HIS EXCELLENCY HONORARY MEMBER DR. DAVID SILVIU CRAESCU (REPUBLIC OF ROMANIA)
H.E. Dr. Siviu Craescu. Honorary Member for Republic of Romania. U.E. Security Office of the General Secretariat of the Council of the European Union – ODSS Certificate of completion, Hostile Environment Security Advanced Training 2010 – 2011 U.S. Department of Defence Security Service Academy – USG Certificate of completion, DoD Training Anti-Terrorism 2010 – 2011 U.S. Department of Defense Cybersecurity Department – USG Certificate of completion:, DoD Information Systems Security version 4.0 2010 – 2011 U.S. Department of Homeland Security – Institute for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties. Office CRCL – Washington D.C. Certificate of participation, Cultural awareness and counterterrorism training. 2010 – 2011 Courses participation : Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Training Guidance & Best Practices; Constitution Day Training ; Guidance Regarding the Use of Race for Law Enforcement Officers; The First Three to Five Seconds; Asylum Seekers Overview ;No FEAR Act Training (Notification and Federal Employee Antidiscrimination and Retaliation Act of 2002). Department of Homeland Security, in partnership with the National Counterterrorism Center, hosts an inter-agency working group to bring together best practices. This courses is the result of a combined effort by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA). United Nations – Department of Safety and Security – UN DSS Certificate of completion, Advance Security in the Field UN DSS – Safety and Security 2010 – 2011 ATO United Nations – Peace Operations Training Institute – UN OTI Certificate of completition, Principles of Guidelines for Peacekeeping Operations 2010 – 2011 Johns Hopkins University – Bloomberg School of Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Response Research Center (JH~PERRC).- Baltimore, U.S. Certificate of completion, Operational Preparedness and Emergency Response to Crisis 2009 – 2011 Multiple Certificate of completion : Disasters and Public Health: Bioterrorism Preparedness; Disaster Mental Health Intervention; Mental Health: Psychology of Terrorism; Radiation Terror 101; Introduction to Public Health Law for Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response ; Psychological First Aid Competencies for Public Health Workers; Introduction to Weapons of Mass Destruction (Intermediate level); Practical Aspects of Preparing for, and Responding to, Radiological Terrorism; Biological Agents of Water and Foodborne Bioterrorism ; Introduction to Weapons of Mass Destruction (Awareness-level); Introduction to Mental Health and Disaster Preparedness; NIMS Training For Public Health Departments; Incident Command For Physicians; Emergency Response Planning; Developing an Emergency Preparedness Plan: One Local Health Department’s Approach ; Disaster Mental Health Intervention ; Risk Communication ; Improving Understanding and Collaboration Among First Responders; United Nations – Department of Social Affairs Economic – Division for Public Administration – UNPAN Certificate of completion, Human Resources Managers Capacity Development, Knowledge Management in Government Organization 2010 – 2010 Human Resources Managers Capacity Development. This course aims to enhance the capacity of Human Resources Managers in the Public Service in entire world and to contribute to the improvement of analysis and formulation of effective human resource development policies and strategies as part of public service transformation in all countries.
Knowledge Management in Government Organization. This training course is designed as a introduction to knowledge management (KM) and a guide to the implementation of KM projects in Government Organizations. World Bank Institute – (WBI) Washington, DC 20433 USA Certificate of completion (SF-UR110), Poverty Reduction and Economic Management/Manage effective and sustainable crime and violence preven 2009 – 2010 The World Bank Institute (WBI) is a global connector of knowledge, learning and innovation for poverty reduction. We connect practitioners and institutions to help them find suitable solutions to their development challenges. With a focus on the “how” of reform, we link knowledge from around the world and scale up innovations. U.S. Department of Defense – Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute (DEOMI) – Patrick Air Force Base, FL Certificate of completition:, Diversity and Human Relations training and education 2008 – 2009 The Institute continued to evolve to meet requirements of commanders in managing diversity, equal opportunity, and related issues. – quality of race relations, racial incidents, and the handling of such incidents influence reported levels of satisfaction with military service. United States Department of Defence – Center for Development of Security Exellence Certificate of completion: OPSEC Awarness Protecting Critical and Sensitive Information, Defense Security 2008 – 2009 Romanian – American University of Bucharest – URA Bachelor’s degree, Major – State Diploma, Licensed in Economics – Specialized in Organizational Management 2006 – 2009 The Romanian – American University of Bucharest is one of the best academic institutions from Romania affiliate to the TOP Academic Institutions in Higher Education, Research and Development around the world! Romanian-American“ University of Bucharest is certified by the European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education – ENQA) Career specialized in the study of: ISTAR CC Process, DABINETT programme and the AllSource Cell. NATO standards and doctrine, organization and management of national defense intelligence institutions; role of and policy concerning intelligence institutions in government; comparative study of intelligence institutions and concepts; intelligence analytic training and methodology; intelligence agencies and cyber-security; intelligence professionalization.
