A DETAILED ANATOMY OF EU-GCC TRADE RELATIONS: PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE

A DETAILED ANATOMY OF EU-GCC TRADE RELATIONS: PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE

This paper describes in detail the current status of trade relations between the EU and GCC and then discusses the future prospects of the trade relationship....Read more

REPORT: SAUDI ARABIA’S G20 PRESIDENCY – THE CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES OF ADVANCING GLOBAL COOPERATION IN A PANDEMIC

REPORT: SAUDI ARABIA’S G20 PRESIDENCY – THE CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES OF ADVANCING GLOBAL COOPERATION IN A PANDEMIC

On November 12th the Bussola Institute hosted a webinar that examined the challenges and opportunities of advancing global cooperation in a pandemic during...Read more

DIVERSIFYING RELATIONSHIPS: RUSSIAN POLICY IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND ITS IMPACT ON THE GCC

DIVERSIFYING RELATIONSHIPS: RUSSIAN POLICY IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND ITS IMPACT ON THE GCC

During the last five years, Russia’s relations with the GCC have developed along a largely positive trajectory. Moscow’s decision to leave the OPEC+ agreement...Read more

EU AND GCC AVIATION AND TOURISM: FROM A HISTORIC CRISIS TOWARDS A SUSTAINABLE RECOVERY

EU AND GCC AVIATION AND TOURISM: FROM A HISTORIC CRISIS TOWARDS A SUSTAINABLE RECOVERY

The Covid-19 pandemic has thrown the air travel and tourism industries into their deepest crises in history, with global passenger traffic currently expected...Read more

PROMOTING AN EU-GCC CLIMATE CHANGE AGENDA: WATER SECURITY PRIORITIES

PROMOTING AN EU-GCC CLIMATE CHANGE AGENDA: WATER SECURITY PRIORITIES

This research paper addresses the water security challenges in the GCC countries within the context of climate change. It highlights the climate change impacts...Read more

REPORT: POST COVID-19 EUROPE - A SHIFT IN STRATEGIC DIRECTION

REPORT: POST COVID-19 EUROPE - A SHIFT IN STRATEGIC DIRECTION

On Wednesday, 1st July 2020, members of the Honorary Advisory Board (HAB) of the Bussola Institute met via videolink to engage in public debate on the impact...Read more

REPORT: THE WAY FORWARD IN LIBYA

REPORT: THE WAY FORWARD IN LIBYA

On July 14, Ms Rosamaria Gili, Head of the Maghreb division at the European External Action Service, Dr Abdel Aziz Abu Hamad Aluwaisheg, Assistant Secretary...Read more

EXTREMISM IN THE TIME OF COVID-19

EXTREMISM IN THE TIME OF COVID-19

The impact of the COVID-19 upon the world in 2020 has been profound. Measures to contain the spread of the virus have had, and continue to have, significant...Read more

THE EU, TURKEY AND REFUGEES: THE NEED FOR HUMANITARIAN APPROACHES

THE EU, TURKEY AND REFUGEES: THE NEED FOR HUMANITARIAN APPROACHES

The world is experiencing the highest levels of human displacement ever, with over seventy million people affected around the world. The conflicts in Syria...Read more