- Armament and disarmament
- Conflict and peace
- Peace and development
The study of collaborative information-sharing models, mechanisms and options available to EU member states and institutions on vessels and networks involved in destabilizing commodity flows such as small arms and light weapons (SALW)
The study of linkages between flags of convenience, safety, pollution, illegal fishing, piracy and vessels involved in destabilizing commodity flows
The mapping of global incidents and occurrences and relevant national and international legislation.