The Emerging Geopolitics of the Indian Ocean Region

23 Jul

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On the 27th July at the Army and Navy Club, Jonathan Ward, Research Associate at the University of Oxford’s Changing Character of War Programme, discusses The Emerging Geopolitics of the Indian Ocean Region.

Evaluating Elections in Europe and Egypt | This Week’s Top Hot Links #129

4 Jun

This week’s hot links on strategy and international affairs takes a look at the impact of elections in Egypt and Europe, and examines what they really reveals about those in power and the opinions of those casting the votes. It also provides a critique and defence of US domestic and foreign policy, from the viewpoints […]

Analysing America’s Global Position and Nigerian Politics in Wake of Abductions | This Week’s Top Hot Links #128

7 May

This week’s hot links on strategy and international affairs takes a look at the long-term strategy that is needed to address Russia’s advancement into Ukraine, exploring the possibilities of inviting Finland and Sweden to join NATO. We look at what the abduction of 200 school girls by suspected Islamist militants really tells us about Nigerian […]

Is it really a lack of confidence that prevents women filling top posts in politics? | This Week’s Top Hot Links #127

24 Apr

This week’s hot links on strategy and international affairs takes a look at the political and economic situation in China, both as it stands today, and as it projects into the future. We also explore a debate between two writers on the status of geopolitics and power-plays in international relations. Next, an interesting look into […]

Wanted – Your views on how Strategic Foresight should be integrated into the academic field of International Relations – for #futureday

28 Feb

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Is the academic field of International Relations losing out because it doesn’t embrace foresight thinking? What can we do about this? If you have views and thoughts on this, read on and fill out the survey. This year, at the International Studies Association 2014 Conference, I am hosting a Roundtable on the use of strategic […]