The European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS) is an agency of the European Union. It operates under the Union's Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP). The EUISS is an autonomous agency with full intellectual freedom. As a think tank it researches security issues of relevance for the EU and provides a forum for debate. In its capacity as an EU agency, it also offers analyses and forecasting to the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy.
This presentation by Dr Damien Helly was delivered at the European Security and Defence College basic course on SSR on 3 April 2012. It highlights 11 areas where SSR missions can benefit from improvement.
The course was hosted by the National Defense Institute of Portugal, and the Higher Institute for National Defence Studies of France.