RACVIAC – Centre for Security Cooperation is an international, independent, regionally owned organization, with the mission to foster dialogue and cooperation on security matters in South Eastern Europe through a partnership between the countries of the region and their international partners.
 

Director's New Year Message

As we are approaching to the end of the year, in terms of realizing our program, 2016 was overall a good year.

We accomplished 25 important activities covering a wide spectrum under our 3 Pillars.

Besides, we stabilized our budget, increased our connectivity through not only strengthening present partnerships, but also establishing new ones.

Complete New Year Message, PDF

Activity Overviews

Cyber Security: Training on WMD Cyber Crimes Investigations

Overview, PDF

"6S Expert Working Group (EWG) + Workshop in RACVIAC Format"(Industrial Security)

Overview, PDF

Gender Training of the Trainers Course (GToT)

Overview, PDF

Activity Agendas

Cyber Security: Training on WMD Cyber Crimes Investigations

Agenda, PDF

"6S Expert Working Group (EWG) + Workshop in RACVIAC Format"(Industrial Security)

Agenda, PDF

Gender Training of the Trainers Course (GToT)

Agenda, PDF

Activity Reports

Border Security and Management Seminar

Report, PDF

Vienna Document – Verification and Compliance Course

Report, PDF

Foreign Terrorist Fighters (FTF) – Challenges for SEE

Report, PDF

Programme 2017

RACVIAC’s annual programme of activities includes up to 30 activities: seminars, training courses, workshops, conferences, meetings and a number of other extracurricular activities.

In addition to this, RACVIAC also supports activities of other institutions and organisations. By the end of 2016 RACVIAC has hosted more then 11500 participants on 407 various activities. ›› More

Interview

Interview with Ms Nika Jabbarova, MSc, author of “Report on The Way Forward Towards Better Implementation of the OSCE Code of Conduct on Politico-Military Aspects of Security”

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Interview Archive

Latest News

25 April 2017

Balkan Symposium of German Defence Attachés

Photo: MORH/BrandtA two-day Balkan Symposium, gathering German defence attachés based in the SEE region, started at RACVIAC - Centre for Security on Monday, 24 April 2017, with the purpose of discussing the current security and political situation in the region.

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24 April 2017

Cyber Security Course starts at RACVIAC

Five day's course entitled „Cyber Security: Training on WMD Cyber Crimes Investigations” co-organized by RACVIAC – Centre for Security Cooperation and United States Defence Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), with financial support of the Federal Republic of Germany started on 24 April 2017.

Aim of the Course is to instruct nontechnical investigators on the fundamental skills needed to exploit digital technology to combat criminal activities, the proliferation of WMD, and the misuse of dual-use materials and technologies. For the purpose of this Course, digital technology includes the Internet, digital media, communication devices, wireless technology, social media and other related technologies.

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18 April 2017

RACVIAC Director Ambassador Haydar Berk visits the Ministry of Defense and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia

On 18 April 2017 Ambassador Haydar Berk, Director of RACVIAC, upon the invitation of H.E. Andreja Katič, Minister of Defense of the Republic of Slovenia, made a working visit to the Ministry of Defence.

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12 April 2017

Greek Ambassador Visits RACVIAC

On Wednesday, 12 April 2017, H.E. Mr. Stergios Tsiepas, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Hellenic Republic to the Republic of Croatia, visited RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation.

The guest was welcomed by RACVIAC Director Ambassador Haydar Berk, Deputy Director Brigadier General Gordana Garašić and members of RACVIAC staff.

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10 April 2017

Seventh C-WMD National Strategy Development Project Workshop starts in RACVIAC

The seventh C-WMD National Strategy Development Project Workshop entitled “Dual-Use Technology, Emergent Technology, and Terrorism” has started in RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation on 10 April 2017.

The activity is a continuation of a series of events organized within the framework of the C-WMD Network as a result of cooperation between RACVIAC – Centre for Security Cooperation, U.S. European Command (USEUCOM), U.S. Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), the International Counterproliferation Program (ICP), the Proliferation Security Initiative (PSI), and the Republic of Croatia.

With the aim to go on supporting the development of C-WMD National Strategies and Action Plans the purpose of this Workshop is to present the challenge that dual-use goods and emerging technologies pose to counterproliferation regimes, as well as to discuss emerging technology and intangible technology transfers and the proliferation aspects of terrorism.

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Forthcoming Event

03-05 May 2017

"6S Expert Working Group (EWG) + Workshop in RACVIAC Format"(Industrial Security)


Catalogue 2017

RACVIAC Catalogue 2017RACVIAC Catalogue 2017 ›› Download








Newsletter and Factsheet

Newsletter Issue 47Every few months RACVIAC releases its Newsletter, which includes a detailed overview of our activities during the past period.›› More




Racviac FactsheetThe latest, newly updated version of RACVIAC Factsheet, published in December 2016. ›› Download





Publications

Building a Cyber Resilient SocietyBuilding a Cyber Resilient Society in SEE - Research Study” ›› Download







RACVIAC Compendium 2015RACVIAC Compendium 2015 ›› Download








Defence Conversion ModalitiesRACVIAC SSR Pillar Research Project “Defence Conversion Modalities in South-East Europe (SEE) – Specific Regional Model” ›› Download