• New publication by researchers from the Körber Strategic Stability Initiative

     

    Andrey Baklitskiy, Alexandra Bell und Tong Zhao, members of the Körber Strategic Stability Initiative, an international cooperation project lead by the Körber Foundation and the Institute for Peace…

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  • Perceptions in the Euro - Atlantic: Policy Brief

    Dr. Ulrich Kühn

    The risk of nuclear weapon use is increasing, mainly due to a renaissance of intense US-American and Russian strategic competition that we have not witnessed for a long time. In his Policy Brief for…

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  • New Deep Cuts Issue Briefs out now

    Lina-Marieke Hilgert

    Deep Cuts Issue Brief #12

    "Incorporating Missile Defense in Strategic Arms Control"

    For some six decades, strategic ballistic missile defenses have played an integral role in the evolution of the…

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  • Deep Cuts Briefing with former Deputy Secretary General of NATO Gottemoeller

    Lina-Marieke Hilgert

    Nuclear arms control faces an uncertain future. The last remaining nuclear arms control treaty, New START, will expire in February 2021, unless Russia and the U.S. extend the accord. Looking beyond…

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  • International Conference of the German Federal Foreign Office: IFSH organizes break-out session on Emerging Technologies

    Dr. Alexander Graef, Dr. Moritz Kütt

    Technological progress in information technology and artificial intelligence not only fuels new developments for civilian purposes, it also has implications for military capabilities and international…

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  • US Missile Defence Efforts and Chinas Reservations in East Asia

    Dr. Christian Alwardt

    In his latest publication in the academic journal Asian Affairs IFSH expert Christian Alwardt takes a look at US-American Missile Defence efforts in East Asia, which have been justified by referencing…

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  • The Implications of Franco-German Nuclear Co-operation

    Dr. Barbara Kunz

    In her latest publication in the academic journal The Washington Quarterly Barbara Kunz takes up the ongoing debate on increasing doubts about US security guarantees and the idea of a greater role for…

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  • The Düsseldorf Cyber Incident

    Jantje Silomon

    A recent cyber-attack on a hospital in Düsseldorf contributed to the death of a patient. Even though the hospital was well prepared, the incident underscores that much more needs to be done to…

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  • IFSH Establishes New “International Cyber Security (ICS)” Programme

    Dr. Ulrich Kühn

    On 1 December 2020 the new programme on “International Cyber Security (ICS)” will kick off at IFSH. Within the framework of ICS, a total of two research positions and a project coordination position…

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  • Uncharted Waters: Europe and the End of Nuclear Arms Control

    Dr. Ulrich Kühn

    In his latest publication in the academic journal Turkish Policy  Ulrich Kühn takes a closer look at the current state of nuclear disarmament. Shedding light on the most important actors and providing…

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