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Prospects for strengthening EU-India engagement in the field of natural disasters

Think Tanks Twinning Initiative author 2019, april-2-event, euiss, EUISS ORF Chatham House publication summaries, European Union Institute for Security Studies, ORF, Chatham House, EUISS – Publications, Publication summaries, Publications, Summaries

In the past few decades, the approach to natural disasters has been transformed: rather than simply reacting, it is understood that better preparedness coupled with better early-warning systems can help mitigate their impact. Moreover, the frequency and impact of weather-related natural disasters appears to be increasing, potentially as a result of climate change and certainly as a result of population …

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Prospects for EU-India Cooperation in Central Asia

Think Tanks Twinning Initiative author 2019, april-2-event, GPI, Jawaharlal Nehru University, JNU, Publication summaries, Publications, Summaries, TFT, TFT GPI JNU publication summaries, The Federal Trust, The Global Policy Institute

Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, the five Central Asian countries – Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan – are witnessing significant changes in their economic and political systems. Despite having a very complex legacy, they have made progress in economic and political transformation with varying degrees. The Soviet era leaders in more or less non-competitive regimes …

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India-EU Cooperation in Africa: Challenges and Prospects

Think Tanks Twinning Initiative author 2019, april-2-event, Centre for Europe - University of Warsaw -Poland, MAHE CFE publication summaries, Manipal academy of higher education, Publication summaries, Publications, Summaries

European Union (EU) and India have been consistently making a sustained effort in improving their overall cooperation with Africa. With increasing economic engagement, the prospects for EU-Africa and India-Africa cooperation would depend not just on quantitative factors such as trade and investment, but also a strategy that convinces the African people that economically engaging with EU and India would be …

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Seizing the Momentum: Avenues for EU-India Maritime Cooperation in a Connectivity Context

Think Tanks Twinning Initiative author 2019, april-2-event, Clingendael, Clingendael IDSA publication summaries, Clingendael IDSA publications, IDSA, Publication summaries, Publications, Summaries, The Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses

In recent years, rising competition in the maritime spaces have pushed many actors to critically rethink their policies towards the security and governance of the high seas. In the Indian Ocean Region, China’s Maritime Silk Road (MSR) as part of the broader Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has been central to this growing sense of competition.