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First James Q. Whitaker Lecture at Charles University

04.04.2008

The lecture given by Andor Sandor on March 26, 2008 commenced the new joint project between PSSI and Security Studies MA Program at Faculty of Social Sciences


On March 26, 2008 Former Head of Czech Military Intelligence Andor Sandor delivered a two-hour lecture on concepts, terms and structures of intelligence services. He covered a broad array of issues, including combating international terrorism, the transformation of Czechoslovak military intelligence after the fall of Communism or the foreign missions of the Czech Army. The lecture was attended by some 40 students of Robinson-Martin Security Scholars Program and students of MA Security Studies Program. The main purpose of James Q. Whitaker Security Lectures, named after the main supporter of MA Program in Security Studies, is to bring the practitioners from political, security and intelligence fields to academia and thus share with the students their hands on experience in respected areas.

PSSI's Study Quoted in the Freedom House's Report On the State of Democracy in the Czech Republic

18.04.2018

Freedom House quoted our paper on Czech parliamentary elections in their Nations in Transit report. The Prague Security Studies Institute analyzed the way in which platforms disseminating disinformation referred to electoral campaign before ... more »

A Workshop on Youth Leadership Development Concluded the First Run of PSSI's Security Academy for Young Politicians

17.04.2018

The first run of PSSI's Security Academy for Young Politicians was concluded by a workshop on Youth Leadership Development organized in collaboration with National Democratic Institute - NDI. The workshop was led by Hannah Starman from Yes ... more »

Call For Applications: NATO Summer School 2018

12.04.2018

NATO SUMMER SCHOOL 2018 14th 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 1-7, 2018 (Orlík, ... more »

PSSI Introduces Its Brand of Economic and Financial Cross-Domain Responses to Space Hybrid Threats

23.03.2018

PSSI’s Space Security Program Director, Dr. Jana Robinson, took part in the U.S. Strategic Command’s (USSTRATCOM) Deterrence and Assurance Academic Alliance 2018 Conference and related tabletop exercise (TTX) at Offutt Air Force Base. The ... more »

PSSI became a member of the Network of Democracy Research Institutes (NDRI)

20.03.2018

The Network of Democracy Research Institutes (NDRI) is a global network of think tanks that conduct research and analysis on democracy, democratization, and related topics in comparative government and international affairs. The NDRI is a key network ... more »

PSSI launched the Security Academy for Young Politicians

17.03.2018

  PSSI launched a new security scholars program titled “Security Academy for Young Politicians”. The first lecture was held by the former Czech ambassador to France Pavel Fischer who discussed the security challenges in the 21st century ... more »