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.
Humayun Hamidzada, is Director of the Afghanistan Peace Research Project at the York University Centre for Asian Research in Toronto, Canada and is a Non-Resident Fellow at the Stimson Center.
Reja Younis is a Junior Fellow with the South Asia Program at the Stimson Center.
Ellen Laipson contributes her thoughts about Iraq's future challenges in "Iraq in Focus," published by The Homeland Security Policy Institute. Â»