Integrity testing has been the subject of public discussion in Serbia since 2012. The Law on Police, which introduced three preventive anti-corruption measures, including the integrity test, was enacted four years later.
The coalition prEUgovor has been monitoring Serbia’s progress in regard to the adherence to political criteria for EU membership and policies covered under Chapters 23 (Judiciary and Fundamental Rights) and 24 (Justice, Freedom and Security) of the European acquis in the negotiation process.
BCSP Junior Researcher Isidora Stakic presents comparative analysis of citizens perceptions of personal safety and security at the local level in Albania, Kosovo and Serbia.
The aim of this issue of the Western Balkans Security Observer is to apply this much needed analytical approach in reviewing the decade that saw the transformation of the security sector in Serbia towards the goals of providing an efficient and effective national and human security within the framework of democratic governance.
The Belgrade Centre for Security Policy has been addressing this topic continuously, most of all in its Yearbook of the Security Sector Reform. In this issue of the Western Balkans Security Observer we wished to encourage further discussion on this topic by focusing on some of its aspects, as well as by stretching the focus of our research to include some national and international processes that are in direct interaction with the process of the security sector reform in Serbia.