Policy Advisory and Capacity Building

The work of ICSS in the policy and capacity-building areas is strategically supported by framework agreements developed with key international organisations such as the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), UNESCO, the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT), the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI), the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC), the international Anti-Corruption Academy (IACA) and the Council of Europe.

ICSS’s policy advisory and capacity building efforts include the offer of executive and advanced education courses on sport security, integrity and legacy, based on leading research and reports.  

The ICSS support to policy and decision-makers primarily focuses on the following areas:

  • Legal and institutional frameworks
  • Identification of new challenges and change in the continuously evolving geopolitical scenario
  • Stakeholder cooperation, both internationally and nationally, across sectors
  • Development of Community Projects
  • Major Sporting Events (MSE) Planning
  • Communication Strategies including Risk Communication
  • Legacy Planning and Preservation