This paper agues that there is clear agreement amongst western donors that security sector reform is both necessary and an important priority for governments and NGO's. It is stressed that the Transatlantic Alliance has been central to the process of reforming security sector in Central and Eastern Europe. Domestic patterns were of great importance to the way civil-military relations developed and reforms were implemented in Central and Eastern Europe.
|Translated title of the contribution
|West Looking East: Civil-Military Relations Policy Transfer in Central and Eastern Europe
|Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces
|Number of pages
|Published - 2002