Events

Wednesday, 10.08.16 - Niamey, Niger | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Event

Validation of the Niger Study

The national validation workshop on the Niger study was held at Abdou Moumouni University in Niamey on August 10, 2016. The participants, concerned with security issues, represented the world of research, media and law...


more information

Thursday, 21.07.16 - Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Event

Validation workshop in Ouagadougou

The national validation of the study focusing on security challenges and issues in Burkina Faso was held in Ouagadougou on July 21, 2016. The workshop took place on the premises of the Centre pour la Gouvernance démocratique...


more information

Monday, 30.05.16 to Wednesday, 01.06.16 - Tunis, Tunisia | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Event

Expert workshop in Tunis

The authors of the country studies gathered in a suitable setting for reflection, in Tunis, from May 30 to June 1, 2016. The goal of the three-day workshop was to define the major security threats and challenges shared by the...


more information

Thursday, 19.05.16 - Nouakchott, Mauritania | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Event

Mauritania Workshop

The Mauritanian workshop for the validation of the study by Mr. Isselmou Abdel Kader took place in Nouakchott on May 19, 2016. The event was hosted by the Mauritanie Perspectives think tank.


more information

Monday, 25.04.16 - Bamako, Mali | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Event

Validation of the Mali Study

Doctor Zeini Moulaye presented the study on Security issues and challenges in Mali, before leaving for Saudi Arabia, where he had been appointed Ambassador of Mali. The workshop was held on FES-Mali premises in Bamako on...


more information

Friday, 01.04.16 - Tunis, Tunisia | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Event

The Tunisian Study was presented by Brigadier General Nouri Ben Taous

On April 1, 2016, Retired Brigadier General Nouri Ben Taous presented a state of the art review on security challenges and issues in Tunisia in the framework of a national validation workshop on FES premises in Tunis.


more information

Thursday, 25.02.16 - Rabat, Morocco | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Event

Rabat hosts the national validation workshop on the Morocco Study

The national validation workshop on the Morocco study was held in Rabat on February 25, 2016. Our colleagues at the Moroccan branch of FES kindly organized the event. Prof. Moussaoui El Ajlaoui presented his study on Security...


more information

Tuesday, 20.01.15 - Abuja, Nigeria | Abuja debate | Event

Abuja Debate: Displacement, Human Security in West Africa

In continuation of the series of its ‘Abuja Debates’, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) started the year 2015 addressing the topic of “Displacement & Human Security in West Africa”. The debate, which held on the 20th of...


more information

Thursday, 11.09.14 - Yaounde, Cameroon | Maritime Security | Event

Securing the Maritime Space in the Gulf of Guinea

Maritime security should be part of national and sub-regional public discourse in order to promote innovative cross-regional cooperation initiatives to address the comprehensive peace and security challenges threatening...


more information

Tuesday, 02.09.14 - Abuja, Nigeria | Abuja debate | Event

Abuja Debate: Women in Peacebuilding in West Africa

Women have played a significant role in recent peace processes throughout West Africa. For example, in Liberia of 2003, it was the ‘Women of Liberia Mass Action for Peace’, which made its voice heard and helped end the war....


more information

Thursday, 17.07.14 - Abuja, Nigeria | Abuja debate | Event

Abuja Debate: Opportunities for Peace, the Role of Youth in Conflict in West Africa

On July 17th, in the framework of its programme “Get to Know ECOWAS” which brought together 15 West African young leaders in Abuja from July 14th to July 18th, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung organised another of its Abuja...


more information

Thursday, 26.06.14 - Abuja, Nigeria | Abuja debate | Event

Abuja Debate: Constitutional Debates and Democracy – Is Democracy Losing Ground?

