Forum for Foresight and Future Analysis in the Areas of International Politics and Global Issues
The Institute for Security Policy at Kiel University (ISPK) provides research, analysis and commentary on conflict and strategic subjects. ISPK is committed to furthering the security policy discourse in Germany and abroad by way of focused, interdisciplinary, policy-oriented research. Moreover, the Institute is involved in the promotion of talented, young academics. Complementing research, publications and teaching, members of the Institute advise decision-makers in government, academia, media, and business. ISPK’s main interests lie in German and European foreign and security policy, international security architecture, stabilization of fragile states, maritime security, and asymmetric challenges such as terrorism and organized crime.
Istanbul Policy Center (IPC) is an independent policy research institute with global outreach. Our mission is to foster academic research in social sciences and its application to policy making. We are firmly committed to providing decision-makers, opinion leaders, academics, and general public with innovative and objective analyses in key domestic and foreign policy issues. IPC has expertise in a wide range of areas, including—but not exhaustive to—Turkey-EU-U.S. relations, education, climate change, current trends of political and social transformation in Turkey, as well as the impact of civil society and local governance on this metamorphosis.