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 New Year Message

As we are approaching to the end of the year, in terms of realizing our program, 2016 was overall a good year.

We accomplished 25 important activities covering a wide spectrum under our 3 Pillars.

Besides, we stabilized our budget, increased our connectivity through not only strengthening present partnerships, but also establishing new ones.

Complete New Year Message, PDF

Activity Overviews

“The Workshop on Enhancing Implementation of Articles 3 & 4 of the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM) in South East Europe: the Country Coalition Concept”

Overview, PDF

Contribution of EU’s Neighbouring South-Eastern Countries to Regional Energy Security: Challenges and Opportunities for Cooperation

Overview, PDF

Nuclear Security Detection Architecture Awareness - Workshop #2

Overview, PDF

Activity Agendas

“The Workshop on Enhancing Implementation of Articles 3 & 4 of the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM) in South East Europe: the Country Coalition Concept”

Agenda, PDF

Contribution of EU’s Neighbouring South-Eastern Countries to Regional Energy Security: Challenges and Opportunities for Cooperation

Agenda, PDF

Nuclear Security Detection Architecture Awareness - Workshop #2

Agenda, PDF

Activity Reports

Gender Training of the Trainers Course (GToT)

Report, PDF

Cyber Security: Training on WMD Cyber Crimes Investigations

Report, PDF

Regional Workshop – Corruption Risk Assessment and Institutional Integrity

Report, PDF

Programme 2017

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. By the end of 2016 RACVIAC has hosted more then 11500 participants on 407 various activities. ›› More

Interview

Interview Archive

Latest News

19 June 2017

Energy Security Seminar starts at RACVIAC

Energy Security Seminar “Contribution of EU’s Neighbouring South-Eastern Countries to Regional Energy Security: Challenges and Opportunities for Cooperation” has started on 19 June 2017 in RACVIAC premises.

The Seminar is organized jointly by RACVIAC, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Energy of Romania, and supported by the Croatian Ministry of Energy and Environment, and it is a continuation of a series of activities organized previously in this area.

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14 June 2017

Ambassador of Brazil Visits RACVIAC

On Wednesday, 14 June 2017, H.E. Mr. Paulo Roberto Campos Tarrisse da Fontoura, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federative Republic of Brazil to the Republic of Croatia, accompanied by Mr. David Silveira da Mota Neto, Counsellor & Deputy Head of Mission, and Mr. Gustavo dos Santos Pereira, First Secretary, visited RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation.

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12 June 2017

Workshop on Articles 3 & 4 of the Convention on Cluster Munitions begins in RACVIAC

A two-day Workshop on “Enhancing the Implementation of Articles 3 & 4 of the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM) in South East Europe: the Country Coalition Concept” started on 12 June 2017 in RACVIAC in Rakitje, Croatia.

The Workshop has been co-organized by RACVIAC and the Permanent Representation of Germany to the Conference on Disarmament in its capacity as the President of the 7th Meeting of States Parties to the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM), with the support of the Implementation Support Unit of the CCM (ISU-CCM). Germany financially sponsored the workshop.

The purpose of this Workshop is to discuss future developments impacting the implementation of the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM).

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06 June 2017

Meeting of the Representatives of Defence and Security Committees from SEE Parliaments starts in Sarajevo

„Annual Meeting of the Representatives of Defence and Security Committees from SEE Parliaments” started in Parliamentary Assembly of Bosnia and Herzegovina, in Sarajevo, on Tuesday 06 June 2017.

The Meeting is jointly organized by RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation, and our host, the Joint Commission for Defence and Security of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and supported by DCAF - Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces, OSCE Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina and the NATO Headquarters Sarajevo.

The main purpose of the Annual Meeting in 2017 is to give a broad introduction on the mechanism and practices of the regional parliamentary defence and security committees, enabling the participants to discuss parliamentary procedures, challenges and oversight mechanisms in the field of defence and security, focusing on the contemporary security challenges in the South- Eastern European region.

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Forthcoming Event

26 -30 June 2017

Nuclear Security Detection Architecture Awareness - Workshop #2


Catalogue 2017

RACVIAC Catalogue 2017RACVIAC Catalogue 2017 ›› Download








Newsletter and Factsheet

Newsletter Issue 47Every 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 December 2016. ›› 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