AN OVERVIEW OF THE 2019 EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT ELECTION AND ITS POTENTIAL IMPLICATIONS FOR THE GCC

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 vote in what has been described a...Read more

REPORT: STABILISING THE EU NEIGHBOURHOOD

REPORT: STABILISING THE EU NEIGHBOURHOOD

The Bussola Institute together with the Bertelsmann Foundation and its project “Strategies for the EU Neighbourhood” held a majlis discussion on the role of...Read more

REPORT: THE VALUES THAT BIND US: TOLERANCE AND INTER-FAITH DIALOGUE

REPORT: THE VALUES THAT BIND US: TOLERANCE AND INTER-FAITH DIALOGUE

This Bussola Institute Majlis dealt with important questions concerning shared values, the importance of inter-faith understanding and dialogue and considered...Read more

REPORT: THE ARABIAN PENINSULA: A NEW REGIONAL SECURITY PARADIGM

REPORT: THE ARABIAN PENINSULA: A NEW REGIONAL SECURITY PARADIGM

These notes provide an overview of the discussion during the Bussola Institute Seminar entitled “The Arabian Peninsula: A New Regional Security Paradigm”, held...Read more

POST-OIL ECONOMIES: OPPORTUNITIES AND THREATS

POST-OIL ECONOMIES: OPPORTUNITIES AND THREATS

Diversification is central to the economic development of all member-states of the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC). The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has led the...Read more

The Growing Role of Arabian Gulf Countries in Africa

The Growing Role of Arabian Gulf Countries in Africa

The paper suggests that the development of political, as well as security, partnerships between Arab and Islamic countries led by the GCC countries will be...Read more

EXTREMISM AND TERRORISM

EXTREMISM AND TERRORISM

Tehran’s hegemonic aspirations in Syria and the wider Middle East are well-documented. From the very beginning of Islamic State’s (IS) rise to power in 2014 as...Read more