IO/CI experience comes from Intelligence Analysis and Counterintelligence Services. I worked as Administrator-Protocol Officer CPO Advisor for U.S. Ambassador’s in Romania and Gov, with responsibilities in this area. I managed and conduct activities concerned with diplomatic protocol and state ceremonies. Together with the Executive Office of Protocol of the U.S. Embassy, I was responsible on behalf of U.S. Ambassador’s for the organization and logistics of incoming and outgoing transit visits, visits due to technical reasons, visits „Incognito”, official, working and private by U.S. Senior officials, U.S. President and Vice-President and their spouses in Romania). Direct experience with USSS Advance Protective Team, RSO, DOA and NSA; Military Source Operations, Executive Protective Management, Liaison and Advanced Defense Security Operations. I have collaboration with U.S. Israelian, European and Romanian partener agencies, and have vast experience in the areas of protection, security, intelligence. Pattern and trend analysis, investigation, security liaison, surveillance operations, Counterterrorism operations and research, pro-active security operations, and managing an official security operations. Experience Senior Officer International Organization for Security and Intelligence (IOSI Global) December 2013 – Present (9 months) Dedicated to promote best security and intelligence practices and work with an international scope with some of the best professionals internationally recognized experts, speakers, government officials and private sector leaders from around the world in order to develop practicable solutions to transnational crime and terrorism that affects human security and governance and to provide specialized programs assistance, training, and consultancy on intelligence and security matters related to public safety, airports, seaports, borders and Homeland Security.
IOSI provides an integrated advanced program to law enforcement in the following areas: Counter Terrorism, Narco – Terrorism, Crisis Management, Transnational Crime, Maritime Security, Border, Research, Advising, Airports, Public Safety. Police. Other sensitive Infrastructure and Industries: Oil and Gas, Nuclear, High Sensitive Government Facilities.
President National Security Academy for Defense Planning- (NSADP). June 2013 – Present (1 year 3 months) The National Security Academy for Defense Planning- (NSADP) is an independent Center of Execellence and is a partener with the Professional Association of Security Industry Employees from Romania (APAP). Executive Board of the Association of Employees of the Security Industry Romania – APAP, following the success of the Academy for Bodyguards, among young romanians, and at the suggestion of great officials, by CIVIL non-governmental organizations and by the Romanian authority responsible for implementing the law, in order to not restrict access to its members and supporters in the high education field of global security intelligence executive, decided to change the name of Academy and to start the accreditation on RQAAHE for NSADP – Academy. The National Security Academy for Defense Planning includes important figures from academic elite and civil society and leaders who have served in high-ranking roles in organizations such as the SRI, SPP, Secret Service, Army Special Forces; Reaction force and intervention like SPIR, FIAT, SIAS, SWAT, DoD – MapN, Gendarmerie and old former DSS – USLA. .
The Professional Association of Security Industry Employees – Staff is the only professional association in Romania that protect the professional interests and represents the interests of all security staff. The Association is acknowledged and certified by the Romanian authorities under an Act emitted by Court of Law from Bucharest.
Mission of the National Security Academy for Defense Planning – “Always ready, anywhere and to anyone”.
The vision:To prepare students for the challenges of the global employment market and to strengthen and develop their broader personal and professional skills NSAPD has developed a unique National Leaders Programme.
The objectives of the programme, in which postgraduate and eligible undergraduate students can participate, is to provide practical career workshops and enable participants to experience different business cultures. President Bodyguards National Security Training Academy May 2013 – Present (1 year 4 months) The Professional Association of Security Industry Employees from Romania for tactical training and test purposes opened its own Close Protection Academy for Bodyguards, Executive Security Operative and Government agents. Mission of the Bodyguards National Security Academy – “Always ready, anywhere and to anyone”. Vision of the Bodyguards National Security Academy – Be the focal point of interaction and premier provider of industry security and education services for members and the companies in the National Industry Security Program in support of national security. The Bodyguards National Security Academy is a Center of Excellence for intensive training in Advanced Security Studies, Protection Management and Defense Planning and provide security education, forming, tactical training, consulting and professional development services security for continuous training to adult lifelong according of the national professional development program ruled by National Certification Authority and for other Romanian Government personnel and contractor employees, and representatives of foreign governments, as required. The Professional Association of Security Industry Employees is the only professional association in Romania that protect and represents the interests of all security staff (agents and bodyguards). The branch union type has over 3,000 members contributors. Graduate certificates of Bodyguards National Security Academy are recognized both nationally by the Ministry of Education, Research, Youth and Sports – National Council for Adult Vocational Training, Ministry of Interior – Department for Public Order and National Security, Ministry of Labor and Social Protection, Romanian Agency for Quality Assurance in Higher Education and internationally by all EU countries, Law Enforcement Agencies, International Academy partners and international organizations, such as I.B.A. (The International Bodyguard Association), E.B.S. (European Bodyguards School, etc . www.apap.ro Full member - Intelligence Community November 2012 – Present (1 year 10 months) Intelligence Community – “Collaboration, Commitment, Courage”
The largest unclassified professional network and resource center for Government / Military intelligence and National Security personnel.- U.S. – Mr. Silviu Craescu is full member of the Intelligence Community ! The Intelligence Community is reserved to government entities and personnel, military command and market-specific private organizations and industry professionals… . The Intelligence Community is restricted to professionals that match the following criteria: GOVERNMENT, MILITARY AND LAW ENFORCEMENT: -Active, non-active, or retired U.S. Government, Military or Law Enforcement personnel specifically involved in the Intelligence, National Security disciplines and fields. -U.S.-based, NATO, or non-NATO Sub-contractors that support the mission of the U.S. Government and Military with intelligence, military or security support services. RECRUITERS: -Government Employers, Employment Companies, Independent Recruiters that are seeking to match qualified industry candidates for employment within U.S. Government administration, intelligence, military or security support roles.
