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Roundtable on nuclear energy

26.03.2013

On March 11th, PSSI hosted Scott Peterson, Vice President, Nuclear Energy Institute, a Washington, D.C. think-tank.  Mr. Peterson's lecture highlighted the benefits of nuclear energy, particularly in terms of high volume electricity production without the greenhouse gases.  Mr. Peterson also shared his emergency response experiences from the Fukushima Japan nuclear disaster, and how nuclear energy safety programs in the United States have accounted for the lessons learned from Fukushima.  Lastly, Mr. Peterson shared his opinion on nuclear energy in the Czech Republic, particularly in light of the proposed Temelin nuclear power plant expansion.  The visit was organized in cooperation with PSSI's long-time partners from the public diplomacy section at the US Embassy in Prague.  

Call for Applications: 15th Annual PSSI Summer School

11.04.2019

We are now accepting applications for this year's summer school! The 15th Annual PSSI Summer School, organized in cooperation with NATO Public Diplomacy Division and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, is titled “NATO ... more »

PSSI At 35th Space Symposium

07.04.2019

PSSI’s Space Security Program Director, Dr. Jana Robinson, is attending the 35th Space Symposium, organized annually by the Space Foundation. ... more »

The Second Run of PSSI's Security Academy for Young Politicians

06.04.2019

The Security Academy for Young Politicians is a program offered to members of youth organizations of democratic political parties in order to improve their capabilities in the security field. This year's run was concluded on April 6.  The ... more »

PSSI Organized a Public Debate on NATO

05.04.2019

The Prague Security Studies Institute organized a public debate about NATO on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Alliance. The opening remarks were delivered by the U.S. Ambassador to the Czech Republic Stephen ... more »

PSSI Published a Study Looking at the Most Popular Myths about the EU

19.03.2019

The analysis focused on the six most common myths about the EU spreading on disinformation websites in 2018.  The primary data was supplied by manipulatori.cz, the data-gathering was conducted using the >versus< media monitoring tool, ... more »

New Issue of Our Newsletter About the the Economic and Financial Aspects of National Security is Now Available

09.03.2019

The latest issue of the newsletter presents the outline of the Czech investment screening mechanism, explores the role of the International Investment Bank, and takes a look at the Russian investments in Crimea.  ... more »