Economic Diplomacy : Opportunities and Challenges for Bangladesh

The concept of diplomacy is crucial to understanding international relations. It consists of the techniques and procedures for conducting relations among states. Certainly, diplomacy remains the only normal means for conducting international relations and the opposite is war. It embraces a multitude of interests, from the simplest matter of details in the relations between two states to vital issues of war and peace. When it breaks down, the danger of war or at least a major crisis is forthcoming

Military Industrial Complex: An Introduction

Dwight Eisenhower, an ex-military Republican President of the USA, in his 1961 Farewell Address was the first to express concern about the impact of the ‘conjunction of an immense military establishment and a large arms industry’, which, he noted, was ‘new in American experience’. He alerted councils of governments, saying that ‘we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military-industrial complex [MIC]. The potential for the disastrous rise of misplaced power exists and will persist.’

International Security Studies: An Introduction

International system, as per realist and liberalist, is anarchic. This anarchic atmosphere demonstrates as the soul of security concern and emphasises the necessary of military adoption to securitize state’s both internal and external possession. But often the competition of military preparedness in the form of ‘Arms race’ facilitated devastating wars. International security studies here study the interplaying factors of wars and military campaigns and how ro prevent those.

Green Peace and Climate Change: Bangladesh Case Study

Green Peace, leading the Global Charge for Environmental Conservation for 51 years. Since its founding, Green Peace has risen to every challenge, obstruction, and crisis with tenacity and the conviction that we are shaping a safer, greener, and more just future. In this Feature, we will know all the details about Green Peace, and what they worked in South Asia and specially Bangladesh. However, first, let us know what “Green Peace “is.

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“War is an act of force to compel an enemy to do our will”, said by a great Prussian General and military theorist Carl Philip Gottfried Von Clausewitz , who was born on 1st june 1780 in a noble family at Burg in the Prussian Kingdom. His father was a lieutenant in Prussian Army, but Clausewitz was good luck to be a Lanc-Corporal as starting his career at only 12 years old. He served in Prussian army during Nepoleonic war and Russian war and also in French Revolution in 1789. But Clausewitz gradually lost his interest as active combatant rather military specialist.
Ethnicity is comparatively a new term in English. Ethnic identity plays crucial role to understand the tendency of the formation of national identity of a particular group of people. A country can be consisted of different ethnic communities. However, there are several ethnic groups living side by side with Bengalis (the major ethnic group in terms of number) in Bangladesh for many years. There are about 57 ethnic minority groups in Bangladesh. According to the survey of 2011, the country’s ethnic minority population is around 1,586,141 which comprise 1.8% of the total population though they claim they are 3 million.
In recent years, one belt, one road, the South China Sea issue, the US-China trade war, the Wuhan lab leak conspiracy, the Taiwan issue, etc., have been the bones of contention between the two major powers of the world, the United States and China. After the fall of the Soviet Union in 1991, the United States emerged as the sole hegemon—a leading power in the international system—but the country is now encountering difficulties in managing its position of leadership.
The concept of diplomacy is crucial to understanding international relations. It consists of the techniques and procedures for conducting relations among states. Certainly, diplomacy remains the only normal means for conducting international relations and the opposite is war. It embraces a multitude of interests, from the simplest matter of details in the relations between two states to vital issues of war and peace. When it breaks down, the danger of war...
Strategic history is the history that helps us to understand concerning the full and proper meaning of the concept of strategy. It is the history of the influence of the use, and threat of use, of politically motivated force. To know the importance of understanding the contexts of strategic history, I have chosen the liberation war of Bangladesh as a modern war.
Regional integration is commenced when neighboring countries identify some areas where they co-operate with one another, and this areas referring regional public goods such as energy, infrastructure, and the environment; regional traditional and non-traditional security threats such as territorial overtaking, spread of violence and extremism, transnational effects of health and food; and regional socio-economic and cultural integration etc.
From current view of international politics after the Syria crisis, one of the most concerning issues is the Rohingya crisis. This crisis is considered the world’s greatest humanitarian crisis. It was started in August 2017. Thousands of families fled from Myanmar to southern Bangladesh for not being able to tolerate the unbearable torture, discrimination, detention, and brutality of the government of Myanmar. Approximately 60% of them are children.
The European Union is an economic and political union of 27 countries located in the European region. April 19, 1951 Germany, France, Ireland, Luxembourg, Belgium and the Netherlands jointly sign European Coal and Steel Community agreement. The Treaty of Rome was signed on March 25, 1957, which created the Common Market/ European Economic Community (EEC) and European Atomic Energy Community.
India & China are neighboring countries in Asia. Both of the countries have the largest population & military forces in the world. They also have nuclear weapons. India & China have one of the world’s longest disputed borders & areas.0 The main reason of dispute between India & China is their border which is known as Line of Actual Control (LAC). The LAC is the demarcation that separates Indian-controlled territory from Chinese-controlled territory.
As a resident of the coast, 24-year-old Asma Khatun from the Cox’s Bazar region can directly observe the effects of climate change. On May 30, 2017, severe cyclone ‘Mora’ struck the coast between Chittagong and Cox’s Bazar, destroying many lives. At that time, Asma’s family, along with eight hundred other individuals, sought refuge in a local school. A few months after the incident, unfortunately, Asma was diagnosed with a yeast infection of the urethra. ​
Agriculture helped to develop civilizations throughout the world. But for thousands of years, it had practiced in conventional ways. Post-WWII technological advancement radically changed the way of practices agriculture. Aftermath of decolonization, new born states faces acute food crisis. The badly needed more food to feed its dwellers. Regarding to this aim, a revolution was happened in agricultural sectors called Green Revolution
Augusta Pinochet was a dictator in the Latin American state of Chile. He was famous for his notorious and brutal measures in continuing his military dictatorship in Latin American history. In spite of such inhuman actions, his rule has continued for 16 years because of his new reformation of Chilean society. Practicing the free market economy of US design, he became one of the closest friends of the Iron Lady, Margaret Thatcher. His long period of rule in Chile has impacted the societal affairs of Chile.
Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) refers to the process of identifying, predicting, evaluating, and mitigating the environmental, biophysical, social, and other relevant effects of development proposals or projects prior to major decisions taken and commitments made (IAIA and IEA, 1999). EIA was originated from the United States’ National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) of 1970. In the early 1970s, the foundation of EIA in China was started
The term “global financial crisis” designates a period of significant economic unrest and instability that impacts numerous nations and areas worldwide. Sharp drops in financial markets, widespread bank failures, credit crunches, and substantial economic downturns are the hallmarks of these crises. Such crises may have far-reaching effects on a variety of industries, companies, and people. The purpose of this assignment is to examine the factors that contribute to global financial crises as well as their effects and solutions.
The first and the most influential great theory which emerged after the end of the First World War, was the liberal idealism. Liberal idealism was defined by its critiques as Utopianism. The basic idea was to liberate the individual, to make more economic interdependence. The first liberals in the twentieth Century, the liberal idealists believed that after such a great tragedy like WWI, states can reflect upon themselves, and can deliberately change their politics, can deliberately and intentionally become..

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