Consortium member Terrorism Research & Analysis Consortium (TRAC) May 2012 – Present (2 years 4 months) Created by The Beacham Group, LLC, Terrorism Research & Analysis Consortium (TRAC) is a uniquely comprehensive resource for the study of political violence of all kinds. In cooperation with a team of 2800 experts, TRAC gathers the best information for exploration of this topic by government and defense professionals. TRAC provides researchers in the fields of terrorism studies, political science, international relations, sociology, criminal justice, philosophy and history with content that enables intellectual clarity on a highly complex topic. Core analyses of 3,800 groups that have been known to aid and abet political violence or terrorist organizations. One of the world’s largest databases of terrorist groups, their leaders, locations, and affiliations, TRAC includes hate/racist groups such as the Ku Klux Klan, lone wolves such as Timothy McVeigh, groups such as al-Qaeda and government counterterrorism campaigns. Each profile includes (when known) the group’s tactics, targets, ideology, associated groups, leaders, theater of operation, links to other resources, and links to TRAC’s analyses. Images are included with the profile often feature the group’s flag or logo; its founder or leader; incidents and events associated with the group (plus the flag of the location where the event occurred; flag of the country where the group operates; and an image that visually the group’s activities. Original, commissioned analyses of seminal terrorism topics. These in-depth essays cover important terrorism issues such as Gender and Terrorism, Quranic Understandings of Violent Jihad to Vulnerable Cities, and Urban Terrorism Profiles of vulnerable regions and cities mostly likely to attract terrorist incidents. This includes links to the Failed States Index and TRAC’s profile of threatened countries. Executive VP and Founder International Center for Security Studies, Defense and Operational Response to Crisis January 2012 – Present (2 years 8 months) ICSSDCOR – Developing and implementing programs / projects / models and standards of security and defense community and individual to create a real culture of security, defense, safety and response (react) to crises, through research, studies information and Intell education in partnership with high educational institutions, both state and private agencies, and health care institutions, military, national and local police, justice, religious as well as with governmental and non-government, with the purpose of a community development proactive cares about safety and security of its citizens and promote knowledge, respect and mutual trust between members and institutions of European and world community. The real concept of security, defense, safety and response (operational response) to the crisis, using a new institutional approach to the promotion of dialogue with the main actors public institutions, and validate their social mission in the spirit of knowledge and new types of threats, risks and vulnerabilities at individual, group, societal, national, regional and global. The fight against natural disasters, terrorism, transborder crime, poverty and discrimination of any kind which are realities that civil society representatives need to know to participate, together with state institutions, the knowledge, prevention and control this problem, and with SIGINT, OSINT and HUMINT information type (by evaluating, collating, analyzing, disseminating and interpreting data) extracting conclusions and identify possible ways of evolution of events providing security through the projects they develops and implements Center (acting both preventive and offensive nature of the initiatives to discourage the development of actions against personal security, group or society and to strengthen its influence) that is growing in real terms, the safety indices of reference and build environment, proactive preservation premises and further assert community interests. Senior Analyst and contributor at global S.T.I.N. – Security Terrorism Intelligence Network News G3 Intelligence Ltd. – U.K March 2011 – Present (3 years 6 months) Provided information services for government entities and personnel, military command and market-specific private organizations and industry professionals…. Senior Advisor to the Founder and President of Greater Romania Party HE Mr. Corneliu Vadim Tudor – Member of European Parliament February 2011 – Present (3 years 7 months) Senior Advisor to the Founder and President of Greater Romania Party in the main issues: Homeland Security; Intergovernmental Affairs; Political Affairs; Public Liaison. - Since May 2013 – Vice-President of the Central Organization – Permanent Member of the Executive Bureau of the Central Organization – Bucharest branch of the Greater Romania Party. - Since 7 June 2013 Permanent Member of the Bureau (party leadership board director) of the Greater Romania Party from Romania. (the oldest party on the political scene).
