The Centre for Security Governance’s (CSG) publications program features original research and event summaries on topical security and governance issues, all of which are freely accessible and available for download from this website. Four publication series are currently active: CSG Papers, SSR 2.0 Briefs, CSG Insights, and eSeminar Summary Papers.

CSG Paper Series / No. 16

This paper examines the emergence of second generation security sector reform (SSR) in Timor-Leste as part of a multi-year CSG research project that assesses and evaluates the impact of orthodox SSR programming in the conflict-affected countries of Bosnia-Herzegovina, El Salvador, Sierra Leone and Timor-Leste.

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Police Reform in Iraq: Challenges and Lessons Learned (Part 2)

Police Reform in Iraq: Challenges and Lessons Learned (Part 2)

CSG’s Antoine Vandemoortele continues the interview with Paul Biddle, Strategic Police Advisor to the UK Embassy in Baghdad, the Coalition Joint Task Force Operation “Inherent Resolve” and the Governor of Anbar in Iraq between February and May 2016. Part II addresses issues of lessons learned and future areas of work to create a sustainable policing model in Anbar province.

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