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PSSI took part in “Civilians in Multilateral Missions Seminar”, an opening event of its new project in Serbia

30.11.2016

On November 24-25, PSSI took part in “Civilians in Multilateral Missions Seminar” in Serbia which served as an opening event for PSSI’s new project "Development of Serbia's National Capabilities for Civilian Contributions for Peace Support Operations" supported by the Czech Development Agency. The seminar was organised by the ISAC Fund, Serbian partner to the project. The aim of the event was to introduce the Czech system for sending civilians to multilateral missions to Serbian stakeholders and acquaint them with lessons learned from practical experience with its functioning. The information was supplemented by German experience presented by a representative of the ZIF Center for International Peace Operations.

 

Among the participants were:

  • PSSI and ISAC Fund representatives
  • A delegate from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic
  • Serbian stakeholders from the Ministry of Defence, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Cabinet of the Minister Without Portfolio Responsible for EU integration
  • A representative of the ZIF Center for International Peace Operations, Germany

PSSI's Jonáš Syrovátka Co-Authored a Paper on Information Warfare and the Role of Non-Governmental Organizations

20.06.2018

The paper is based on the main ideas and opinions that were stated during a panel discussion held during the 2018 NGO Market in Prague, Czech Republic, about the role of NGOs in information warfare. The discussion moderated by Jonáš ... more »

PSSI Participated in the Project “Media Literacy Weeks”

14.06.2018

On June 14, 2018, PSSI organized a workshop for high-school students focused on the work of non-governmental organizations and their role in democratic society. The workshop was held at the Business Academy and Language School in Liberec. Students learned ... more »

PSSI Delivered Guest Lecture on Law and Space Security

30.05.2018

On May 31, 2018, PSSI Senior Fellow, Dr. Martina Smuclerova, delivered a lecture on "Law and Space Security" at the Charles University in Prague as the guest lecturer at the Space Security Course accredited within the Charles University’s ... more »

PSSI Held a Workshop within the Framework of the Project “Western Balkans at the Crossroads: Assessing Non-Democratic External Influence Activities.”

29.05.2018

On May 29-30, PSSI held a workshop within the framework of its newly launched project “Western Balkans at the Crossroads: Assessing Non-Democratic External Influence Activities.” The workshop sought to get together the project team consisting ... more »

PSSI Held a Closed Roundtable on Unconventional Threats to Europe’s Space Operations

18.05.2018

On May 18, 2018, PSSI convened in Prague a closed roundtable entitled “Responding to Unconventional Threats to Europe’s Space Operation”. The event discussed challenges related to what we termed “space hybrid operations”, ... more »

PSSI, Charles University’s Institute of Political Studies, and American Center Organized a Public Lecture on Space Security

18.05.2018

PSSI was delighted to welcome on May 18, 2018, Dr. Kai-Uwe Schrogl, Chief Strategy Officer at the European Space Agency (ESA) as the guest lecturer at the Space Security Course accredited within the Charles University’s Master’s Degree in ... more »