Mr. Ph.D. Corneliu Vadim Tudor (born November 28, 1949, Bucharest) is a writer, sociologist, historian, successful politician and Romanian journalist. Mr. Ph.D. Corneliu Vadim Tudor Is founder and President of the Greater Romania Party from Romania and Member of European Parlament. Mr. Ph.D. Corneliu Vadim Tudor Is also Founder and Chief Editor of the journal Romania Mare.
Education: 1967 – Graduated the National College “St. Sava” in Bucharest 1971 – Bachelor of Philosophy Faculty of the University of Bucharest with a thesis on the sociology of religion; 1975 – School Courses of Reserve Officers in Bucharest; 1978-1979 – Scholarship international Herder Prize, awarded his master’s, writer Eugen Barbu, studies history at Vienna.
Political Career: Mr. Ph.D. Corneliu Vadim Tudor is a former Senator in the Romanian Parliament from the year 1992. In the year 1996 he was candidate at general election for rank of President of Romania, earning the No. 5 of 16 candidates. In 2000, he ran for President of Romania, reaching the second round, where he obtained apx. 35.00% of votes. Since June 2009, Mr. Ph.D. Corneliu Vadim Tudor is MEP. Inspector of Health and Safety and Risk Assessment / Contributor part-time Delta Consultants Ltd – Romania February 2011 – Present (3 years 7 months) Delta Consultants consulting firm offering covering the entire range of activities that provides consultancy: Occupational Medicine, Human Resources. … policies, procedures and information, Training health and Safety at Work in all fields – Work Safety, Emergency Situations: Prevention and Civil Defense and Fire – PSI and Risk Assessment of Accidents and Occupational diseases. Delta Medical Clinic / Aston Clinic / Citadella – UK partners company of Delta Consultants. Delta Consultants dealing with complex catastrophes AllHazards response in fields as CBRNE, Hazmat, disaster medicine and emergency management.Trainer specialist skills into disasters: developing, training and qualifying response. Identify hazards and assess risks for each component of the work (executing task, means work / work equipment and work environment) on job / work stations; check the operating status of the alarm, warning, emergency signaling and safety systems and risk assessment, health and safety, Civil Defense and Fire/ Emergency field, reports or lists provided by Gov. Decree issued under Art. 51. (1). b) of Law 319/2006, attend events under investigation powers under Art. 108-177 of H.G. 1425/2006; propose sanctions and incentives for workers on grounds fulfilling responsibilities in health and safety at work, proposing terms of security and health / labor protection shall contract for the provision of services to other employers, including those concluded with foreign employers, prepare a necessary technical information documents and training workers in safety and health (OSHA) /Civil Defense, Emergency and Fire developed and updated prevention and protection plan; In Romania, Health and Safety is not optional, it is mandatory for any company or institution public or private. Analyst – Participant of the Project “Predict the future” Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) July 2012 – May 2013 (11 months) The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) is an independent activity within the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) and is aligned with ADNI/AT&F. The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) invests in high-risk/high- research programs that have the potential to provide U.S. with an overwhelming intelligence advantage over future adversaries.
The IARPA project aims to improve the accuracy of intelligence analysts in predicting future events. The researchers and analysts are recruiting a diverse group of participants to discover whether certain types of people are better than others at making accurate predictions. Participants will be asked to provide predictions about events and trends in areas such as politics, the military, economics, business and science and technology. The results from the project could change the way we forecast global events and thereby enable decision makers to make more informed choices for ODNI’s overall CI program – Command, Control, Communications, Computing and Intelligence (C4I). (KSA’s) – Participant of the project (prior CI experience in the following areas: information technology, international security, counterterrorism, counterinsurgency, intelligence operations, propaganda, homeland security, outreach, working with foreign liaison, cover, foreign field experience, briefing, instructing, web design/development, and course design/development). Permanent – Life Time Member – in the Board of Council founders with ICSSDCOR ICHR – International Human Rights Commission November 2012 – December 2012 (2 months) Commission is working for the protection of human rights according to the principles of UDHR passed by the United Nations General Assembly in 1948 and for the World PeaceONU – General Assembly.
The International Human Rights Commission was founded by the seven international organizations in their leader conference held at London on 10th of December 1988 to create the international network of human rights.
International Human Rights Commission issuing its annual report every year to highlight human rights violations, victimization and other matters concerning democracy, politics, extra-judicial killings, honour-killings, child labour and terrorism across the world.
