Institute for Security Studies (ISS)

Founding Year: 1991

Staff: 190

Budget: R 225m (2019)

Fonteh Akum (Executive Director)

A non-profit organization working to “build knowledge and skills that secure Africa’s future.” Its “goal is to enhance human security as a means to achieve sustainable peace and prosperity.” It promotes “better policy and practice” by providing “timely and credible analysis, practical training and technical assistance to governments and civil society.”

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Institute for Security Studies (ISS) contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals


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