Research > Security and defence + Italy's foreign policy, Public opinion + Italy's foreign policy + Italy's military policy

  • EU crisis management missions and the role of Italy

    The objective of this research project is to assess the evolution of EU crisis management missions and the participation of Italy. In particular, it aims to evaluate the effectiveness of EU missions...
    Start/End: 2009
  • International Relations Observatory

    This a joint project conducted by IAI and three other research centres in cooperation with Italy's Parliament. The objective is to provide members of parliaments, in particular the delegations to the...
    Start/End: 2008
  • Il ruolo dell'elicottero nel nuovo scenario militare: le prospettive italiane

    This research project started with an examination of recent military experiences and the strategic debate and moved toward consideration of the effective potentials of the helicopter in the new...
    Start/End: 1999
  • Analysis of the signs of fragility in the priority areas for Italy's foreign policy

    This project aims to create an exchange platform between officials from different ministries and agencies in Italy involved in the policy development concerning countries that present elements of...
    Start/End: 2019
  • Defence Matters 2016

    The project aims at stimulating the Italian public debate over defence issues, in particular on the role of NATO in the current international context and Italy’s defence policy. Based on the...
    Start/End: 2016
  • Defence Matters 2015

    The project aims to stimulate the national public debate on a double focus: the Nato role in the current security environment, and the implication of the Italian White Book on International Security...
    Start/End: 2015
  • Il sistema del supporto logistico delle Forze Armate. Problemi e prospettive

    The study examined the requirements pressing for a modern national logistics support system and the problems linked to implementing and managing it, in light of the international experience which...
    Start/End: 2000
  • Defence and Security Matters 2017

    The project “Defence and Security Matters 2017: Italy”, funded by the NATO Public Diplomacy Division, contributes to the effort to communicate and discuss NATO purpose and role, particularly in...
    Start/End: 2017
  • Defence Matters 2014

    The project intended to enlarge and enhance the Italian public debate on defence issues, by focusing on the relation between national interests and the Atlantic Alliance. Based on the conclusions...
    Start/End: 2014
  • Osservatorio IAI-ISPI sulla politica estera italiana

    This project puts Italian foreign policy at the center of the debate and investigates Italy's objectives, strategies and actions on the European and international chessboard. The Observatory on...
    Start/End: 2018
  • Italy and the anti-ballistic missile defence programs

    The project analyzed the strategic, political, economic, technological and industrial implications of Italy's participation in the anti-ballistic missile defence programs proposed by the US and NATO...
    Start/End: 2008
  • IAI report on Italian foreign policy

    Since 2014 the institute has been producing a comprehensive report on Italy's presence and interests in the international arena, the state of the art and the strategic priorities of Italian foreign...
    Start/End: 2014
  • Opinion survey on Italian foreign policy

    Since 2013 IAI, in cooperation with Centro Interdipartimentale di ricerca sul cambiamento politico (CIRCaP) of the University of Siena, has realized periodic surveys aimed at identifying and...
    Start/End: 2013
  • L’art. 11 della Costituzione baluardo della vocazione internazionale dell’Italia

    This research study was aimed at reinterpreting art. 11 of the Italian Constitution – signed in 1947 - in light of recent changes in the international order, the European integration process and the...
    Start/End: 2012
  • Italian foreign policy yearbook

    Published since 2010 to 2013 by il Mulino, the yearbook La politica estera dell'Italia [=Italy's foreign policy] examined Italy's role and action in a rapidly changing international scenario. Edited...
    Start/End: 2010
  • Italian foreign policy chronology

    From 2009 to 2011 (see Yearbooks 2010-2012), the IAI has published a detailed chronology of Italy's foreign policy that offered relevant and up-to-dated information on the international role of Italy...
    Start/End: 2009