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PSSI's Interagency Civilian-Military Training (ICMT) has just started today

02.06.2014

On June 02, 2014, Interagency Civilian-Military Training (ICMT) at the Diplomatic Academy of the Czech Ministry of Foreign Affairs started.

ICMT is a two-week course for Czech and foreign civilian experts and those interested in participating in reconstruction and observation missions within NATO, EU, OSCE or UN structures, on behalf of the Czech Republic. The training will take place from June 2 – 14, 2014 and is divided in two, one-week modules: theoretical and practical part.

  • Theoretical part will be held between June 2 – 6, 2014 at the Diplomatic Academy and comprises of lectures and workshops led by Czech and foreign speakers.
  • The second practical part will be held between June 7 – 14, 2014 at the Military Academy in Vyskov and will include survival training.

The course is organized by the Czech Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Prague Security Institute (PSSI) and the Vyškov Military Academy. For more information about the ICMT, please go here.

PSSI launches a project on identification of instruments for the protection of the Czech Republic from the non-standard economic behavior of the Russian Federation

24.05.2017

The use of economic and financial instruments to achieve political goals is an important element of the foreign, defense and development policies of each state. The way in which this power is exercised externally or how it treats foreign investors, almost ... more »

PSSI Contributes to 2017 Space Security Index Working Group Meeting

03.05.2017

PSSI’s Space Security Program Director, Dr. Jana Robinson, contributed to the 14th annual Space Security Index Working Group meeting hosted by McGill University in Montreal on May 2-3, 2017. The Space Security Index, a report seeking to assess ... more »

A third PSSI's roundtable on Russia’s influence activities in Warsaw

28.04.2017

PSSI, Centrum Polsko-Rosyjskiego Dialogu i Porozumienia and Centrum Stosunków Międzynarodowych co-organized a third closed-door roundtable, in Warsaw, that presented the progress made in two ongoing projects – “The ... more »

RMSSP students met with George Firth, a security expert and a former member of the British 22 SAS Regiment

26.04.2017

On Tuesday, April 25, 2017, RMSSP students met with George Firth, a former member of the British 22 SAS Regiment. Mr. Firth has an extensive military and counterterrorism portfolio and delivered a lecture on Hostile Environment Awareness Training ... more »

Call for Applications: NATO Summer School 2017

12.04.2017

NATO SUMMER SCHOOL 2017 13th Annual PSSI Summer School, in cooperation with NATO Public Diplomacy Division and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic. “NATO in the Age of Hybrid Warfare“ July 9-15, 2017 (Měřín, ... more »

PSSI held a second roundtable on Russia’s influence activities in Budapest

06.04.2017

On April 5, PSSI and CEID co-organized a closed-door roundtable that presented preliminary findings from two ongoing projects – “The Development of Economic Relations Between V4 and Russia: Before and After Ukraine” and “Raising ... more »