FOI has a longstanding programme dedicated to research on international military missions.
FOI has extensive experience conducting research and analysis on international military missions. This research strand focuses primarily on the following themes:
- Swedish participation in international peace support and military capacity building missions
- Security policy dimensions of conflicts and peace processes
- Key actors in international military missions
- Mission-related norms and concepts, including security sector reform (SSR), civil-military cooperation, and women, peace and security (UNSCR 1325).
The programme’s main client is the Ministry of Defence.