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The foreign-policy implications of the Trident replacement debate

Deterrence and defence policies are at the core of Britain's Trident replacement policy debates. The strategic foreign policy implications of the replacement debate for Britain also require closer consideration. These were some of the conclusions of an IISS discussion meeting at Arundel House on 'The foreign-policy implications of the Trident replacement debate' on 13 March.

Pathways to 2050: Three possible UK energy strategies

British Pugwash launched its expert report Pathways to 2050: Three possible UK energy strategies, at a discussion meeting on 14 February. The report discusses three possible UK energy strategies which have been constructed using the ‘Pathways to 2050 Calculator', made publicly available by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC). This report seeks to respond to the call of Professor David MacKay, the Chief Scientific Advisor to the Department of Energy and Climate Change, for a "grown-up conversation" about UK energy policy.