Programme Lead: Vincenza Scherrer
Research Assistant: Alba Bescos Pou
DCAF works with the UN in strengthening its approach to SSR support in line with UN Security Council Resolution 2151 on SSR. In particular, DCAF cooperates with members of the UN Inter-Agency SSR Task Force in the area of policy and research as well as guidance development. An increasing focus is placed on the development of evidence-based knowledge that responds to concrete needs of UN staff at headquarters and field. Ongoing projects include among others:
Enhancing Multilateral Support for Security Sector Reform, Mapping Study, DCAF, 2018.
Measuring the Impact of Peacebuilding Interventions on Rule of Law and Security Institutions, DCAF SSR Paper No. 6, 2012.
Towards a Common UN Approach to Security Sector Reform, DCAF Policy Paper No. 25, 2007