Until 1998, the Indonesian armed forces were granted an institutionalized « dual function » (dwifungsi) in state operations. Through this, they had a role in the country’s security, but also politics and economy. Since Suharto’s fall, the processes of democratization and...

Many cases of violations of sanctions on Iran have been identified, which underpins the thesis that arms embargoes are not perfect instruments to counter the proliferation of weapons. There is evidence that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are a hub for the smuggling of weapons...

During the last couple of decades, increasing attention and resources have been dedicated to tracing illicit weapons in conflict areas. This Paper underlines the importance of this discipline and the value of the evidence-based information it generates, not only to identify...

Methamphetamine is becoming the most used illegal drug in the world, after cannabis. This synthetic drug, whose use and trafficking are expanding rapidly, has the peculiarity of being the only drug to be produced in Western Africa, with cannabis. Originally intended for export...

Lutter contre le commerce illicite des armes légères nécessite une action régionale. Dans de nombreux pays, les armes légères circulent en abondance en dehors de tout contrôle étatique. Elles sont faciles à dissimuler et leur faible poids facilite leur transport à travers les frontières...

This quarterly monitoring is part of a three years project (2014-2016) on “Contributing to improve human security, conflict prevention and strengthening the rule of law in Sub-Saharan countries” funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg...

Reporter une nouvelle fois l’échéance n’est plus possible : le nouveau gouvernement devra impérativement trancher la question du renouvellement des F-16 vieillissants. Investir des milliards dans un nouvel avion de combat dernier cri ou saisir l’occasion pour revoir le rôle de...

Le 25 septembre 2014, l’Argentine, les Bahamas, la Bosnie-Herzégovine, le Portugal, la République tchèque, Sainte-Lucie, le Sénégal et l’Uruguay ont ratifié le Traité sur le commerce des armes (TCA) à l’occasion d’une cérémonie organisée en marge de la 69e session de l’...

Le GRIP a le plaisir de vous inviter, le vendredi 10 octobre à partir de 9h, à une conférence/débat dans le cadre de la sortie du livre : "Israël entre quatre murs : la politique sécuritaire dans l’impasse".

Cet événement sera l’occasion d’échanger avec l'auteur, Sébastien...

In 2012, EU Member States started reviewing the EU Common Position defining common rules governing control of exports of military technology and equipment. While the process is still ongoing, this note takes stock of what Member States have agreed to review and suggests...

Le GRIP a le plaisir de vous inviter, le vendredi 10 octobre à partir de 9h, à une conférence/débat dans le cadre de la sortie du livre : "...
In 2012, EU Member States started reviewing the EU Common Position defining common rules governing control of exports of military technology and...
Over the past ten years, the European Union has started to negotiate and sign Framework Participation Agreement (FPA) with third states, in order to...
In the Sahel, there are threats and natural resources. So many reasons that lead some states to rush to the area and to engage in economic...
The African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) is a review mechanism settled for and by African countries. 34 countries on 54 voluntarily joined the APRM....
The French Defence Industrial and Technological Base (DITB) faces a tricky political and budgetary situation, between an increasingly competitive...
Coordination, Coherence, Effectiveness, Sustainability are challenges that Brussels and Delegations face to give life to the constantly evolving...
Matters relating to the proliferation of dual use goods in favor of Iran regularly make the headlines. Suan Zhang, Parviz Khaki, Nicholas Kaïga ......
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