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 Message

Existence of strong security organizations play a crucial role in enhancing cooperation between the countries and have a great impact on ensuring a safe and stable environment conducive to sustainable development.

The promotion of international stability and transparency through unity, continuity, and the building of regional trust and confidence continues to be a central goal of RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation.

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Activity Overviews

Search And Rescue - Basic Aeronautical SAR Course

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Search And Rescue - On Scene Coordinator Advanced Course

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Agreement on Sub-Regional Arms Control (Dayton Article IV) - Orientation Course

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Activity Agendas

Search And Rescue - Basic Aeronautical SAR Course

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Search And Rescue - On Scene Coordinator Advanced Course

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Agreement on Sub-Regional Arms Control (Dayton Article IV) - Orientation Course

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Activity Reports

Chemical Weapons Convention Workshop

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“Prosecution, Detention, Rehabilitation and Reintegration of Returning Foreign Terrorist Fighters”

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5th Annual Conference on Security Challenges for Europe

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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. ›› More

Interview

Interview Archive

Latest News

8 February 2018

Azerbaijani Ambassador Visits RACVIAC

On Thursday, 08 February 2018, H.E. Mr Fakhraddin Gurbanov, the newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the Republic of Croatia, visited RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation.

He was welcomed by RACVIAC Director, Ambassador Haydar Berk, Deputy Director Brigadier General Gordana Garašić, and RACVIAC staff members.

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6 February 2018

Chemical Weapons Convention Workshop starts

A Workshop focusing on the provisions of the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) organized by RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation in partnership with the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has started on 06 February 2018 in Rakitje.

The CWC workshops are aimed at promoting the implementation of the CWC in South-Eastern Europe, which directly enhances regional stability, transparency and trust.

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22 January 2018

Ninth Meeting of the C-WMD Network

The ninth meeting of the RACVIAC C-WMD Network national working/drafting groups titled „C-WMD National Strategies – Current Threat Environment & Cyber Elements of a C-WMD Strategy“ started on 22 January 2018.

RACVIAC has been organizing these meetings since 2015 with the continuous support from U.S European Command (USEUCOM), U.S. Defence Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA), the International Counterproliferation Program (ICP), European Union, and Republic of Croatia.

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18 January 2018

MAG POC Meeting held in RACVIAC

A Meeting of Point of Contacts of RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation Multinational Advisory Group was held on 18 January 2018, with the aim to coordinate and discuss details related to the activities planned in RACVIAC Programme 2018.

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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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Forthcoming Events

26-28 February 2018

Search And Rescue - Basic Aeronautical SAR Course

01-03 March 2018

Search And Rescue - On Scene Coordinator Advanced Course

Catalogue 2018

RACVIAC Catalogue 2018RACVIAC Catalogue 2018 ›› Download








Newsletter and Factsheet

Newsletter Issue 50Every 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