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MENA: Challenges & Capabilities in Cyberspace 22 March 2022 | Africa, Middle East | Technology & Innovation

MENA: Challenges & Capabilities in Cyberspace

With increasing global cyber threats, stronger cyber capacity is needed to protect economical, social and economy domains

Maritime and Energy Security in the Gulf 25 February 2022 at 10:49 | Middle East | Security & Conflict

Maritime and Energy Security in the Gulf

NATO-ICI Regional Center and the NSD-S Hub held a joint Study Day to discuss Maritime and Energy Security in the Gulf.

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Reading Of The Week: The State of Climate Ambition

[ © United Nations Development Programme ]

 Against a backdrop of increasing scientific concern and public awareness about the climate crisis, UNDP set out to review if policymakers were keeping the promises they made in 2019 when the global state of climate ambition was assessed with UNFCCC in the first NDC Global Outlook report, The Heat is On. We were curious. Is the Paris Agreement working? And if yes, then who is doing the work? Which countries are leading the way on ambition – and which ones are falling behind?  

The De-Globalisation of Oil Risks and Implications from the Politicisation of Energy Markets

[ © Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI) ]

 The EU’s announced ban on Russian oil imports is a strong political measure that will heavily impact international energy markets, restricting the supply of 4.1 million barrels per day (mbd) of oil and derivates to a market which is a net importer of 10.72 mbd.  

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The NSD-S HUB supports NATO in enhancing understanding of the regional dynamics in Africa and the Middle East. This is achieved through horizon scanning, and researching challenges and opportunities which influence security and stability. In addition, the NSD-S HUB assists NATO in harmonizing their activities in the South. .

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