Security sector reform develops effective and accountable security institutions based on international norms of transparency, accountability, and the rule of law. Stimson experts provide recommendations to strengthen critical security institutions to help ensure the security of a state and its population.
Madeline Vellturo is a Research Analyst with Stimson’s Protecting Civilians in Conflict Program.
Lex Rieffel is a Nonresident Fellow with the East Asia Program. From 2009 to 2017, Lex Rieffel focused on the economy of Myanmar during its historic transition to more democratic rule. In 2013 he published a study, co-authored with James W.