21 March 2018
The Geopolitics of Power Grids: Political and Security Aspects of Baltic Synchronization
In 2015, the Baltic states declared their intent to withdraw from the BRELL agreement and desynchronize their power grids from the IPS/UPS synchronous...
19 February 2018
Hufvudstadsbladet interview with Erkki Bahovski
Finland’s largest Swedish speaking newspaper Hufvudstadsbladet, recently interviewed Erkki Bahovski, the Editor-in-Chief of Diplomaatia.
30 January 2018
The Outcome of the Finnish Presidential Elections: Don’t Fix It If It Ain’t Broke
The Finnish voters have spoken. In the presidential elections held on Sunday 28 January 2018, they gave the current President of the Republic, Mr....
7 December 2017
Europe's Strategic Choices
On 7-8 December 2017, Dr. Pauli Järvenpää, Senior Research Fellow at the ICDS, attended a conference on “Europe’s Strategic Choices”, held in Berlin,...
5 December 2017
Poland, the European Union and the Brexit
On 5-6 December 2017, Ambassador (ret) Pauli Järvenpää, Senior Research Fellow at the ICDS, attended a conference arranged by the Polish Ministry of...
4 December 2017
Finland’s NATO Membership: An Opportunity Disappearing Beyond the Horizon?
Each year, toward the end of November, excitement begins to build up among the Finnish foreign and defense policy cognoscenti, as the results of an...
14 October 2017
ICDS Took Part in Educating Reserve Officers of Baltic Sea Region
Estonian Reserve Officers’ Association held its annual Baltic Sea Cooperation Seminar in Narva and Narva-Jõesuu on 13-15 October.
9 October 2017
ICDS Contribution to The Riga Conference Papers 2017
ICDS research fellows Piret Pernik, Henrik Praks and Tomas Jermalavičius contributed to The Rīga Conference Papers 2017. Security in the Baltic Sea...