The Fund for Peace in the Media

 
 
Despite Strong Growth, Economy Still Fragile
Examines Cambodia's relative state fragility despite general post-conflict economic growth.
The Cambodia Daily (Cambodia) - October 8th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Climate Change, Conflict, and the Sustainable Development Goals
Uses the FSI's rankings to assess the relationship between state fragility and climate change.
International Institute for Sustainable Development (United States) - September 23rd, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Pakistan Ranks 13 on Fragile States Index 2015
Provides an analysis of Pakistan's improving scores in the FSI as well as a regional overview.
Wali Zahid (Pakistan) - August 22nd, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Colombia Leads by Example in the Americas
"It is difficult to find a Western Hemispheric leader who has had more accomplishments than President Santos. His policies are based on three benchmarks: the improvement in the measurements of the Fund for Peace’s Fragile States Index (FSI); the decreasing levels of coca growth and exports; and Colombia’s economic development."
Fair Observer (United States) - August 10th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
PH implements measures to lift rankings in 4 global reports - NCC
The National Competitiveness Council (NCC) Co-Chair for the Private Sector, Guillermo Luz, discussed plans to improve the country in order to improve scores in the four global indices in which the Philippines did not score well.
Manila Times (Philippines) - August 2nd, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
12 signs America is on the decline
Scrutinizes America's global standing and uses the 2014 Fragile States Index to assess security.
Fortune Magazine (United States) - July 20th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index 2014
 
State Fragility: The Role of Belief in Conflict Dynamics
Article by FFP’s Nate Haken about the importance of looking at conflict and state fragility as multi-faceted occurrences that are much more complex than the media makes it out to be. Religion can be part of the conflict, but there tends to be more underlying factors than religious tension, and these problems, if monitored, can be identified through trends and mediated.
Tony Blair Faith Foundation (United States) - July 3rd, 2015
TAGS: Nate Haken, Fragile States Index
 
Fragile states as a threat to international system
Discusses Turkey's scores on the 2015 FSI.
Hurriyet Daily News (Turkey) - June 25th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Fragile States Index: Армения входит в список государств «с низким уровнем рисков», а в Азербайджане ситуация «беспокоящая»
Focuses on Armenia and Azerbaijan's scores.
Panorama (Armenia) - June 25th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Le Fonds pour la paix pointe la fragilité des pays du sud de la Méditerranée
Gives a brief synopsis of the 2015 FSI with a special focus on the Mediterranean countries.
Econostrum (France) - June 24th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Algérie: La Stabilité a un Prix
An analysis of Algeria's ranking as a "fragile" country.
Afrique Inside (France) - June 24th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Armenia tops list of countries with low risk levels – Fragile States Index 2015
Discusses Armenia's scores and rankings on the 2015 FSI.
Arka News Agency (Armenia) - June 23rd, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
L’insoutenable prix de la stabilité
Examines Algeria's scores in the 2015 Fragile States Index.
Liberte (Algeria) - June 21st, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
دول افريقيا الأكثر هشاشة لعام 2015
Offers an overview of the FSI as well as an interview with FFP’s Nate Haken.
Egypt News (Egypt) - June 21st, 2015
TAGS: Nate Haken, Fragile States Index
 
Jordan ranked 81st on Fragile States Index
Describes the scores and rankings of Jordan and other Arab countries.
The Jordan Times (Jordan) - June 20th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
These are the world's 25 most fragile states
General overview of the FSI’s 25 highest scoring countries.
Business Insider (United States) - June 20th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Africa in the Fragile States Index: South Sudan worst, S. Africa and Senegal on watch list, Zimbabwe shines
Offers an analysis of Africa's varying scores.
Mail & Guardian Africa (Kenya) - June 19th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
12 Least Fragile African Countries On The Fragile States Index
Offers an analysis of African countries' rankings in the FSI.
AFKInsider (United States) - June 19th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Bangladesh ranked far below stable country
Examines Bangladesh's scores in the 2015 FSI.
The Daily Prothom Alo (Bangladesh) - June 18th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Fund For Peace: Le Maroc, l’Algérie et la Tunisie, des Etats ‘ très fragiles’
Discusses Morocco's, Tunisia's, and Algeria's weak standings in the 2015 FSI.
Le Mag (Morocco) - June 18th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
East Africa countries among world’s ‘most fragile’ again
"East and Central African countries have again topped a Washington think tank’s annual ranking of national instability."
The East African (Kenya) - June 18th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Fragile States Index 2015
A Reddit thread discussing the scores and methods of the 2015 FSI.
Reddit (United States) - June 18th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Wir Sind "Sustainable"
Describes Luxembourg's position in the 2015 FSI.
Tageblatt Online (Luxembourg) - June 18th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Нуқтаҳои заъфи Тоҷикистон аз нигоҳи Бунёди сулҳ
Offers an analysis of the 2015 FSI and the given rankings and scores.
Ozodi (Tajikistan) - June 18th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Interview with Co-Author of the Fragile States Index of 2015 Report
[AUDIO] J.J. Messner, the Executive Director of the Fund for Peace, joins Ian Masters to discuss the ranking of the world’s countries that are moving towards stability or closer to collapse.
Background Briefing with Ian Masters (United States) - June 18th, 2015
TAGS: J.J. Messner, Fragile States Index
 
South Sudan Again Tops Fragile States Index
"For the second year in a row, South Sudan has been designated as the most fragile nation in the world, plagued by intensifying internal conflict that has displaced more than two million of its people."
Inter Press Service (Canada) - June 18th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
N. Korea 29th Most Fragile State
[VIDEO] A discussion on North Korea's rankings in the Fragile States Index, noting possible factors of the state's instability.

Arirang News (South Korea) - June 18th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Interview with Nate Haken about South Sudan Topping the Fragile States Index
[AUDIO] In an interview, FFP's Nate Haken speaks about the 2015 FSI rankings with a focus on South Sudan.
Voa News (United States) - June 18th, 2015
TAGS: Nate Haken, Fragile States Index
 
South Sudan is World's Most Fragile State
Discusses South Sudan's ranking as the most fragile state according to the 2015 FSI.
Daily Caller News Foundation (United States) - June 17th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index
 
Fragile States Index 2015
Foreign Policy Magazine's analysis of the 2015 Fragile States Index. Features the country scores and rankings, notable changes in scores, and a section on Islamic State.
Foreign Policy (United States) - June 17th, 2015
TAGS: Fragile States Index