U.S. Obiang Action Sends Message on Global Kleptocracy Kenneth Hurwitz October 26, 2011 BLOG A move by the U.S. to seize around $70m of assets held by the son of the ruler of Equatorial Guinea suggests Washington will no longer provide a safe haven for the corrupt proceeds of kleptocracy.
Time to Tackle Torture Is Now Christopher Rogers October 24, 2011 BLOG Electric shocks, hanging detainees from ceilings, beatings, and sexual assault. When will international forces and the Afghan government truly grapple with the problem of the abuse of detainees?
Revitalizing Civil Society in Western Europe Klaus Dik Nielsen October 24, 2011 BLOG Ordinary Europeans can and do confront new challenges facing their communities, including the fight against terrorism and populist extremism. We are looking to support more of these efforts in Antwerp and Marseille.