Affairs (UI) and the Swedish Asian Studies Network (SASNET) at Lund University are launching a collaboration focusing on India and South Asia. The long-term collaboration will include both research and analysis and aims at building a strong research environment of international quality.