Christophe Paulussen, Senior Researcher in international law at the T.M.C. Asser Instituut and Research Fellow at the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism-The Hague

Managing Editor
Marcela Rilovic, Project manager at the Netherlands Helsinki Committee, The Hague

Editorial Board
Stephanie Liechtenstein, Web Editor in Chief, Security and Human Rights Monitor (SHRM).
Arie Bloed, Former Editor in Chief of SHRM and Expert on Security and Justice issues at various international organizations.
Alexander Osipov, International Centre for Ethnic and Linguistic Diversity Studies, Prague.
Alexander Vinnikov, Director of the NATO Liaison Office in Ukraine.
André Gerrits, Professor of International Studies and Global Politics, University of Leiden.
Andrei Zagorski, Head of Department, Primakov National Research Institute of World Economy and International Relations (IMEMO), Russian Academy of Sciences.
Bob Deen, Senior Research Fellow / Coordinator Russia and Eastern Europe Centre, Clingendael Institute.
Christian Strohal, Austrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and former Ambassador of Austria to the OSCE (retired).
Dan Peleschuk, freelance copy editor.
Ekaterina Rashkova-Gerbrands, Assistant Professor, Public Governance and Management, at Utrecht University.
Eva Entenmann, Senior Programme Coordinator, Free Press Unlimited. Francesca Capone, Research Fellow at Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa.
Hugo Klijn, Senior Research Fellow, Security Unit at Clingendael Institute (seconded by the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs).
Janice Helwig, Policy Adviser, U.S. Helsinki Commission, Washington DC.
Machiko Kanetake, Assistant Professor of Public International Law, University of Utrecht.
Sabine Machl, Head of UN Women in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Sergey Utkin, Department of Strategic Assessment at the Centre for Situation Analysis, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow.
Tiemo Oostenbrink, Former Executive Secretary of the Advisory Council on International Affairs, Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The Hague.
Walter Kemp, Senior Fellow, Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime.
Wolfgang Zellner, Deputy Director of the Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy and former head of the Centre on OSCE Research (CORE), Hamburg.
Yevgeniy Zhovtis, Director of Kazakhstan International Bureau for Human Rights.
Ed Hoeks, Ambassador (ret.), Expert on Eastern Europe.

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Asbjorn Eide
Danilo Turk
Emmanuel Decaux
Gabriel Andreescu
Hanna Suchocka
Jeri Laber
Karl von Schwarzenberg
Krzysztof Drzewicki
Peter Leuprecht
Pieter van Dijk
Rianne Letschert
Thomas Buergenthal
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Security and Human Rights

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This is a Diamond Open Access journal. Articles are published in Open Access at no cost to the author.
Security and Human Rights (formerly Helsinki Monitor) is a quarterly journal devoted to issues inspired by the work and principles of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). It looks at the challenge of building security through cooperation across the northern hemisphere, from Vancouver to Vladivostok, as well as how this experience can be applied to other parts of the world. It aims to stimulate thinking on the question of protecting and promoting human rights in a world faced with serious threats to security.
The journal, founded in 1990 under the title Helsinki Monitor, is a legacy of the Helsinki process that was designed during the Cold War, to bridge Eastern and Western Europe on the basis of common principles and co-operative security.
It brings to light current developments affecting human rights, peace and security across North America, and wider Europe including Central Asia. Major themes include:
• Conflict prevention;
• Human rights;
• Minorities;
• Democracy building; and
• Cooperative security.

The journal not only reflects on developments, it draws attention to problems, and contributes to the policy-making discourse. With its thorough analysis and thought-provoking articles, Security and Human Rights is a must-read for all those interested and involved in the OSCE and the process of guaranteeing security and protecting human rights. Readers will find a regular column, both short and long articles, a chronicle of OSCE events, as well as occasional book reviews and interviews.

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