Events

Monday, 09.09.19 to Thursday, 12.09.19 - Grand Bassam – Ivory Coast | New Approaches to Collective Security | Event

National workshop in Ivory Coast of the programme "Women, Youth, Defence and Security"

From 09 to 12 September 2019, Grand Bassam hosted the national workshop in Ivory Coast of the "Women, Youth, Defence and Security" Programme. This is the last stage of the national workshops planned within the framework of...


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Monday, 22.07.19 to Tuesday, 23.07.19 - Dakar - Senegal | Security for all, Event

Expert Workshop for the Conceptualization of the Regional Women's Platform for Security Sector Reform and Governance

On 18 and 19 July 2019, the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Peace and Security Centre of Competence Sub-Saharan Africa office (FES PSCC) organised an expert workshop for the conceptualization of the Regional Women's Platform on...


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Tuesday, 25.06.19 to Friday, 28.06.19 - Bamako - Mali | New Approaches to Collective Security | Event

National workshop in Mali of the programme "Women, Youth, Defence and Security"

From 25 to 28 June 2019, the national workshop of the "Women, Youth, Defence and Security" Programme was held in Bamako as part of the partnership between the The Peace and Security Centre of Competence Sub-Saharan Africa of...


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Wednesday, 29.05.19 to Friday, 31.05.19 - Dakar, Senegal | New Approaches to Collective Security | Event

National workshop in Senegal of the programme "Women, Youth, Defence and Security"

Security Sector Reform (SSR) sufficiently demonstrates that the field of security is not limited to the action of defence and security forces, it must also consider the aspirations of the population and the security of...


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Saturday, 13.04.19 to Sunday, 14.04.19 - Banjul, The Gambia | New Approaches to Collective Security | Event

Restitution workshop of the exploratory phase of the programme citizen control of security public action Senegal, The Gambia, Guinea-Bissau

The Peace and Security Centre of Competence Sub-Saharan Africa of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES PSCC) in collaboration with the Laboratory for the Analysis of Societies and Powers / Africa - Diasporas (LASPAD) and the...


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Monday, 26.11.18 to Tuesday, 27.11.18 - Dakar (Senegal) | New Approaches to Collective Security | Event

Establishment of a framework for consultation between authorities and the media in / for the fight against terrorism

FES PSCC organised a sub-regional workshop on the "Establishment of a framework for consultation between Authorities and Medias in / for the fight against terrorism".


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Monday, 12.11.18 to Tuesday, 13.11.18 - Dakar (Senegal) | New Approaches to Collective Security | Event

Workshop on Programme Development: "Citizen Control of Public Safety Action"

The FES PSCC, WANEP and the Laboratory of Analysis of Societies and Powers Africa / Diasporas, organized a workshop on Citizen Control in Senegal, Gambia and Guinea Bissau.


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Thursday, 29.11.18 - University Cheikh Anta DIOP (UCAD) in Dakar | New Approaches to Collective Security | Event

University symposium for the sharing of security strategies in West Africa

On 29 November 2018, the FES PSCC met with students from the University Cheikh Anta DIOP to discuss the opportunities and risks of mediation as a means of conflict management in West Africa.


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Thursday, 15.11.18 - Nouakchott, Mauritania | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Event

Meeting with Mauritanian Think Tanks

On 15 November 2018, the FES PSCC hosted a get together among various Mauritanian think tanks in Mauritania's capital Nouakchott. Amongst other topics, they discussed Mauritania and the Sahel region's current security...


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Monday, 15.10.18 to Tuesday, 16.10.18 - Gorée Island – Dakar, Senegal | Dialogues about Security Challenges in the Sahelo-Saharan Region | Event

2nd Edition of the Sahel-Sahara Dialogue

On 15 – 16 October 2018, the FES PSCC therefore conducted the 2nd edition of the Sahel-Sahara Dialogue at Gorée Island close to Dakar on the theme: "Towards better regional cooperation for inclusive and concerted responses to...


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Thursday, 04.10.18 - Faculty of Juridical and Political Sciences; University Cheikh Anta DIOP (UCAD) in Dakar | New Approaches to Collective Security | Event

University symposium for the sharing of security strategies in West Africa

Based on the perception that armed conflicts are nowadays increasingly being fought within states rather than between them, new security challenges and threats have emerged. Amongst other security threats, climate change,...


