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.
Zeba Fazli is a Research Assistant with the South Asia Program at the Stimson Center, where she works on the Nuclear Learning initiative. Her research interests include geopolitics in South Asia and popular narratives and rhetoric about strategic relations between India and Pakistan.
Jim Finkel is a Nonresident Fellow with the Protecting Civilians in Conflict program, and the President of the Atrocities Prevention Study Group. Finkel ended his 35-year career as a member of the senior civil service in May 2013.