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Security Sector Integrity website

Security Sector Integrity

A wealth of practical tools and policy resources for countering corruption in the defence and security sectors. 


DCAF The International Security Sector Advisory Team (ISSAT)

DCAF’s International Security Sector Advisory Team - ISSAT - provides practical support to the international community in its efforts to improve security and justice, primarily in conflict-affected and fragile states.

Business and Security division

DCAF Business and Security Hub

DCAF’s Business and Security Division works with business, governments and communities to improve security, sustainable development and respect for human rights.

Montreux Document Forum

Montreux Document Forum

By providing a venue for informal consultation among Montreux Document participants, the Montreux Document Forum supports national implementation of the Montreux Document, bringing more states and international organisations to actively support it. The MDF promotes dialogue on lessons learned, go

Security and Human Rights Challenges

Security and Human Rights Hub

The Security Human Rights Hub developed jointly by ICRC and DCAF is a one-stop shop supporting companies, government and CSOs to implement better security and human rights practices.


Private Security Governance Observatory

The Private Security Governance Observatory is a network of African civil society organizations (CSOs) that seeks to share knowledge and reinforce their organizational capacity to promote good governance of the private sector.



DCAF has worked extensively on security governance issues with a wide range of Ukrainian stakeholders since 2001.


International Conference of Ombuds Institutions for the Armed Forces (ICOAF)

ICOAF gathers representatives of ombuds institutions for the armed forces from around the world, which exist in a variety of different names and models. To date, representatives of ombuds institutions of over 50 states have participated in the ICOAF initiative.

Marsad Libyan security sector

Marsad Libyan security sector observatory

Marsad (meaning observatory in Arabic) is an online platform that monitors the Libyan Security Sector. It provides search tools in order to allow stakeholders to easily access information. Marsad monitors media reporting, research, analysis and events related to the security sector in Libya.