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Tuesday, 18.09.18 to Thursday, 20.09.18 - Dakar (Senegal) | New Approaches to Collective Security | Event

First Regional Seminar: "Women, Youth, Defence and Security"

From 18 to 20 September 2018, the Peace and Security Centre of Competence Sub-Saharan Africa of the Friedrich-Ebert Stiftung (FES PSCC) and its offices in Mali and Ivory Coast, in partnership with the Centre des Hautes Etudes...


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Wednesday, 11.07.18 to Thursday, 12.07.18 - Abuja, Nigéria | Event

First Edition Abuja Dialogue

Understanding the reasons for insecurity in West Africa to promote collective security through stakeholder’s engagement and constructive exchanges. The Peace and Security Centre of Competence Sub-Saharan Africa organised the...


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Thursday, 28.06.18 - Leipzig, Germany | Event

New Collective Security Approaches for Regional Support for Sustainable Peace

On 28 June 2018, the Association for African Studies in Germany (VAD) organised a major conference during which the Peace and Security Competence Centre Sub-Saharan Africa Office of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES PSCC)...


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Monday, 16.04.18 to Wednesday, 18.04.18 - Dakar, Senegal | New Approaches to Collective Security | Event

Consolidation Workshop “New Approaches to Collective Security”

The Peace and Security Centre of Competence Sub-Saharan Africa hosted the consolidation workshop of the "New Approaches to Collective Security" project from 16 to 18 April 2018. It was held at Hotel NOVOTEL in the presence of...


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Wednesday, 28.03.18 - Dakar, Sénégal | New Approaches to Collective Security | Event

Faces of Religious Radicalization in African Carceral Spaces

On 28th March 2018, the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung-Peace and Security Centre of Competence Sub-Saharan Africa (FES PSCC) presented its study "Faces of Religious Radicalization in African Carceral Spaces", written by Dr. Sylvain...


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Tuesday, 20.03.18 to Wednesday, 21.03.18 - Dakar, Senegal | Event

Diagnostic workshop on common security challenges in Gambia, Guinea Bissau and Senegal

On 20 to 21 March 2018, the Peace and Security Centre of Competence Sub-Saharan Africa of the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES PSCC) co-organised with WANEP-SENEGAL a diagnostic workshop on common security challenges in the...


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Thursday, 01.03.18 - Dakar, Senegal | New Approaches to Collective Security | Event

Presentation workshop of studies on interactions between security threats in the Sahel

On 1st March 2018, the Peace and Security Centre of Competence Sub-Saharan Africa presented studies on the interactions between security threats in the Sahel, respectively on the themes "Conflicts between farmers and herders...


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Thursday, 22.02.18 - Dakar, Senegal | New Approaches to Collective Security | Event

Why Peace fails in Guinea-Bissau? A Political Economy Analysis of the ECOWAS-Brokered Conakry Accord

The political situation in Guinea-Bissau is characterized by recurrent instability. The political crisis is a source of deep concern at both national and international level. The Conakry Agreement, whose objective was to...


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Monday, 19.02.18 to Tuesday, 20.02.18 - Dakar, Senegal | New Approaches to Collective Security | Event

The New Geopolitics of Peace Operations III: 'Non-traditional' Security Challenges; Peace operations and the challenge of organized crime

The "New Geopolitics of Peace Operations III" took place in Dakar. This was a cooperation between FES PSCC and SIPRI.


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Publications & Studies

  • | Publication

    Executive summary report on the pilot phase of the action research programme on Citizen Control of Public Security Action in west Africa

    Since 2018, the Laboratory of...

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    Pandora’s box. Burkina Faso, self-defense militias and VDP Law in fighting jihadism

    This publication is the result...

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    The role of the regional forces in Gambia and what their presence will mean in 2021 elections

    The PSCC Policy Paper is an...

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  • | Publication, Publication EU

    Kidnapping in Nigeria - Overview, Effect, Causes and Possible Solutions

    Kidnapping for ransom ranks...

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    Governing and Securing Rural Spaces in Nigeria

    Nigeria is experiencing a...

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    Walking the Talk?

    Reconciliation is considered...

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    Climate security in the Horn of Africa

    Climate-related security risks...

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    Study "G20 Compact with Africa: The Audacity of Hope"

    The Audacity of Hope / Robert...

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    Do local peace deals work?

    This paper maps five cases of...

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  • | 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...

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