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  • SIPRI’s arms trade data for 2017 March 19, 2018
    The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) released its latest data on the international arms trade on Monday 12th March. The data show a continuing growth in the global trade in major conventional weapons, with the volume of transfers from 2013-2017 being 10% higher than it was over 2008-2012. SIPRI arms trade data […]
    Sam Perlo-Freeman
  • Including Women, Excluding Migrants, and Reimagining National Belonging in the GCC March 12, 2018
    Indisputably, these developments constitute a crucial aspect of Riyadh’s broader national reform agenda, as led by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Within the wider regional context of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), they mark the long overdue acceleration of a trend towards improving citizen women’s participation in the economy and public life. Yet, improvement in […]
    Batul K. Sadliwala

In the News

PBS News Hour's Megan Thompson speaks to Alex de Waal on his new book, Mass Famine, and how political and military conflict cause famine.

Alex de Waal speaks to NPR on the history, misconceptions and future of famine

Global Arms Trade and Corruption

Sam Perlo-Freeman on global arms and corruption as part of the "Report München", First German Television.