The Centre for the Study of Security and Development (CSSD) is a multi-disciplinary hub for collaborative research and public outreach, housed within the Department of Political Science at Dalhousie University. The CSSD facilitates research, organizes events, and supports teaching on topics related to its core themes. For more details, visit our About page.

Kofi Annan Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC)

CSSD is proud to partner with KAIPTC in supporting collaborative research and exchanges.

Dallaire Institute (DI)

DI is a global partnership committed to ending the use and recruitment of child soldiers worldwide, through ground-breaking research, advocacy, and security-sector training.