Australia Pacific Security College strengthens Pacific security
The Australia Pacific Security College (college) supports the implementation of the 2018 Boe Declaration on Regional Security, providing training and technical assistance to enhance the capacity of Pacific security officials dealing with a broad range of security issues. The college aims to assist Pacific island countries to implement national security policies by providing technical assistance that supports national security policy development and facilitates security dialogue in the region.
Based at the Australian National University with a budget of $32.7 million across 2019-2026, the college offers Pacific security officials professional development courses on national security policy, strategic assessment and analysis skills, gender, peace, and security and emerging Pacific security issues. The College’s website publishes a regular blog and podcast series. Graduates keep in contact through an established alumni network.