CSS is an independent research, educational and training enterprise dedicated to encouraging informed debate on security matters and to promoting and sustaining democratic structures and processes in foreign and security policy in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and in the region of SEE. CSS works to generate knowledge and provide policy, management and capacity strengthening solutions to problems caused by safety and security issues in post-war Bosnia. Some topics covered by the research group include securitization, democratic control and oversight, corruption, transparency and accountability of the security sector, police and military reforms, political violence, peace-building, conflict management, migration, and foreign policy.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: All male
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2019): Benjamin Plevljak, MA in security and peace studies
Leader gender: Male