Collection

FCO research analyst papers

This document collection brings together papers prepared by Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) research analysts.

These research analyst papers are intended to inform and provoke thought: they do not represent government policy.

2016

  1. Southeast Asian haze: the current picture

    • Research and analysis
  2. Legal dimensions of peace agreements in internal conflicts

    • Research and analysis
  3. Reintegration and reconciliation in conflict

    • Research and analysis
  4. Human rights and conflict

    • Research and analysis
  5. South East Asia: women’s status and rights

    • Research and analysis
  6. Freedom of religion and belief in South East Asia

    • Research and analysis

2015

  1. Vetoed draft resolutions in the UN Security Council, 1946-2015

    • Research and analysis
  2. An overview of the OSCE, 1975-2014: from CSCE to OSCE

    • Research and analysis
  3. The Security Council in the twenty-first century: continuity and change

    • Research and analysis
  4. Protection of Civilians (POC): developments since 2009

    • Research and analysis
  5. Shanghai Co-operation Organisation (SCO): an overview

    • Research and analysis
  6. Conference on Inter-Action & Confidence-Building Measures in Asia (CICA)

    • Research and analysis
  7. Chinese and East Asian engagement in Latin America

    • Research and analysis
  8. China’s regional diplomacy: everybody loves good neighbours

    • Research and analysis
  9. Al Qaida versus ISIL: the battle for ownership of the global jihad

    • Research and analysis
  10. 2014: trends in Islamist terrorism

    • Research and analysis
  11. The link between ‘ungoverned spaces’ and terrorism: myth or reality?

    • Research and analysis
  12. Armenia’s Diaspora – its role and influence

    • Research and analysis

2014

  1. Refugees and internally displaced persons in the South Caucasus

    • Research and analysis
  2. The South-East Asia Diaspora in the UK

    • Research and analysis
  3. 'One China’? Beijing and its Diaspora - opportunities, responsibilities and challenges

    • Research and analysis
  4. The UN – does the rhetoric matter?

    • Research and analysis
  5. Mikhail Gorbachev - a personal assessment

    • Research and analysis
  6. Herald of a noisy world - interpreting the news of all nations

    • Research and analysis
  7. Communism in Spain before the Franco Regime

    • Research and analysis
  8. Senegalese Islam: old strengths, new challenges

    • Research and analysis
  9. South Africa’s 2014 elections (guest paper by Dr Alexander Beresford, Leeds University)

    • Research and analysis
  10. Pan-Africanism

    • Research and analysis
  11. Africa’s First World War

    • Research and analysis
  12. The China-Kyrgyzstan-Uzbekistan Railway project

    • Research and analysis
  13. Kazakhstan-China: Bilateral water issues

    • Research and analysis
  14. China in the South Caucasus

    • Research and analysis
  15. Hate speech, freedom of expression and freedom of religion: a dialogue

    • Research and analysis
  16. Islam in Georgia

    • Research and analysis
  17. The Christian Churches in Latin America

    • Research and analysis
  18. Negotiating with the Taliban: Insights from before 2001

    • Research and analysis
  19. Friends of Yemen: How has it performed and where is it going?

    • Research and analysis
  20. Bosnia and Herzegovina: Tackling War Crimes

    • Research and analysis
  21. Tensions in Sino-Japanese Relations in 2012 and 2013

    • Research and analysis
  22. Central African Republic: background brief and analysis of the current crisis

    • Research and analysis
  23. International water disputes - What's at stake for the UK?

    • Research and analysis

2013

  1. The Changing Structure of Al Qaida

    • Research and analysis
  2. Trafficking and Terrorism in the Sahel

    • Research and analysis
  3. The Organisation of American States and the Drugs Debate

    • Research and analysis
Published 12 November 2013
Last updated 14 November 2016 + show all updates
  1. Southeast Asian haze: the current picture published.
  2. Papers added on reintegration and reconciliation in conflicts, and legal dimensions to peace agreements.
  3. New research papers added.
  4. New papers added.
  5. documents added
  6. Added 4 new Research Analysts archive papers.
  7. First published.