Nautilus Peace and Security Network – 30 July 2015

DETERRENCE: Crews to start unprecedented 3-carrier swap this summer DPRK: US envoy on North Korea Sydney Seiler says Iran deal proves flexibility GOVERNANCE AND CIVIL SOCIETY: Students protest in Taiwan over ‘China-centric’ education CLIMATE CHANGE AND AND SECURITY: Beijing is finally getting serious about climate change DETERRENCE: Crews to start unprecedented 3-carrier swap this summer, Lance Bacon, Navy Times (12 July […]

Energy Security and the Role of Green Economies in East Asia

Complexity, Security and Civil Society in East Asia

by David von Hippel Contributing authors: Yi Wang, Kae Takase, Tetsunari Iida, Myungrae Cho, and Sun-Jin Yun 28 July 2015 I. Introduction David von Hippel writes that following the Fukushima nuclear disaster, there is an increasing ‘recognition that new paradigms are needed to deal with expanding complexity in the relationships between the issues and actors […]

Nautilus Peace and Security Network – 23 July 2015

DETERRENCE: Effort to overhaul nuclear missile system expected to begin this fall DPRK: Why do North Koreans even vote? GOVERNANCE AND CIVIL SOCIETY: Debate over security bills masks clash of views on pacifist constitution CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION: The Antalya report: Disaster risk reduction in a changing climate AUSTRAL PEACE AND SECURITY: Australia and Indonesia: time for a rethink? DETERRENCE: Effort […]

POTENTIAL POINTS OF ENTRY

Potential Points of Entry The following links are a list of “Potential Points of Entry” for the insertion of sustainable and ethical investment rules. These points of entry are institutions and mechanisms at the global, national, and subnational level. These include the fora in which investor rights are negotiated and arbitrated, such as the WTO […]

Nautilus Peace and Security Network – 16 July 2015

DETERRENCE: Only one Borei-class sub to join Russia’s Pacific Fleet this year — source DPRK: Kim Jong Un tours pesticide facility capable of producing biological weapons GOVERNANCE AND CIVIL SOCIETY: Draft law may test resilience of Chinese civil society CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION: Port Vila Climate Vulnerability Assessment – Abridged Report (draft) DETERRENCE: Only one Borei-class sub to join Russia’s […]

Global Problems, Complexity, and Civil Society in East Asia

Complexity, Security and Civil Society in East Asia

by Peter Hayes and Richard Tanter 13 July 2015 I. INTRODUCTION This Special Report is an extract (Chapter 2) to the book Complexity, Security and Civil Society in East Asia, edited by Peter Hayes and Yi Kiho, published by Open Book Publishers in June 2015 (http://www.openbookpublishers.com/product/326/). To read the entire book or download the free PDF […]

Nautilus Peace and Security Network – 9 July 2015

DETERRENCE: When birds squawk, other species seem to listen DPRK: The national military strategy of the United States of America, 2015 GOVERNANCE AND CIVIL SOCIETY: South Korea: Migrants and nationalism CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION: Application of GIS to support urban water management in adapting to a changing climate DETERRENCE: When birds squawk, other species seem to listen, Christopher Solomon (18 […]

Nautilus Peace and Security Network – 2 July 2015

DETERRENCE: China’s People’s Liberation Army bans smartwatches GOVERNANCE AND CIVIL SOCIETY: LDP media bashers put security bills in doubt CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION: An ecology for cities DETERRENCE: China’s People’s Liberation Army bans smartwatches, Anthony Ware, C4ISR & Networks (13 May 2015) Software for battle management, command support, guiding smart weapons, uses millions of lines of code. State-run cyber-espionage […]