IHRC have its diplomatic / Official representation in 40 Countries and more than 8100 members around the world and connected through the Face Book/ electronic ma il, till 31st December 2012, More than 2250 NGO’s from different countries linked and got membership of the Commission and Commission also providing its services to the United Nations, Organization of Islamic Conference, European Union and their member states according to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights passed by United Nations on 10th of December, 1948 and playing role to develop the culture of peace, religious and political tolerance around the world.
The Council of Founders and General Assembly in joint session held at Rome proclaimed its first Constitution on 24th of February 1996 and by that Dr. Muhammad Shahid Amin Khan elected as the Chief of Commission for a term of ten years and re elected for 2nd term in March 2006.
ICSSDCOR – International Center for Security Studies Defense and Operational Response to Crisis – Bucharest, Romania.(U.E.) Senate Candidate - Candidate for Romanian Senat October 2012 – December 2012 (3 months) Greater Romania Party proposed the candidacy of Mr.Silviu Craescu ( Senior Economist, NATO School Student -Military Analiyst and Phd.h.c.in International Diplomacy) for Romania’s parliamentary elections on public dignity dated 09.12 2012, for Constituency election No 31, College 1, Prahova Valley county.( the richest mountain district of Romania – localities: Azuga, Buşteni Sinaia, Comarnic Cornu, Breaza, Campina ). Senate candidate Silviu Craescu was in the period February 2010 to the present – Principal Adviser and staff MEP of Hrs Excellency Mr. Corneliu Vadim Tudor founder and head of the oldest and largest Romanian national center-left party. - After an uneven electoral battle,which was massive electoral fraud, and massive sponsorship from abroad for parties, I get my college number 4 in the Senate, position after after completion of counting votes. In College 1 Sen. George Severin (USL) obtained 41,069 votes, Matei Alexander (ARD) – 17,366 and Adrian Pitigoi (PP-DD) – 9848. Anyway the position is not eligible because the party did not pass the electoral threshold imposed by the Permanent Electoral Authority..(www.roaep.ro) Senior Consultant – member of group Covered 6 September 2012 – December 2012 (4 months) Covered 6 is a group of highly experienced trainers and operators with backgrounds in law enforcement, military and corporate security. Some of our cadre are currently working in sensitive details and assignments, therefore confidentiality is required. Covered 6 is affiliate with Abraham Lincoln University- a Military-Friendly School. ALU is a military and veteran friendly online higher learning institution that is working hard to provide degree programs for qualified veterans. These programs assist those who have served our country in getting the maximum credit for their service and sacrifice. Honorary Member Planet Diplomat March 2012 – December 2012 (10 months) Planet Diplomat is a group of Diplomats, Statesmen, Politicians, Journalists, peace activists, researchers and IR Executives.
Planet Diplomat aimed to be an independent, non-partisan and non-profit think tank organization that conducts research and engages in advocacy in areas such as international diplomacy, conflicts management, political & social strategy and peace & international development.
The mission of Plant Diplomat is to encourage interaction of the diplomatic community and global information sharing in order to strengthen international peace, development and United Nation’s global agenda. Ambassador at Large AUGP February 2012 – December 2012 (11 months) Accredited in the United Nations, United Nations Global Compact , United Nations Academic impact , European Commission, International Blue Cross, Power Ministers International, World Peace Organization Attendee at multiple IO webinar training courses outline Henley-Putnam University – U.S. January 2009 – November 2012 (3 years 11 months) Henley-Putnam University is the only accredited (DETC) university that specializes exclusively in intelligence, counterterrorism and protection. Multiple Intelligence Operations webinar training courses outline through Henley-Putnam’s University. Henley-Putnam faculty members are leaders who have served in senior roles through the US Intelligence Community including the CIA, FBI, NSA, and DIA as well as in the military and federal law enforcement including the US Secret Service and Special Forces. Each one of our students is paired with a mentor who will help them navigate the world of Strategic Security.
