Marine Affairs

Maritime Realpolitik: Concept and Key Issue

Maritime realpolitik refers to the application of pragmatic and strategic considerations in the realm of maritime affairs. It involves the pursuit of national interests through maritime policies, strategies, and actions, often in a competitive or even confrontational manner. This concept encompasses a range of issues including territorial disputes, navigation rights, resource extraction, naval capabilities, and …

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The Pacific Island of Micro-States: An overview

The Pacific Island of Micro-States: An overview Badirujjaman The Pacific Island of Micro-States: An overview The Pacific realm is home to many islands and islands groups, of which New Guinea is the largest both by size and population. Though the majority of island countries in the Pacific region gained independence, some remain under the control of …

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Blue Economy in Marine Affairs: An Introduction

Badirujjaman July 16, 2023 Blue Economy in Marine Affairs: An Introduction Whenever we encounter ‘Blue Economy’ as a concept, we generally assume that the concept is all about the inclusion of a state to global economy or world market through using sea routes, which ultimately will thrive state’s economic possession.  But in reality the concept …

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