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University of Ljubljana

The Faculty of Social Sciences, established in 1961, is one of the largest academic units of the University of Ljubljana. The Faculty of Social Sciences has its own research units, which employs 55 full-time researchers.

The Defence Research Centre (DRC), which is part of the Institute of Social Sciences at the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Ljubljana, is a research institution studying security, peace and the military as a social phenomenon in contemporary world. Organised theoretical and empirical research in the field of security studies in Slovenia was gaining ground after the year 1983, while formally, the DRC was established in 1985. Main aim of the DRC's endeavours is the empirical and theoretical contribution to the development of defence and security studies, which is achieved through its research, publications and educational activities. The DRC carried out numerous national and international research projects on national and international security in general, and in particular on specific aspects of international security structures, crisis management, peace operations, threat assessments, militarization and demilitarization, defence restructuring and conversion, civil-military relations, contemporary armed conflicts, media and war, military profession, etc. The DRC has also accomplished several problem solving research projects and expert evaluations for domestics and foreign institutions. The results of the research work are widely published.

 

 

 


Iztok Prezelj

 

Position: team leader

Bio

Publication List

Tel:

Email: iztok.prezelj@fdv.uni-lj.si

 

 

 

Uros Svete

 

Position: researcher

Bio

Tel: +386 15892331

Email: uros.svete@fdv.uni-lj.si

 

 

 

 

 

Erik Kopac

 

Position: researcher

Bio

Tel: +386 15892324

Email: erik.kopac@fdv.uni-lj.si

EU

The HUMSEC project is supported by the European Commission under the Sixth Framework Programme "Integrating and Strengthening the European Research Area". The homepage is managed by the European Training and Research Centre for Human Rights and Democracy - ETC Graz.

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