RUSI evidence papers included in new Government climate change report
11 Jul 2011
Expert RUSI analysis has been used by the Government to publish its new report on climate change. Papers prepared by the Climate Change and Security Programme at RUSI have helped the Government deliver a comprehensive analysis on the wider-effects of climate change.
Ministry of Defence Needs Revolutionary Reform to Manage Cuts
24 Jun 2011
The Ministry of Defence (MoD) will need clear ministerial, and Defence Board, guidance to introduce revolutionary new ways of working to ensure the department still operates coherently following the proposed major cuts to civil service numbers, according to a joint study by Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) and Cranfield University staff.
RUSI Launches Conflict, War and Culture Programme
7 Apr 2011
The Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) is pleased to announce the launch of its 'Conflict, War and Culture' programme, designed to look at the engagement with and depiction of war and conflict across various media and art forms.
Aviation Security Measures ‘Confusing and Incompatible’
29 Mar 2011
Creating harmonised, clearly set and rigorously enforced baseline standards on international aviation security must be a priority for governments around the world, a new report by the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) argues.
RUSI and Serco publish White Paper
12 Dec 2010
RUSI is pleased to announce the publication of this White Paper, which presents 'the case for a capability and consequence-based approach to resilience and emergency planning.'
Restructuring Europe's Armed Forces in Times of Austerity
3 Dec 2010
The RUSI European Security Programme has worked in conjunction with three of Europe's leading think tanks to publish a report concerning defence spending and the restructuring of European armed forces in times of austerity. The report is a comparison of UK, German, French and Polish responses to the economic crisis and its effects on European defence budgets.
New RUSI Council
25 Nov 2010
Following the Annual General Meeting of 25 November 2010, members of RUSI elected a newly constituted Council.
Metropolitan Police Commissioner warns of the 'persistent' terrorist threat to the UK
24 Nov 2010
Metropolitan Police Commissioner Sir Paul Stephenson gave a speech at RUSI on 'Building National Resilience'. The Commissioner said that, whilst several significant threats to UK security have been disrupted since 9/11, the threat from terrorism is a persistent and constantly changing landscape that the police, security services and public must work together to address.