Stable Seas, a program of One Earth Future, works with militaries, governments, and other partners around the world to eliminate the maritime activities that finance and facilitate organized political violence.
Stable Seas Initiatives
Maritime Terrorism Resource Portal
The Maritime Terrorism Resource Portal provides access to Stable Seas' latest data, research, and analysis on terrorism threats in the maritime domain and how this largely ungoverened space offers myriad possibilities for financing and facilitating onshore violence.
The Stable Seas Maritime Security Index measures and maps nine maritime security issues. This tool highlights pressing maritime security challenges, transnational efforts to improve maritime governance, and the links connecting these issues to each other. The latest edition of the index covers 70 countries in Africa and Asia.
Economic profit is often the motivating factor when shipping companies knowingly get involved in smuggling arms—not necessarily political ambition. Shipping companies traffic weapons for criminal or terrorist groups or ship arms to embargoed or banned destinations. One such embargoed destination is Libya. Read more