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.
|23 October 2014 CSS Evening Talk: The Future of the Chemical Weapons Control Regime, Chemical Weapons Disarmament in Syria, and the Contribution of Switzerland, ETH Zurich > more|
|16 October 2014 Energy Security in the Open Market, ETH Zurich > more|
|27 June 2014 ETH-Workshop: Military Doctrines after 2014, ETH Zurich > more|
14 April 2014 Matthias Bieri on the challenges for the EU’s engagement in Kosovo (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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