Security, reconstruction and peace

Our strength lies in linking short-term aid with long-term prospects. In the security sector, we support the demobilisation and reintegration of ex-combatants and provide advice on the build up and reform of capable, democratically legitimate and monitored institutions.

United for peace
In a fragile country like Mali, greater stability is only possible if foreign, development, security and environmental policies are integrated with one another in the long term.
Helping the helpers
Saving more lives thanks to modern equipment and up-to-date know-how for the fire service, other emergency services and the Ukrainian Red Cross.
Back to the Future
Students in Cambodia have developed an app that takes people to places of importance under the brutal regime of the Khmer Rouge.
A question of trust
Germany supports police forces in the Palestinian territories to deliver a professional, community-oriented service.
‘It’s not just wrong, it’s stupid’
Interview with Chantal de Jonge Oudraat, President of the network Women In International Security
Two steps forward, one step back
Essay by US security expert Mathew Burrows about Human security.

Security, reconstruction and peace

Security, reconstruction and peace