All over 100 courses on strategic security topics such as covert actions, counterintelligence, double agents, denial and deception, advanced counterterrorism analysis, and intelligence collection and collection management to name a few are offered 100% online. Collector / Operator / Legal Researcher / Investigator OSINT Research Institute January 2006 – November 2012 (6 years 11 months) OSINT Research Institute is a voluntarily associated project to fight against terrorism, against institutional corruption and transborder organized crime, together with state institutions where with OSINT -HUMINT information type ( our specialists apolitical law-abiding and Constitution of Romania ) centralized, evaluating, collating, analyzing, disseminating and interpreting information) extracting conclusions and identify possible ways of evolution of events, acting to inform romanian authorities with special powers of state security and other european security authorities or foreign Embassies in order to discourage the development of actions against the interests of Romania and NATO allies. Silviu Craescu, working with dedicated professionals to secure and protect Romania, it’s people, NATO and european security interest. Member Central Election Bureau – 2012 May 2012 – July 2012 (3 months) PRM leadership decided the appointment of Mr. Silviu Craescu – Senior Advisor to the President of the Greater Romania Party, HE Mr. Corneliu Vadim Tudor – Member of European Parliament, to represent the party in local elections the Central Election Bureau – 2012. BEC- Office functions as information and advice. Centralizes and respond to all complaints and complaints of those involved in the electoral process: candidates, candidate, citizens. BEC consists of seven judges appointed by the High Court of Cassation and Justice, plus most representatives of parliamentary parties and analyzes the legality of candidate, all files and their decisions, uniformly throughout the development stages of its campaign for local elections. Ec. PhD. Silviu Craescu represents in BEC the interests of Greater Romania Party from Romania. Graduate Student National Defence University – Department of Advanced Education January 2011 – December 2011 (1 year) Graduate Student at National University of Defense “Carol I ” from Bucharest Romania, according to the Order of the Commander (Rector of the military unit nr. 02585) , No 12 of 12.12.2011 at Department of Advanced Education – Multiple Courses and Studies on NATO..
European Security and Defence Policy; Introduction to NATO 4.4. Crisis Management and Euro-Atlantic Security ; International Security Risks; Defence Against Terrorism;and free english courses : Combating Trafficking in Human Beings; Critical In frastructure Awareness; Cultural Awareness Training -Afganistan; Defence against Suicide Bombing; Defence against Terrorism – A Challenge for NATO and the International Community;Ethnic Conflict and Peace Operations; Introduction to NATO Public Information; NATO Logistics; Security in the Information Age; Security Policy, International Relations, and the UNITED NATIONS. Student – “Framework to Managing Your Government Career” GovLoop – Connecting the Government Community November 2011 – November 2011 (1 month) IC Community Training – GovLoop’s “Framework to Managing Your Government Career” GovLoop’s connect government to improve government. We aim to inspire public sector professionals to better service by acting as the knowledge network for government.
The GovLoop community has been widely recognized across the public sector — federal, state local, industry and academia — as a leading site for addressing public sector issues.
GovLoop is the largest government niche network of its kind and boasts an extremely engaged membership that create or comment on nearly 1,000 blog posts and discussion forums every month.
Certificate of completion – OSS and Cyber Security for Government
GovLoop works with top industry partners, including Google, HP, Microsoft and IBM to provide resources and tools, such as guides, infographics, online training and educational events, for public sector professionals. Senior Editorialist amd columnist Tricolor Newspaper and Magazine Greater Romania , March 2010 – October 2011 (1 year 8 months) The two party publications Tricolor Newspaper and Magazine Romania Mare ,belonging to the Greater Romania Party and are the only publications, which are read daily with interest by the President ( Zeus), heads of political parties, ministers, citizens, intelligence agencies,, foreign embassies and diplomatic missions located in Bucharest. .
Director Operations Security SecuROM December 2010 – February 2011 (3 months) The SecuROM of Romania was a private project established at the end of year 2010, to develop Private security prevention and operational intelligence measures in Romania. The functions of the SecuROM was responsible for providing an integrated operational security intelligence management to the Private development corporations. The SecuROM was also engages in legal actions at the appeal of foreign or romanian law enforcement agencies. The SecuROM also collect sensitive information about Private corporations, and individuals and to advise public policymakers Governments and Law enforcement agencies. Responsible for the planning and implementation of intelligence, defence, and security solutions for governments and private clients worldwide. Special and personal employee for U.S. Ambassador Mark Henry Gitenstein U.S. Diplomatic Mission in Romania August 2009 – February 2010 (7 months) Top sensitive position.
Working closer with Diplomatic Security Missions from Washington DC and other U.S. National Security Agencies; Check by Department of Diplomatic Security; Working closer and check by U.S. Secret Service – U.S. Cleareans;
Basic function of position: The incumbent and performs a variety of administrative functions for the Official Residence Office related to financial management, procurement and property management, as wel protocol, protective duty, investigative support and residential security. Currently performing consistent asset protection services through effective administative management and security, fire, safety, and related duty assignments in a multi-tasked dynamic environment while monitoring access control and contractors/visitors admittance to U.S. Ambassador’s Residence. Responsible for issuing temporary badges to employees, visitors, and contractors. Answer telephones and greet visitors, direct calls, and/or visitors to the proper party or Residence Protocol Office. Maintaining logs, daily reports, inventories, and security reports. .
Duties include: Financial and cash management, property management, travel, investigative and protective support, personal expences, petty cash and official expences for and in the name of U.S. Ambassador; security overseas U.S. official property and protocol duty.
Responsibilities: Advisor, Protocol, Secretariat, Financial, Security, Management. For the U.S. Ambassador represents and maintains relationships in private and official relations with the Romanian authorities, Departments of the U.S. Embassy in Bucharest, U.S.Agencies and with Department of State – Washington DC .
