Defence & Security

Charting a course towards a safer world.   

The Academy's Defence & Security section focuses on the theory and practice of international security studies. Undergraduate and postgraduate scholars from top universities all around the world share their best academic projects on a plethora of security-related thematic concentrations. Among these include, just to mention a few, the relationship between security discourse and practice, European defense, WMD proliferation, the military-industrial complex, NATO, cybersecurity, critical security studies and human security.


Angelica Faotto

Is Inequality and/or Health a Security Threat? We are witnessing an unprecedented “political revolution in the area of health” (Fidler 2005, p.179). No impregnable wall exists between a world that…

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Angelica Faotto

Introduction Nuclear weapons have been at the centre of the international system and of diplomatic and policy discourses for more than sixty years, and they have become ever more prominent…

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Leon Donadoni

Assessing the Effectiveness of UAVs in the Information Revolution in Military Affairs Introduction In the last decade and a half, the rise to prominence of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), also…

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“Weakened strategic and political support for #Ukraine from the #US may undermine Ukraine’s bargaining position in… https://t.co/tKNhbS96gG

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On Monday the 18th, #US Secretary of State #MikePompeo announced the decision to recognise the #Israeli presence in… https://t.co/dbxOJALLk8

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“Underlying the unsustainable #growth of #Brazilian international ambition was the widely held belief that #Brazilhttps://t.co/MFJQqKAMFp

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