Security and Defense

Old and new global security threats are increasing in our multipolar world. Changing means of warfare, cyber-security, terrorism, uncontrolled migration, growing tensions with Russia and instability in the Middle East compete for attention and resources. On top of that the security and defense cooperation between the UK and EU is currently under review and needs a new post-Brexit architecture. To foster the ongoing efforts for these global security issues, we engage British and European politicians and experts in settings, that provide platforms for exchange as much as in-depth analyses and policy recommendations for the way forward.

The FES London established an annual British-German exchange on pressing issues of defense and security cooperation with The Royal United Services Institute on an annual basis.The FES London also partnered with the Human Security Study Group of the London School of Economics on a wider European Human Security approach to threads of the 21st century.

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Latest Events

Monday, 10.07.17 - London | Security and Defense | Event

British-German Dialogue on Defence and Security Policies

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung London (FES) and the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) co-hosted an annual dialogue event on Security and Defence...


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Monday, 11.07.16 | Security and Defense | Event

British-German Dialogue on Defence and Security Policies 2016

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung London and the Royal United Service Institute (RUSI) hosted the annual British-German dialogue on security and defence...


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Thursday, 17.12.15 to Friday, 18.12.15 | Security and Defense | Event

The way towards a new Common European Security and Defence Strategy

The FES together with the London School of Economics proudly hosted a conference to discuss the current engagement of the European Union in...


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Related Publications

  • | Security and Defense | Publication

    The Future of Post-Brexit Germany–UK Security Relations

    Sarah Lain (July 2016): On 11 July 2016, RUSI and the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) hosted a half-day workshop aimed at bringing together leading...

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  • | Security and Defense | Publication

    Review of EU policy for Ukraine

    This paper provides a review of the ongoing violent conflict in Ukraine and the contemporaneous economic and political crises. It uses big data on...

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  • | Security and Defense | Publication

    British-German Dialogue on Security and Defence Policy

    Sarah Lain (December 2015): On 30 November 2015, the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) and the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung hosted a day-long...

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