After career sergeant Manning began releasing a database of hundreds of documents and WikiLeaks site began publishing leaked United States embassy cables. My career was destroyed by the scandal. All foreign employees with access to sensitive data of the State Department, but without U.S. citizenship, were persecuted. Administrator – Chief of Protocol – Close Protection Officer – Advisor U.S. Ambassador’s Residence at American Diplomatic Mission of Bucharest, in Romania December 2008 – August 2009 (9 months) Top sensitive position. Working closer with Federal Department of Diplomatic Security Missions – Washington DC; Check by Department of Diplomatic Security; Check by United States Secret Service – U.S. Cleareans;
Basic function of position:
The Incumbent and performs a variety of administrative functions for the Official U.S. Ambassador’s Residence related to financial management, procurement and property management, official protocol, regional security office and guest’s escort . I give assistance to American law enforcement representatives (US Marshals, NSA protective team , USSS Protective team, DS and USSS local agents) in different occasions and coordinate – together with Anti-terorism Romanian Brigade (BAT from RIS) and with other Romanian law enforcement representatives like: Romanian guard service protection and protocol (SPP), Romanian foreign intelligence service (SIE), National Police and Gendarmeria for official/ private/ incognito visits performed by U.S. President, U.S. Vice-President, highest rank American dignitaries and for Directors of American Government Agencies like NSA, CIA, FBI, NRO, ONI, NIC, DIA, NCS, AIA, NGA, OIS, DOA or for official and non-official events and meetings, hosted at the U.S. Ambassador’s Residence for other American organization like USAID, Peace Corps, NGO’s and other Institution related to the U.S. Embassy Commercial Department, American Chambers of Commerce and U.S. companies like Ford, Bechtel, Polaris, McGuire Woods and Smithfield. I have many more photos, documents and videos but for security reasons I can not disclose or showcase. Special and personal employee for U.S. Ambassador Nicholas Frank Taubman U.S. Diplomatic Mission in Romania March 2006 – December 2008 (2 years 10 months) Working closer with Federal Department of Diplomatic Security Missions from Washington DC and other U.S. National Security Agencies; Check by Department of Diplomatic Security- Washington DC; Check by United States Secret Service – U.S. Cleareans;
Basic function of position: The incumbent and performs a variety of administrative functions for the Official Residence Office related to financial management, procurement and property management, etc. as well as protective and investigative support. official protocol and residential security. Duties include: Financial and Cash Management, Property Management, Travel, Investigative and Protective support, Liason, personal expences, petty cash and official expences for and in the name of U.S. Ambassador; Property Management, Security overseas official property and Protocol duty.
Major Responsibilities: U.S.Embassy – Protocol, Security, Administration, HR. U.S. Ambassador represents and maintains relationships in private and official relations with the Romanian authorities (Individuals and officials, Bank, Tax Administration, MIRA, SRI, SIE, political parties, ministries, delegates of the American Congress and the Romanian Government, Presidential Administration, Romanian and American companies, NGO’s, Bucharest Municipal Museum, all U.S. Departments of the Embassy in Bucharest, and the Security Bureau of Diplomatic Missions in the State Department and U.S. Embassy in Bucharest) I have many more photos, documents and videos but for security reasons I can not disclose or showcase. Business / Comercial Manager Ana Hotels S.A. September 1998 – January 2006 (7 years 5 months) S.C. Ana Hotels S.A.- Bucharest
Supervision of daily activities and report directly to the owner, Chairman of the Board of companies ANA – Mr. George Copos Skills & Expertise Counterintelligence, Counterterrorism, HUMINT, Investigation, Government, Negotiation, Reconnaissance, Public Administration, Microsoft Office, Administration, Local Government, Code Enforcement, Emergency Management, Politics, Political Science, Enforcement, Analysis, Police, Planning, Government Liaison, Security Operations, Security Management, Physical Security, Surveillance, Investigations, Executive Protection, Crisis Management, Homeland Security, Intelligence Analysis, Law Enforcement, Military, Policy Analysis, Security Audits, International Relations, Risk Mitigation, National Security, Corporate Security, Risk Assessment, Security Training, Security Clearance, Force Protection, Tactics, Firearms, Command, Background Checks, Close Protection, Protection, Loss Prevention, Defense, Counterinsurgency Education U.S. Department of Homeland Security Certificate of completion WMD Rad/Nuc Awareness AWR140-W Course, Weapon of Maas Destruction 2012 – 2012 Class Grades :: BT AWR-140-W (AWR140) – WMD Rad/Nuc Awareness AWR140-W Course Course successfully completed and is eligible to receive 0.3 CEU’s sponsored by the University of Nevada Las Vegas Standardized training NIMS course focused on the structure and operational coordination processes and systems, together with course specific and agency-specific expertise, help to ensure that emergency management and response personnel can function together effectively during an incident . The CTOS provides DHS/FEMA certified courses regarding radiological and nuclear Weapons of Mass Destruction topics to our nation’s emergency responders. The course was delivered by the U.S. Department of Energy, National Nuclear Security Administration Nevada Office, CTOS – Center for Radiological/Nuclear Training at the Nevada National Security , a member of the National Domestic Preparedness Consortium through National Security Technologies LLC. Continuous Improvement Center – Military Academy of the Armed Forces “Alexandru cel Bun” – Moldova Certificate of completion, Preparing military action – Battalion Staff Course 2011 – 2012 These courses are intended only people working in the military system – Preparing military action infantry platoon , Conventional signs and Cyber Security Course. Continuous improvement center, is an organic subdivision Military Academy, Alexandru cel Bun “. Mission training center continues: Preparing for Armed Forces personnel participating in peacekeeping operations, training officers, sergeants and sergeants National Army (career course).
