Putin signs law allowing oil and gas corporations to defend infrastructure

  On September 18, 2013, 28 Greenpeace activists and two journalists sailing on the non-profit organization’s icebreaker, Arctic Sunrise, boarded Russia’s Prirazlomnoye…


Extractive frontiers: The Arctic and Central Asia

At first glance, it might seem odd to compare the Arctic and Central Asia – two regions whose physical geographies are nearly opposites. The former is a largely watery space surrounded by littoral states,…Continue Reading →