The Stable Seas Maritime Security Index investigates how crimes like illegal fishing, human trafficking, and illicit trade intersect to form insecure maritime environments. The initial launch of the Index in October will concentrate on the waters off the coast of Sub-Saharan Africa.
Social media can be a double-edged sword—used not only for supporting peacebuilders on the ground, but in hybrid warfare and in radicalizing young populations, shows OEF program Our Secure Future in their blog.
The Ocean Conference has brought together more than 5,000 participants to support Sustainable Development Goal 14: to conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas, and marine resources for sustainable development.
A new report by OEF Research explores the links of climate change to urban fragility and underlines how city governments can address the peace and security challenges that arise from influxes of climate migrants.