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cargo ship from above IMO World Maritime Day
09/28/2018
Better Shipping Starts with Stronger Maritime Security

On this World Maritime Day, OEF highlights the tie between shipping and maritime security. 

zimbabwe election updates
08/17/2018
Tracking International Elections and Leaders: July 2018

Every month, OEF Researchers track leadership and election changes around the world. This month's looks at changes in Zimbabwe, Mexico, Pakistan and more. 

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08/17/2018
Latest Blogs: Examining Maritime Security, Women’s Engagement, and State Leadership Change

 

African security norms research
07/27/2018
African Actors Leading the Way

Southern African regions are increasingly shaping global norms around security. A recent blog series by OEF Research explores these. 

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07/24/2018
Why Include Women in Peace and Security? Because it’s Effective

 

There has been a growing call for the need for women’s participation in all aspects of society- yet often this call focuses only on the gaps that currently exist- rather than on the impact of involving women.

2018 International Day of the Seafarer
06/23/2018
Resilient by Nature: Addressing Seafarer Behavioral Health

Ninety percent of the world’s goods are transported across the oceans by 1.5 million seafarers. It’s a tough and dangerous job. Isolation, stress, and accidents are some of the hardships that come with the profession.

Remittance bank Somaliland
06/16/2018
Helping Back Home: The Power of Remittances and Diaspora Investments

The global diaspora makes a significant contribution to their families back home. The funds they send strengthen communities and can even rebuild countries that are emerging from war.

06/04/2018
A Global Catch: Working Together to End Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing

Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing is an issue global in scale, requring regional and international cooperation to address it.