Why Have a National Security Strategy?

In January 2017 the Africa Center for Strategic Studies held a week-long workshop on National Security Strategy Development for senior-level security professionals from across Africa. Assis Malaquias, Professor and academic chair of Defense, Economics and Resource Management at the ACSS explains the various rationales of having an NSS, the most important one being the will to break with the past resulting because of a change in the security environment of a country which in turn prompts the country to re-assess its multi-dimensional security threats.   

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