Programme lead: Hans Born
Ombuds institutions contact: William McDermott
Intelligence oversight contact: Hans Born
Parliamentary oversight contact: Hans Born
Human rights of armed forces personnel: William McDermott
DCAF contributes to the democratic governance of the security sector with its partners by producing original research and knowledge products, promoting norms and good practice, providing legal and policy advice, and developing capacities of partners. DCAF’s Democratic Governance Programme works specifically on ombuds institutions for the armed forces, intelligence oversight and governance, parliamentary oversight, and human rights of armed forces personnel.
For more information about DCAF’s work on ombuds institutions please refer to ICOAF.org.