THE SOUTHERN HUB

NATO Strategic Direction South 


“...development of peaceful and friendly relations…..promoting conditions of stability and well-being (Art.2 NATO Chart)”


ACTIVITIES


Webinar on Counter Terrorism in North Africa

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Webinar: How do emergent and disruptive technologies shape the security agenda in the South?

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NSD-S Hub Virtual Engagement 2020

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Virtual Roundtable on the impact of COVID-19 virus

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NSD-S HUB publications


Terrorism in the Sahel: facts and figures

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"Victim" or "Security Threat": Gendered Narratives on Women Returnees to the MENA Region

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NSD-S Hub Webinar africa's response to COVID-19

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China's Relevance in the Security Domain in Africa and the Middle East

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Week 19 Nov 2020

African Member States have spearheaded the African Union’s (AU) Initiative on Silencing the Guns (STG) in Africa. The Master Roadmap (AUMR) recognizes that, beyond the ongoing political and military efforts, there is a need for structural interventions in the area of socio-economic development, to allow for issues of governance, youth and women, employment and education, climate change, and other pertinent factors to be considered in the efforts to silence the guns in Africa.


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OUR VISION:

...development of peaceful and friendly relations...promoting conditions of
stability and well-being.


Our Comprehensive Approach:

  • Connect

  • Consult

  • Coordinate   

OUR MISSION:

  • To monitor and assess the dynamics of NATO’s operating environment by being a forum for engagement and information sharing.    

  • To inform operational and strategic leaders by enhancing our collective understanding and proactively shape NATO’s decision-making.    

  • Provide NATO a strategic-level lens to better anticipate, preempt, limit, and overcome challenges.    

  • Be a positive force through confidence-building measures with non-military entities dedicated to long-term stability and prosperity for local populations in NATO’s South.

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