On June, 26th, 2014 the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung continued the series of Abuja debates and again provided a platform for representatives of civil society, high-ranking officials as well as politicians and academics to...


more information

Wednesday, 11.06.14 to Friday, 13.06.14 - Cotonou, Benin | ECOWAS | Event

Security Privatisation in West Africa

The theme of “Security privatisation in ECOWAS” was the focus of a conference held from 11 to 13 June 2014 on the premises of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung’s Office in Cotonou. Participants were drawn from Bénin, Côte...


more information

Wednesday, 21.05.14 to Friday, 23.05.14 | Maritime Security | Event

Towards a Comprehensive Maritime Security Regime in the Gulf of Guinea

From 21st to 23rd of May 2014, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) and the National Defence College (NDC) Nigeria co-organised an international conference on "African Approaches to Maritime Security: The West and Central...


more information

Friday, 04.04.14 - Abuja, Nigeria | Abuja debate | Event

Abuja debate: Conflict management in West Africa

For its first debate of the year, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) opened the series of Abuja Debates for 2014 with a discussion on conflict management in West Africa. By gathering a broad range of stakeholders, the FES...


more information

Wednesday, 20.11.13 - Abuja, Nigeria | Elections | Event

Ethics and Elections: Challenges and Institutional Responses

The last public debate for the year addressed the issue of ‘Ethics and Elections: Challenges and Institutional Responses’. It brought together the Chairman of INEC, Nigeria, the Chairman of CENI, Mali, the Director Political...


more information

Wednesday, 25.09.13 | Small Arms and Light Weapons | Event

Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) Routes and Caches in West Africa

Over two decades, the illicit trafficking of Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) has dominated West African headlines. Increasing insecurity due to insurgencies and armed conflict in the Sahel region, Liberia, Sierra Leone,...


more information

Thursday, 19.09.13 to Friday, 20.09.13 - Abuja, Nigeria | Democratic Governance & Human Security | Event

Advocacy for Democratic Governance and Human Security

The West Africa Civil Society Forum (WACSOF) and the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) Regional Office in Abuja have started a new initiative on strengthening democratic governance and human security by creating ownership for...


more information

Monday, 16.09.13 - Abuja, Nigeria | ECOWAS | Event

ECOWAS Parliament, FES sign Memorandum of Understanding

The Parliament of the Economic Community of West African States and the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on 16th September 2013. Both organisations underlined their commitment to the...


more information

Monday, 24.06.13 to Tuesday, 25.06.13 - Yaounde, Cameroon | Maritime Security | Event

Gulf of Guinea: a summit meeting for more Maritime Security?

On 24–25 June 2013 a summit meeting took place in Yaoundé, Cameroon, involving government representatives from 25 states in West and Central Africa on the issue of "Maritime Security in the Gulf of Guinea". It was the first...


more information

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
Peace and Security Centre of Competence Sub-Saharan Africa

P.O. Box 15 416
Point E, boulevard de l’Est villa n°30
Dakar - Fann

+221 33 859 20 02

info(at)fes-pscc.org
www.fes-pscc.org

Publications & Studies

  • | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Publication

    Security challenges and issues in the sahelo-saharan region : The Niger perspective

    The recent Malian and Libyan...

    more information

  • | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Publication

    Security challenges and issues in the sahelo-saharan region : The Algerian perspective

    2017, Dakar-Fann. The recent...

    more information

  • | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Publication

    Security challenges and issues in the sahelo-saharan region : The Chad perspective

    2017, Dakar-Fann. The recent...

    more information

  • | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Publication

    Security challenges and issues in the sahelo-saharan region : The Mali perspective

    2016, Bamako. The recent...

    more information

  • | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Publication

    Security challenges and issues in the sahelo-saharan region : The Libya perspective

    2016, Bamako. The recent...

    more information

  • | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Publication

    Security challenges and issues in the sahelo-saharan region : The Burkina Faso perspective

    2016, Bamako. The recent...

    more information

  • | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Publication

    Security challenges and issues in the sahelo-saharan region : The Tunisia perspective

    2016, Bamako. The recent...

    more information

  • | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Publication

    Security challenges and issues in the sahelo-saharan region : The Senegal perspective

    2016, Bamako. The recent...

    more information

  • | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Publication

    Security challenges and issues in the sahelo-saharan region : The Morocco perspective

    2016, Bamako. The recent...

    more information

  • | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Publication

    Security challenges and issues in the sahelo-saharan region : The Mauritania perspective

    2016, Bamako. The recent...

    more information

back to top