The organization Norges Fredsrad joined the GDAMS campaign on Instagram: “#SIPRI har sluppet sin årlige rapport om verdens militære utgifter.
“Kontinuerlig øking i verdens militære utgifter signaliserer at vi lever i en stadig mer usikker verden,” sier Dr. Nan Tian, seniorforsker ved SIPRI med ansvar for SIPRI Military Expenditure Database. (transl.: “Continuous increases in global military spending signal that we are living in an increasingly insecure world,” says Dr. Nan Tian, Senior Research Fellow at SIPRI responsible for the SIPRI Military Expenditure Database.)
Last winter we wrote about the world being on the brink of an arms race. It is undeniably still relevant:
@gcoms looks at the report in the light of climate finance. Recommended!