Security Sector Reform: A Case Study Approach to Transition and Capacity Building

  • January 01, 2010
  • Ms Aleisha Arnusch, Ms Sarah Meharg

In this paper, the authors explore the definition of SSR as it has emerged in the international community, including the United States, its bilateral partners, and various intergovernmental organizations. It examines the makeup of the security sector, identifies emergent principles for implementing SSR in the community of practice, and specifies the outcomes that SSR is designed to produce.