Security Sector Reform

Topic Guide: SSR in East Africa

This regional guide by Anna Orrnert and Shiv Bakrania provides an introduction to literature on security sector reform (SSR) in East Africa. The guide covers the member states of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD): Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan and Uganda; as well as Tanzania which, together with Kenya and Uganda, is a member of the East African Community (EAC). The guide highlights key regional texts and resources that cut across a number of different security sectors and countries.

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africa-eFor further information on SSR in East Africa, please visit the GFN-SSR East Africa Regional SSR Guide webpage.