Societal Security Network
Linking Researchers, actors, agencies and institutions concerned with societal security in Europe.
New Online Course on 'societal security for engineers and designers'
This online course is designed for a Bachelor/Master-level self-paced learning or as an additional source of inspiration for educators in Engineering, Technology & Design, and all interested individuals.
New Policy Paper on Trump’s Travel Bans
Check this interesting publication on the main implications and challenges of the recent ‘travel bans’ issued by US President Donald Trump.
New Blog by Fabio Giuffrida: 'Now or Never: the European Public Prosecutor’s Office and Enhanced Cooperation'
Fabio Giuffrida (QMUL) analyses the negotiations on the establishment of the controversial European Public Prosecutor’s Office (EPPO).
Watch the videos! SOURCE Conference on 'Global Threats. Local Actors'
Don't miss the interesting interventions that took place during the SOURCE Annual Conference

What is Societal Security?

Societal security is a response to a perception that society is under threat. What does it mean to say that society is threatened? SOURCE gives answers. 

 

What is SOURCE About?

The conversation about what makes European society what it is - and what potentially threatens it - involves many voices and many perspectives. SOURCE provides a framework, tools and basic data, to facilitate the conversation between them.

New on the SOURCE Website

NEW POLICY PAPER on ''Trump’s Travel Bans: Harvesting personal data and requiem for the EU-US Privacy Shield" 

Download the new policy paper HERE. The paper examines the main implications and challenges of the recent Executive Orders or ‘travel bans’ issued by US President Donald Trump.

Two NEW REPORTS posted on ''Societal Ethics and Biometric Technologies​'' and the new "Annual Societal Security Report" 

Download these two new reports HERE. The reports look at two very topical matters such as the ethical issues raised by the increasing use of biometric technologies and the policy initiatives and public reactions to the influx of refugees into the European Union.

WATCH THE VIDEOS! SOURCE Conference on ''Global Threats. Local Actors'' March 2017, Vienna 

The SOURCE Annual Conference took place in Vienna gathering high-level speakers, academics and officials to discuss on Global Threats and interaction with Local Actors. Click HERE to watch the videos of the event and download the press release.

NEW Blog ''Now or Never: the European Public Prosecutor’s Office and Enhanced Cooperation'' by Fabio Giuffrida (Queen Mary University of London)

A new Blog has been published in the SOURCE website on the on the establishment of the controversial European Public Prosecutor’s Office (EPPO), which will be competent to investigate and prosecute crimes affecting the financial interests of the EU. Click HERE to read more.

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