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.
James Giles is a Federal Executive Fellow at Stimson, on assignment from the United States Navy. James is a Surface Warfare Officer who has deployed to the Arabian Gulf, the Horn of Africa, East and Southeast Asia.
Aditi Gorur is a Senior Fellow and Director of the Protecting Civilians in Conflict Program and a Senior Associate at Stimson. Her primary research focus is on preventing and responding to violence against civilians, particularly in the context of peacekeeping operations.