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    Prof. Dr Götz Neuneck receives Cross of Merit


    Prof. Dr Götz Neuneck, former Deputy Director of the IFSH and long-time head of the research area IFAR², has been awarded the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany (“Verdienstkreuz am…

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    Latest Publications

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    New Research Report: How promising are approaches to trust-building in conflict societies?

    Viktoria Budde, Dr Karoline Eickhoff

    In their research report titled "Fostering Constructive Relations: Approaches to Trust-Building in Peacebuilding Interventions", Viktoria Budde and Dr Karoline Eickhoff address the question of how…

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About the IFSH

Drones and autonomous weapons - blessing or curse?

What happens when a nuclear bomb explodes?

A scenario using Hamburg as an example

Arms race: Dark past or current danger?

Interactive Website for the Körber Strategic Stability Initiative

How can the rivalry between the great powers USA, Russia and China be prevented from escalating and leading to an open military conflict? Within the framework of the Körber Strategic Stability Initiative (KSSI), a joint project between IFSH and the Körber Foundation, experts from China, Russia, the USA and Europe regularly exchanged views on questions of arms control for one year. An interactive website summarizes their 19 recommendations for action and presents the project.

Check out the interactive Website here