The U.S government presented the new National Security Strategy on 27 May 2010, which lays out a strategic approach for advancing the U.S interests and an international order that can address 21st century challenges.
DI - 27/5/2010
According to this year edition of the State of the World’s Human Rights, ‘a global justice gap is being made worse by power politics despite a landmark year for international justice’. The report documents human rights issues of concern to Amnesty International during 2010, in 159 countries and territories around the world.
DI - 24/5/2010
The Wise Pen Team final report to EDA Steering board – published on 24 April 2010- highlights the need to improve European security by integrating maritime policy making, sharing information more effectively and transparently and coordinating a collective response to security challenges. The team is composed of Vice Admirals Fernando del Pozo, Anthony Dymock, Lutz Feldt, Patrick Hebrard, Ferdinando Sanfelice di Monteforte.
DI - 21/5/2010
The VI EU - Latin America and the Caribbean Summit -held on 18 May in Madrid (Spain), adopted this declaration titled ‘Towards a new stage in the bi-regional partnership: innovation and technology for sustainable development and social inclusion’. The annex includes the EU-LAC Joint Action Plan.
DI - 20/5/2010
Published by the World Economic Forum (WEF), this study is the fifth and final review in a biennial series that assesses the European Union’s progress towards the goals of the Lisbon Strategy of economic and structural reforms. According to this, Sweden remains the most competitive economy followed by Finland, Denmark and the Netherlands.
DI - 19/5/2010
The Group of Experts -led by its chair Madeleine K. Albright (U.S) and vice-chair Jeroen van der Veer (The Netherlands)- presents its final report. The analyses and recommendations aims to assist the Secretary General in drafting a new Strategic concept for submission to NATO heads of government at Lisbon Summit in November 2010.
DI - 14/5/2010
The Palestinian human development report 2009/10 - Investing in Human Security for a Future State- focuses on different aspects of human security: economy, food, health, environment, political, personal and community.
DI - 13/5/2010
Published by the Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU), the eighth edition of the A to Z Guide to Afghanistan Assistance aims to enhance the understanding of the actors, structures and government processes related to aid and reconstruction efforts in the country.
DI - 11/5/2010
‘Developing Asia is emerging from recent crisis and posting a strong recovery in the next 2 years’, according to the Asian Development Outlook 2010: Macroeconomic Management Beyond the Crisis.
DI - 10/5/2010
The Reflection Group on the Futureof the EU 2030 presented its report to the European Council on 8 May, as requested by the Council at its meeting in Brussels on 14 December 2007. Presented by the former Spanish Prime Minister Felipe González, the report analyses the challenges that are likely to face the EU in 2030 and how to address them.
DI - 7/5/2010
According to the recent report on FDI in Latin America and the Caribbean, ‘despite the widespread drop in FDI throughout the region in 2009, the level achieved is the fifth highest in history’. Published by the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), the report focuses on three areas: a regional overview of FDI in 2009 and case studies of the automobile and iron and steel industries.
DI - 5/5/2010
The European Police Office (EUROPOL) has published the 2010 edition of the Terrorism Situation and Trend Report (TE-SAT), a report which aims to describe the situation in the European Union regarding terrorism and to identify trends.