This report offers an overview of the HS issues published in 2021, summarising the insights of a rich group of renown scholars, seasoned practitioners, junior researchers and activists on some of the most critical topics in the fields of peace, conflict and security.
On 1 February 2021, Myanmar’s generals ended the experiment of ‘disciplined’ democracy (which they initiated) by carrying out a political oxymoron: a military coup d’état occurring almost ‘under the rule of law’. Because the 2008 Constitution shields the prerogatives of the military, the abrupt seizure of power by the Armed…
Stefano Ruzza (T.wai & University of Torino) and Eugenio Cusumano (Leiden University) are authors of the essay "The Privatisation of Maritime Security: Implications for International Security" in the new Routledge Handbook of Maritime Security (July 2022).
Thanks to SIPRI’s translation partners, the summary of SIPRI Yearbook 2023 is now published in Catalan, Dutch, French, Italian, Spanish and Swedish. All six languages can be downloaded today, and additional languages will be added as they become available.
Released in June 2023, the 54th edition of the SIPRI Yearbook is an authoritative and independent source of data and analysis on armaments, disarmament and international security. It is available in print and online from Oxford University Press. The Catalan and Spanish translations were provided by Fundació per la Pau (FundiPau). The Dutch translation was provided by Vlaams Vredesinstituut (The Flemish Peace Institute). The French translation was provided by Groupe de recherche et d’information sur la paix et la sécurité (GRIP). The Italian translation was provided by Torino World Affairs Institute.