The Brief the Briefers

13. Feb 2017  |  Security and Defence  |  Event reports

On February 9th, within the framework of the Brief the Briefers program, GLOBSEC Policy Institute Research Fellow Tomáš A. 

V4+ Security Roundtable in Kiev

On December 7th, Reseach Fellows, Tomáš A. Nagy and Katarína Klingová represented our 

Security in Europe from a Visegrad viewpoint

On December 9th, GPI Research Fellow Tomáš A.

GLOBSEC Intelligence Reform Initiative discussed in Brussels

December 1, 2016 saw the presentation of the GLOBSEC Intelligence Reform Initiative (GIRI) report Reforming Tran

V4 Defence Cooperation: A history of great ambitions paired with limited achievements

By Tomáš A. Nagy. Photo: Flickr|Defence Images, licensed by CC BY-NC-ND 2.0.
30. Nov 2016  |  Security and Defence  |  Central Europe

If a serious financial crisis, an imperialist Russia and a migration crisis cannot motivate the member states of the Visegrad Four group to cooperate on defence, what can?

GLOBSEC NATO Adaptation Project: NATO in a Changing Strategic Environment

John R. Allen, Wolf Landheld, Julian Lindley-French, Giampaolo di Paola, Tomáš Valášek
21. Nov 2016  |  Security and Defence

The GLOBSEC NATO Adaptation Project envisages a series of papers to be released over the next several months which will address the nature of NATO adaptation and the challenges it must overcome if it is to remain a viable and credible alliance for the peace and stability in the transatlantic area.

New security structures: Reforming transatlantic intelligence

By Public Relations. Photo: EPA|Horacio Villalobos.
10. Nov 2016  |  Security and Defence  |  In the media

Kostis Geropoulos, the Energy and Russia Affairs Editor at New Europe interviewed Michael Chertoff, former head of US Homeland Security and David Omand, former Directo

Former spy chiefs call for EU-US intelligence hub

Andrew Rettman from the EUobserver interviews August Hanning, the former head of Germany’s BND intelligence services about the GLOBSEC Intelligence Reform Initiative (GIRI)

GLOBSEC Intelligence Reform Initiative: ‘Reforming Transatlantic Counter-Terrorism’

29. Oct 2016  |  Security and Defence  |  Studies

This report’s primary focus is the Salafi jihadist terrorist threat. Since 2014, there has been a significant increase in attacks by these groups and, in Europe alone, at least 274 civilians have been killed and over 1,000 wounded. Building on the experiences of foreign fighters, terrorist tactics are evolving rapidly to blend small, overlapping and informal networks of extremists capable of conducting both sophisticated and crude attacks.