The Just Transition Initiative is a partnership developed by the CSIS Energy Security and Climate Change Program and the Climate Investment Funds to investigate how to achieve a just transition through the transformational change necessary to address climate change.
Provides analysis on emerging technologies that are expected to reshape situational awareness across the spectrum of conflict, and examines the implications of these technologies for nuclear strategic stability.
November 14, 2022On October 8, Ukraine scored militarily when it bombed the bridge to Crimea. Russia retaliated with sustained bombing of Ukraine’s civilian power grid and water system. This video explores the war's changing dynamics and the potential severe impact on Ukraine's population.
November 7, 2022
| Joseph S. Bermudez Jr., Victor Cha, Jennifer Jun In Beyond ParallelNorth Korea has shown an unprecedented level of provocations over the past week. As tensions rise, eyes are also on Punggye-ri, the expected site of the seventh nuclear test. This report provides an updated view of the facility.
October 26, 2022
| Joseph S. Bermudez Jr., Victor Cha, Jennifer Jun In Beyond ParallelSignificant progress in the construction of the Sohae Satellite Launching Station is observed in recent satellite imagery as part of the dramatic and ongoing modernization plan announced by Kim Jong-un earlier this year.
October 24, 2022
| Joseph S. Bermudez Jr., Victor Cha, Jennifer Jun In Beyond ParallelFor the past two months, a significant increase in activity has been observed at the Sinpo South Shipyard, suggestive of longer-term preparations for North Korea's launching of the new SSB or testing newer, more capable SLBMs.
October 20, 2022
| Joseph S. Bermudez Jr., Victor Cha, Jennifer Jun In Beyond ParallelNorth Korea's seventh nuclear test is assessed to be carried out in the coming weeks. This report provides an updated view of the Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Facility, where the test will almost assuredly take place.
October 18, 2022
| Joseph S. Bermudez Jr., Victor Cha, Jennifer JunFor the past two months, a significant increase in activity has been observed at the Sinpo South Shipyard, suggestive of longer-term preparations for North Korea's launching of the new SSB or testing newer, more capable SLBMs.
October 18, 2022 In Asia Maritime Transparency InitiativeOver 15 percent of the land area at Cambodia’s Ream Naval Base has been cleared for new construction since July. AMTI breaks down the latest developments in Chinese-funded construction at Ream.
October 14, 2022
| Katherine E. Bliss, Mackenzie BurkeVenezuelans, who are experiencing the largest migration crisis in Latin America, face uncertainty around access to immunizations and health services both at home and abroad, leaving millions of people and the health system vulnerable to future global health threats.
October 13, 2022
| Daniel F. Runde, Conor M. SavoyCSIS released an interim framework for the Ukraine Economic Reconstruction Commission. It lays out the challenges and priorities for Ukraine’s reconstruction.
October 13, 2022
| Bonny Lin, Brian Hart, Matthew P. Funaiole , Samantha Lu, Hannah Price In China PowerChina’s military is poised to see a significant reshuffling of its top leadership at the 20th Party Congress. This ChinaPower feature explores past personnel trends within China’s Central Military Commission and forecasts potential outcomes of the 20th Party Congress.