Palestinian Security Sector Governance Challenges and Prospects

This publications contains the proceedings of a workshop on “Security Sector Reform in the Palestinian Territories: Challenges and Prospects,” which PASSIA hosted jointly with the Geneva Center for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) in July 2005. The workshop brought together over 60 Palestinian security practitioners, politicians, aca¬demics and representatives of civil society to discuss the challenges of Palestinian security governance and the prospects for Security Sector Reform. The book includes a comprehensive summary report of the workshop as well as three papers on security policy, reform and governance that were presented at the workshop.

Aug. 1, 2006
English & Arabic

Security Sector Reform in the Palestinian Territories: Challenges and Prospects

Workshop Summary Report


The Challenge of Developing and Implementing a Palestinian Security Policy

Mamduh Nofal


Challenges to Security Sector Reform – Legal Framework and Organizational Structures

Basil Jaber


Palestinian Security Governance and Legislative Oversight

Ma’mun Attili