Centre for Non-Traditional Security Studies

Founding Year: 2008

Staff: 14


 2008; Singapore; 14 staff; rsis.edu.sg/…/nts-centre/

The NTS Centre is a research centre based at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. It “conducts research and produces policy-relevant analyses aimed at furthering awareness and building capacity to address NTS issues and challenges in the Asia-Pacific region and beyond.” Non-Traditional Security focuses on security treats “from non-military sources, such as climate change, resource scarcity, infectious diseases, natural disasters, irregular migration, food shortages, people smuggling, drug trafficking and transnational crime.”

Focus Issues

  • Climate Security/Sustainable Security
  • Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief
  • Migration

Ledership: Dr Mely Caballero-Anthony

Centre for Non-Traditional Security Studies contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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