Piracy and Maritime Terrorism as a Challenge for Maritime Trade Security: Indicators, Perceptions and Options for Action (PiraT)

Department(s)/ Research Infrastructure
Research Group Sustainable Development
Project Status
Completed Project
Project Duration
since/from 2010 to 2012
Commissioned by
Federal Ministry of Research and Education (BMBF)
In Cooperation with
Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy at the University of Hamburg (IFSH) (Project leader and coordination)
German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
Hamburg-Harburg University of Technology (TUHH)
Bucerius Law School (BLS)
Institute for Strategic Future-analysis (ISFA) (subcontractor of the IFSH)
Project Team/Contacts at DIW Berlin


For more information on the project, please refer to http://www.maritimesecurity.eu/index.php?id=159&L=1