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Middle East and North Africa

DCAF offers its partners in the Arab region international comparative expertise and tailor-made practical assistance. This involves assistance for reviewing and auditing the security sector, and managing change in legislative development, policy development, institutional development, people development, and working with informal oversight institutions (civil society organisations, media, etc). DCAF’s partners include:

  • Parliaments and their committees
  • Judiciaries
  • Governments
  • Armed, police and security forces
  • Civil societies and media

With offices in Beirut, Ramallah and Tunis, DCAF is ideally situated to rapidly respond to developments and the needs of stakeholders in the region.


  • Assistance Programme: Lebanon

    Middle East and North Africa

    Lebanon joined the DCAF Foundation Council in spring 2007 as the first Arab country. DCAF assists Lebanon in developing effective and efficient security and......read more

  • Assistance Programme: Morocco

    Middle East and North Africa

    DCAF has engaged with the Moroccan Government, members of parliament, civil society and security officials in a dialogue on strengthening good security secto......read more

  • Assistance Programme: Palestine

    Middle East and North Africa

    DCAF has been present in the Palestinian Territories since 2005. It assists Palestinians in developing effective, and efficient, security and justice providers...read more

  • Assistance Programme: Tunisia

    Middle East and North Africa

    For further information on DCAF's Assistance Programme in Tunisia please visit the following page:DCAF-Tunisie.org...read more