The Struggle for Supremacy: Religion, Territory and the Rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran
Evenemang The rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran has occupied a central role in shaping the nature of Middle Eastern politics. Amidst fragmentation of state-society relations across the region, both states have attempted to increase their regional power by exerting influence across a number of proxies along ethnic and religious lines.
Bakom rubriken: Är Spaniens demokrati hotad av Kataloniens separatism?
Evenemang Frågan om katalansk självständighet blottlägger en kamp om ekonomiska resurser och nationell identitet i Spanien och har skakat om det spanska statsskicket. Vilken roll har katalansk media spelat i konflikten? Är Spaniens demokrati hotad av Kataloniens separatism?
Germany and the Nordics in a new security landscape
Evenemang What scope for cooperation can be found in Europe’s new security landscape? And how can the rules based liberal and democratic order be protected in times when globalization and interdependence is challenged by great power rivalry and surging nationalism?
Corruption after the Arab Spring – Challenges and Lessons Learned
Evenemang How to build a transparent and functioning state after the fall of a corrupt regimes? What are the great challenges? What role did the European Union play in the first stages of the Tunisian revolution, and how is the EU acting today?
Understanding Sunni-Shia sectarianism: the case of Hizbullah's war in Syria
Evenemang How can we understand the rise of sectarianism in the Middle East today, to what extent is it linked to religion, if at all, and why has it proven so effective for mobilization in wars and conflicts in the region?