Security Sector ReformEnhancing the capability of militaries and security forces to collect and analyse intelligence
We bring decades of experience in delivering effective governance, security and justice reform programmes within emerging, fragile and conflict-affected countries. From supporting government institutions through the development and implementation of security initiatives and legislation to local community safety and outreach programmes, we work tirelessly to deliver effective and lasting change that enhances our clients' capacity to provide security and justice reform that promotes human rights and addresses the concerns and demands of society.
We work with a wide array of clients including governments, international development agencies, humanitarian relief agencies and inter-governmental organisations in support of Security Sector Reform programmes. To date, we have supported programmes led by the European Union and the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office by imparting our expertise to help strengthen security and justice across several regions including Africa and the Middle East.
Delivering reform by applying innovation, creative-thinking and unparalleled expertiseWe are committed to developing innovative solutions including the development of conceptual frameworks that address the complex problems directly facing our clients
Our team includes experts in the fields of governance, security, justice and international development, and they provide technical and advisory assistance covering the following key thematic areas:
- Security: Strengthening strategic planning and coordination between military and law enforcement and providing expert input in the development and implementation of internal security planning to help address critical security threats including terrorism, violent extremisms, radicalisation, organised crime and border security.
- Justice and Prisons: Improving public trust in the judiciary by applying our expertise in relation to prosecutorial discretion, the admissibility and management of evidence and the adherence of human rights in prisons
- Civil: Introducing comprehensive change designed to improve civil-military cooperation through the implementation of training and community o0utreach projects
Introducing resilient, community-oriented security and justice transformationWe help governments enhance their systems and capabilities, and raising their capabilities to counter threats, maintain the rule of law and provide effective and accountable policing and justice services
Our experts have supported several European Union counter terrorism projects in the Middle East, North Africa and the Balkans. The participation of our team members in these projects included the provision of detailed studies concerning the terrorist threat in these regions and an analysis of the capacity of several countries to address terrorist threats.
Additionally, our experts have provided technical assistance in post-revolution Libya by helping them develop national strategic plans and lead with the coordination of security forces by strengthening their operations and planning capabilities. Our work in Libya also includes the strengthening of the country's capacity to curtail illegal migration in addition to the development of a national strategy to combat extremism and terrorism.