53/2015 Security Sector Reform

Status message

Active context: context_uid_training_courses
08 June 2015 to 10 June 2015
Italy in cooperation with ESDC

Participants in this course will be able to understand the concept of Security Sector Reform (SSR) developed for CSDP Missions and the internal/external security nexus for officials deployed on missions, with a view to enhance the knowledge of instruments for exchange of information. They will also be able to:

  • apply the EU SSR principles (International Human Rights Standards, respect of local ownership, coherence with other areas of EU external action)
  • explain police assistance and good practice in the EU SSR
  • compare the EU approach to this reform with others such as the ones from United Nations, African Union and NATO
  • discuss the EU SSR concept in the framework of the general mission’s mandate, understanding its meaning with reference to its basic principles
  • formulate practical problems and challenges related to the implementation of SSR police missions
  • understand the meaning of institution building and how to manage mentoring, monitoring and advising as effective tools for its achievement
Target Audience: 

Primarily police officers working on institution building with a particular focus on police services.


Office address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1066 Budapest
Ó utca 27

Correspondence address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1903 Budapest

Email address

Telephone: +36 1 803 8030/8031

Fax: +36 1 803 8032