Since 2006, the IPF-SSG in Southeast Asia has held workshops across the region on a wide range of topics related to enhancing the role of Southeast Asian parliaments in security sector governance. More detailed information on each workshop, such as a short workshop summary, the workshop programme, list of participants, workshop presentations and the workshop report, can be found under each event. Case studies and special issues published in the realm of IPF-SSG workshops can be found under the publications.
Topic: “Security Sector Governance in Transition Societies: Working Towards Effective and Accountable Security Provision”
Start: 05 Dec 2017
End: 07 Dec 2017
Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar
The 14th Inter-Parliamentary Forum on Security Sector Governance in Southeast Asia (IPF-SSG) took place in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, on 05-07 December 2017. The Forum focused on the topic “Security Sector Governance in Tran...Read More
Topic: Good Governance of the Security Sector in Southeast Asia: What Role for Parliaments?
Start: 15 Sep 2016
End: 16 Sep 2016
Siem Reap, Cambodia
After the first IPF-SSG workshop took place in Siem Reap, Cambodia, in 2006, the IPF-SSG was hosted every year in a different Southeast Asian state. In 2016, on the occasion of the Forum’s tenth anniversary, the IPF-SSG...Read More
Topic: Security Sector Reform and Peace Processes in Southeast Asia: What Role for Parliaments?
Start: 22 Nov 2014
End: 23 Nov 2014
Many of the most comprehensive transformations in security sector reform have taken place in conflict-affected states and within the framework of peace processes. The goals of the workshop were to discuss the relevance of sec...Read More
Topic: Security Sector Reform and Democratization in Southeast Asia: What Role for Parliaments?
Start: 15 Jun 2013
End: 16 Jun 2013
This workshop examined the role of security sector reform in the context of democratization. A comparative analysis of democratization countries engaged in security sector reform shows that where democratization has stalled, ...Read More
Topic: Learning from National Approaches to Security Sector Governance in Southeast Asia
Start: 06 Oct 2012
End: 07 Oct 2012
The focus of the 10th IPF-SSG workshop was on multi-stakeholder approaches to security sector governance and reform in Southeast Asian countries. It examined specific approaches, results achieved, experiences and lessons lear...Read More