Fragile States Index 2016
FSI Afghanistan: Limited Scope for Use
Rajeshwari Krishnamurthy · 26 Oct, 2016 · 5160
In the 2016 edition of the Fragile States Index (FSI) brought out by the Fund for Peace (FFP), Afghanistan is listed in ‘High Alert’, scoring 107.9 points. It is placed 28.3 points behind India ('Elevated Warning'); an ...
FSI and Nepal
Pramod Jaiswal · 21 Oct, 2016 · 5157
The Fund for Peace's (FFP) twelfth annual Fragile States Index (FSI) ranked 178 countries based on measures of their stability and the pressures they face. Initially called 'Failed States Index', it was renamed as 'Fragile ...
FSI and South Asia
Monish Gulati · 10 Oct, 2016 · 5149
The Fragile States Index (FSI) is an annual ranking
of 178 nations, conceived with the core notion that weak and failing states
pose a challenge to the international community and in a highly interconnected
world, ‘pressures&rsqu ...
Bangladesh: A Conflict Shatter Zone
Mirza Zulfiqur Rahman · 06 Oct, 2016 · 5148
The Fragile States Index (FSI), published annually by the Washington DC based The Fund for Peace has come out with its report for 2016, which covers the conflict events for the year 2015. This article analyzes the indicators provided by t ...
FSI's Broader Conclusions: Methodology, Empirical Trends and Current Realities
Amb TCA Raghavan · 06 Oct, 2016 · 5147
The broad conclusions on India of the Fragile States Index are:
(a) 2016 as compared to 2015 has seen a significant worsening of India ...
Sri Lanka: Fault-lines in the Transitional Justice Process
Aaranya Rajasingam · 23 Sep, 2016 · 5137
Sri Lanka is ranked 43rd (out of 178 countries) in the 2016 annual Fragile States Index, pointing to an improving trend in the country. The country has been moved from the “Alert” category to “High Warning” – ...
FSI and Myanmar: More Clarity Required
Preet Malik · 12 Sep, 2016 · 5124
To try to evaluate a democratic process on a uniform framework is fraught with problems of a structural nature. Just by way of an example, in a farewell call on the then Malaysian prime minister in August 1990, he remarked that &ldq ...
China and the FSI: Decennary Trends, 2007-2016
Chao Xie · 10 Sep, 2016 · 5123
for Peace has released its twelfth annual Fragile States Index (FSI). As with
previous editions, it presents yearly scores and rankings based on the levels
of stability and pressures each state faces.. However, the cha ...
Measuring Fragility: A Case Study of Pakistan
Sadia Tasleem · 09 Sep, 2016 · 5122
The review of a decade of reporting in the Fragile States
Index (2007-2016) – previously known as the Failed States Index – issued by the
Fund for Peace suggests fairly consistent trends and patterns in Pakistan. The
Fragility in Pakistan
Rana Banerji · 09 Sep, 2016 · 5121
The US based non-profit organisation, Fund for Peace (FFP), which works to prevent conflict and to promote sustainable security by building relationships and trust across diverse sectors, annually prepares a Fragile States Index (FSI). It ...