Chemonics provides analysis and research-driven interventions to promote transparent, accountable, and effective security sector reform (SSR) and governance. Assessments conducted by our experts are used to inform program design and U.S. government interventions in Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Kenya, and Libya. We also have extensive experience training both local partners and U.S. government officials on best practices in SSR.
Security Sector Reform.
Restoring Essential Services in Syria
Electricity, schools, roads, and other essential services are out of reach for many of Syria’s conflict-affected communities, magnifying the instability of their recovery efforts.
Elevating Security Sector Reform
The global development community and U.S. government need the right tools, innovations, and proven technical approaches to improve security through security sector reform programs.
Let’s Get Creative: Localized Data Collection for Stronger Project Outcomes
In discussing and measuring project success, the international development community is increasingly turning to “data-driven deliverables” that collect solid, demonstrable data to show project results and to build, design, and implement successful development programs. Yet the development industry, by nature, works in places where high-quality, reliable, and consistent data is hard to collect. Local environments,…
News: Joining the Conversation on Stability
What is stability? A single definition of “stability” could go a long way in aligning the international community’s priorities around addressing fragility and the risk of instability. On June 26 to 27, the Stabilization Symposium brings together world leaders, development practitioners, private sector representatives, and policymakers to look at applying a single definition of stability…