Oliver Thränert is
head of think tank
His research interests include international arms control and disarmament; nonproliferation in the field of nuclear, chem-
ical, and biological weapons; nuclear deterrence; and missile defenses.
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Religion and Mediation Course
9 to 14 November 2014
POLICY PERSPECTIVES present the assessments of CSS experts and internation-
ally-renowned guest authors on current security issues.
Issue No. 7: Putin’s Patriotic Pivot
As part of the CSS’ vision of contributing to a more peaceful and secure world, the CSS’ think tank activities aim to improve the quality of Swiss and international security policy and peace promotion activities by providing policy advice based on academic research.
|9 to 14 November 2014 The Religion and Mediation Course seeks to deepen understanding of the interplay between religion and politics in violent political conflicts. > Apply Now|
14 April 2014 Matthias Bieri on the challenges for the EU’s engagement in Kosovo (in German). > more
1 April 2014 The “Journal 21” covers the state of global politics marking the launching of “Strategic Trends 2014” (in German). > more
|11 February 2014 Jonas Grätz and Gunter Deuber discuss the current economic and political situation in Ukraine and possible ways out of the impasse (in German). > more|
Swiss and Euro-Atlantic Security
Swiss Security and Defense Policy
Swiss Foreign Policy
Security in Europe’s Neighborhood
Important State Actors in Security Policy
Non-State Violence and Terrorism; Energy Issues
Security in the Asia-Pacific Region
Disarmament, Arms Control, and Non-Proliferation
Risk and Resilience
Crisis and Risk Management
Critical Infrastructure Protection and Cybersecurity
Mediation in Peace Processes
Religion and Mediation
Environment, Development, and Human Security
The CSS think tank products include publications, conferences/workshops, media contributions, consultations, commission work, and presentations.
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