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

C-WMD National Strategies – Current Threat Environment & Cyber Elements of a C-WMD Strategy

Overview, PDF

Chemical Weapons Convention Workshop

Overview, PDF

Peer Review Seminar on OSCE Code of Conduct on Politico - Military Aspects of Security

Overview, PDF

Activity Agendas

C-WMD National Strategies – Current Threat Environment & Cyber Elements of a C-WMD Strategy

Agenda, PDF

Chemical Weapons Convention Workshop

Agenda, PDF

Peer Review Seminar on OSCE Code of Conduct on Politico - Military Aspects of Security

Agenda, PDF

Activity Reports

Physical Security And Stockpile Management Seminar

Report, PDF

“Conference on 20th Anniversary of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention: From the Ottawa Process towards a Mine Free World”

Report, PDF

Annual Meeting of the Representatives from Defence and Security Committees from SEE Parliaments

Report, PDF

Programme

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 Archive

Latest News

28 November 2017

Workshop on Foreign Terrorist Fighters begins

The Workshop “Prosecution, Rehabilitation, and Reintegration of Returning Foreign Terrorist Fighters”, organized by RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation in cooperation with the Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) and the OSCE Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina, started on 28 November 2017 in RACVIAC.

The purpose of this event is to evaluate the existing policies, programs, actors, as well as the challenges in relation to the role of the civil society organizations in the rehabilitation and reintegration of returning foreign terrorist fighters and members of their families, especially children who followed them to and from the war zones.

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23 November 2017

Conference on Security Challenges for Europe begins in Zagreb

A two-day Conference „Security Challenges for Europe“, organized by RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation in partnership with the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Office in Croatia, started on 23 November 2017 in Zagreb.

The aim of the Conference is to consider from a geopolitical point of view the present and future security challenges and threats primarily for the countries of South East Europe as well as the potential to prevent them, bearing in mind the existing NATO security assessments and EU’s foreign and security policy.

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13 November 2017

Third NSDA Workshop begins in Albania

“The Nuclear Security Detection Architecture Awareness (NSDA) Workshop - Strategy and Design”, started in Tirana, Albania on 13 November 2017.

This is the third NSDA Workshop organised in cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency and with the support of the United States European Command (USEUCOM), the United States Department of Homeland Security, Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DHS/DNDO), the Republic of Croatia and Republic of Albania.

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07 November 2017

PSSM Seminar starts in RACVIAC

Physical Security and Stockpile Management (PSSM) Seminar, organized by RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation with Federal Republic of Germany’s financial support, started on 07 November 2017 in RACVIAC.

For the past seven years RACVIAC has been promoting the Physical Security and Stockpile Management (PSSM) of arms, ammunitions and explosives in the South East European region since Surplus of Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) and Conventional Ammunition (CA) that has exceeded its shelf life presents a continued threat.

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Tender

01 December 2017

Tender for the Finance Audit Service for the financial year 2017

Tender, PDF

Forthcoming Event

22-25 January 2018

C-WMD National Strategies – Current Threat Environment & Cyber Elements of a C-WMD Strategy

Programme 2018

Programme 2018, PDF

Newsletter and Factsheet

Newsletter Issue 49Every 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 July 2017. ›› 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