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.
June 16, 2020 In Asia Maritime Transparency InitiativeChina has deployed a network of unmanned sensors in the South China Sea between Hainan and the Paracel Islands. AMTI takes a closer look at the capabilities and implications of China's Ocean E-Stations.
May 29, 2020
| Joseph S. Bermudez Jr., Victor Cha In Beyond ParallelThe Pyongsan Uranium Concentrate Plant occupies a critical role in North Korea’s nuclear research and weapons programs as the sole known provider of uranium oxide (yellowcake) for fuel fabrication or enrichment.
May 15, 2020 In China PowerDecades of economic development have enhanced China’s ability to defend against infectious diseases, but the outbreak of COVID-19 laid bare critical health security weaknesses.
The ocean data revolution can help states improve offshore governance. But policymakers should consider how ownership over ocean data distributes power, so that seafaring superpowers, such as China and Russia, do not exploit uneven access to data to dominate marine...
In a joint baseline analysis with Jane’s Intelligence Review, the Center for Strategic and International Studies surveys a previously undisclosed facility near Pyongyang International Airport in North Korea that is likely related to its expanding ballistic missile...
May 5, 2020
| Whitley Saumweber In Stephenson Ocean Security ProjectScientific advances have made genetic data more valuable and available than ever, but broad accessibility to potentially dangerous compounds can be risky. UN delegates negotiating a High Seas Treaty should weigh any proposal to widely disseminate novel genetic information...