On forecasting, jihadists rehabilitation, and the future of Al-Shabab | This Week’s Top Hot Links #135

10 Sep

This week’s hot links on strategy and international affairs takes a look at the death of Al-Shabab leader and its repercussion for the group and the region in general. It then moves to analyse Obama’s options and priorities in balancing an intervention against the IS. Next, wee see how social media can have the effect […]

The business of charities is, in fact, political

4 Sep

New Minister for Civil Society Brook Newmark stated “that charities should “stick to their knitting” and keep out of politics. The new minister fails to see that one of the charity sector’s critical roles in society is as interlocutor and representative for those who are underrepresented or heard in the public debate. This is true […]

Cat to speak at the I conference Latin America and the Caribbean in 2030: World Visions, Continental Views – 24-25 Sept 2014, Santiago, Chile

3 Sep

Cat will speak at the conference ‘Latin America and the Caribbean in 2030: World Visions, Continental Views’ that will take place on 24 and 25 September 2014, at the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean headquarters in Santiago, Chile.