November 21, 2019 / Publications

Climate Change: Partnership Opportunities in the Framework of EU-GCC Relations

Tackling the multiple challenges of climate change is a matter of the highest priority for both the Gulf states and...
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August 7, 2019 / Publications

Arms Sales and Security in the Gulf

This Bussola workshop explored the dynamics of the international debate around sales of armaments and military equipment, with particular reference...
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June 20, 2019 / Publications

The Bussola Institute Review

April 2018 - March 2019 The Bussola Review 2018-2019 covers the first year of the Bussola Institute’s work from its...
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May 30, 2019 / Publications

Workshop Report – Rebuilding Challenges in Iraq: Outline for a GCC-EU Agenda

On 16th May, the Bussola Institute held a Workshop on Iraq and its current geopolitical situation, entitled "Rebuilding Challenges in Iraq:...
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May 20, 2019 / Publications

Key Challenges for Iraq: A Way Forward for EU and Gulf Involvement

Relations between the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states and Iraq have been strained for the past 30 years, ever since Saddam Hussein...
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April 15, 2019 / Publications

An Overview of the 2019 European Parliament Election and its potential implications for the GCC

The next European Parliament election will take place from May 23-26, 2019 where citizens from all EU member states will...
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March 14, 2019 / Publications

Stabilising the EU Neighbourhood

The Bussola Institute together with the Bertelsmann Foundation and its project “Strategies for the EU Neighbourhood” held a majlis discussion...
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February 25, 2019 / Publications

The Values That Bind Us: Tolerance and Inter-Faith Dialogue

Report on Bussola Institute 'Majlis'February 12, 2019Reported prepared by: Angus Taverner This Bussola Institute Majlis dealt with important questions concerning...
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February 12, 2019 / Publications

An Historic Charter

By: Amal Al-HaddabiBussola Institute
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February 12, 2019 / Publications

Building Bridges

Carrying the messages of the Pope’s visit to the UAE forward By: Christian Koch
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October 14, 2018 / Publications

Post-Oil Economies: Opportunities and Threats

Executive Summary Diversification is central to the economic development of all member-states of the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC). The United...
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July 10, 2018 / Publications

The growing role of Arabian Gulf Countries in Africa: More than Security by Mohammed Baharoon July 2018

“The establishment of the Islamic Counter Terrorism Coalition, which includes 24 African countries, highlights the shared security concerns between GCC...
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June 11, 2018 / Publications

Extremism and Terrorism By Mark McKineey April 2018

Executive Summary: Tehran’s hegemonic aspirations in Syria and the wider Middle East are well-documented. From the very beginning of Islamic...
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