New Article published

The freshly published special issue of Sicherheit und Frieden (Security and Peace) presents interdisciplinary contributions to peace research based on the conference SCIENCE-PEACE-SECURITY’19. One submission was also contributed by ISR-scientists.

The article  „Towards a Prospective Assessment of the Power and Impact of Novel Invasive Environmental Biotechnologies“ by Johannes L. Frieß, Bernd Giese, Anna Rössing und Gunnar Jeremias examines new biotechnologies, namely Gene Drives und Horizontal Environmental Genetic Alteration Agents, which exceed classical GMO applications.  The contribution preliminarily explores the suitability of the regulatory governance framework with regard to conflicts that might arise from benevolent or hostile application.