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.”





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

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