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

Workshop on Floods Prevention and Protection

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Workshop on Developing Strategies on Rehabilitation and Reintegration of Foreign Terrorist Fighters (FTF)

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6th Annual Conference on Security Challenges for Europe

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Activity Agendas

Workshop on Floods Prevention and Protection

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Workshop on Developing Strategies on Rehabilitation and Reintegration of Foreign Terrorist Fighters (FTF)

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6th Annual Conference on Security Challenges for Europe

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Activity Reports

Vienna Document 2011 – Verification and Compliance Course

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Arms Control Symposium

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Annual Meeting of the Representatives from Defense and Security Committees from SEE Parliaments

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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

Catalogue 2018

RACVIAC Catalogue 2018RACVIAC Catalogue 2018 ›› Download








Latest News

18 October 2018

40th MAG Meeting held in RACVIAC

The 40th MAG Meeting, the semi-annual summit of RACVIAC steering body the Multinational Advisory Group (MAG), took place in Rakitje on 18 October 2018. The meeting, which gathers MAG Members, invited Associate Members, Observers and participants, was organized under the MAG Chairmanship of the Republic of Croatia.

The Meeting was officially opened by the ad hoc MAG Chairperson, Ambassador Mario Horvatić, Assistant Minister for Multilateral and Global Affairs, from the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Republic of Croatia.

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16 October 2018

KAS delegation visits RACVIAC

On Tuesday, 16 October 2018, Mr Florian Feyerabend, Desk Officer for Western Balkans and SEE at the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS) HQ in Berlin visited RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation. Mr Feyerabend was accompanied by Dr Michael Lange, Head of the KAS Office in Croatia, Mr Holger Haibach, incoming Head of the KAS Office in Croatia and Mr Ivan Matanović, KAS Project Assistant.

The guests were welcomed by RACVIAC Director, Ambassador Haydar Berk, Deputy Director Brigadier General Gordana Garašić and RACVIAC staff members.

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15 October 2018

RACVIAC participated in the SEDM Ministerial Meeting

Planning and Liaison Officer for SEE, Ms Kloalda Kamberi, represented RACVIAC in the South-Eastern Europe Defence Ministerial (SEDM) meeting held in Belgrade on 11 October 2018.

Ministers and representatives from SEDM Nations, the SEEBRIG Commander and observers from NATO HQ, UN Office in Belgrade, UNDP/SEESAC, RACVIAC and RCC participated in the Meeting chaired by H.E. Ambassador Eleftherios Anghelopoulos. The meeting focused on promoting enduring peace, stability and security in the region of South-Eastern Europe (SEE), as well as the achievements obtained within the SEDM process.

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09 October 2018

The 4th NSDA Workshop Starts

The Nuclear Security Detection Architecture Awareness Workshop titled "Planning, Implementing, and Evaluating Detection Operations", organized by RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation and International Atomic Energy Agency, started on 09 October 2018.

This is the fourth NSDA Workshop organized as a part of a RACVIAC C-WMD Network project for a series of five workshops promoting nuclear security detection architecture principles and concepts to raise awareness and provide partner nations with the knowledge and tools to develop, implement, and sustain indigenous national level detection capabilities.

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Forthcoming Events

22-24 October 2018

Workshop on Floods Prevention and Protection

Interview

Interview with Dr Evangelos Ouzounis, Head of Secure Infrastructure and Services Unit, ENISA

Newsletter and Factsheet

Newsletter Issue 53Every few months RACVIAC releases its Newsletter, which includes a detailed overview of our activities conducted in the last quarter.›› 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