Whether “just” to professionalize or “even” to reform security institutions, both security assistance and security sector reform are about power over violence. External supporters can only succeed if their political engagement drives their technical projects, not vice versa.
The EU is divided on how to handle the internal and external dimensions of the so-called migration crisis. In this episode of the Global Futures podcast, Julian Lehmann assesses the current situation and explores alternative solutions.
Europe-India observers have long lamented that the partnership was too much about trade and not enough about strategy. Now, shared concerns over an increasingly assertive China mean those trends are finally shifting.
Germany’s development implementer, GIZ, can do more to deliver outcomes even in the politically demanding area of (forced) migration. This report is a strategic evaluation of GIZ’s work.