. U.S. DoD.- Center for Development of Security Excellence Security training, education, and certification for the Department of Defense and industry Certificate of training, Special, Irregular and Counterterrorist Operations 2011 – 2012 1) Thwarting the Enemy: Providing Counterintelligence & Threat Awareness to the Defense Industrial Base CI111.16, Omni, Gold, Education and Government, DoD CI and Human Intelligence (HUMINT) Award, CI Training & Education, Horizon, Silver, Education and Government 2) OPSEC Awareness for Military Members, DoD Employees, and Contractors GS130.16, National OPSEC Award; 3) Cybersecurity Awareness CI130.16; 4) Derivative Classification IF103.16; 5) Counterintelligence Concerns for National Security Adjudicators CI020.16; 6) DISAM – International Programs Security Requirements IPSR-OLL IN112.06; The CDSE also offers credit recommendations for certain courses through its affiliation with the American Council on Education’s College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT). CDSE provides security education and training to DoD security program professionals, employees of other Federal agencies and selected foreign governments. Advanced Training Program on Humanitarian Action (ATHA) – Härnösand, Sweden -, Humanitarian Action in Emergencies 2011 – 2011 Health in Humanitarian Crises; Peace Building and Linkages with Security and Stabilization; Human Rights in Humanitarian Action; Organizational Mandates; International Assistance and Interventions; Humanitarian Coordination; Humanitarian Principles; The Role of International Law in Humanitarian Assistance Analysis Training Ltd – United Kingdom (UK) Certificate of completition: CI-04 Flow Conventions, Intelligence Analysis 2011 – 2011 UK registered training organisation offering specialist , classroom and workshop courses aimed at Intelligence Analysts, Tactical Analysts, Administrative Analysts, Strategic Analysts, Intelligence Researchers, Law Enforcement Officers [and other Officials] involved in Intelligence Analysis. Business School Academy – OTE Greece Certification of completion, Business Management 2011 – 2011 OTE Academy, is a subsidiary of OTE Group of Companies from Greece, an organization specialized in providing vocational training courses designed to add value to professional qualifications. OTE Academy, is also a certified Cisco Networking Academy, offers high standard training programs that award globally recognized certifications in Cisco technologies. Headington Institute – Pasadena, CA , U.S. Certificate of completion, Psihology and Mental health professionals 2011 – 2011 Multiple Courses:Helping the Helpers: Acute Stress – Understanding, assessing and treating humanitarian workers experiencing Acute Stress Reactions; Critical Incident Training; Conflict Resolution and Communication Skills in Stressful Environments; Trauma and critical incident care; Stress and stress management for national staff; Supporting national staff; Spirituality and Humanitarian Work; Family Matters: Self-care for family members of humanitarian workers; Understanding and addressing vicarious trauma. MISSION: To care for caregivers worldwide by promoting the physical hardiness, emotional resilience, and spiritual vitality of humanitarian relief and development personnel. International Academy for Police Science (IAPS) – U.S. Certificate of completion, Law Enforcement Education 2011 – 2011 Surveillance Detection; Law Enforcement Intelligence; Intelligence in Combatting Terrorism; Rural Surveillance; Officer Leadership; Physical Security: The Ever Changing Mission; Introduction to Firearms; Active Shooter / Terrorist Response; Use of Deadly Force; Hazardous Devices in Contraband; Introduction to Radio Procedures; Intro to Close Quarter Battle (CQB) ; Physical Security Detachment (PSD) Operations; IAPS instructors are experienced leaders from US and foreign national law enforcement agencies. International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies – Switzerland Certificate of completion, Disaster Management ; Global Health & Development ; Humanitarian Diplomacy; Management & Capacity 2011 – 2011 Red Cross and Red Crescent provide interactive courses, material, face-to face training information, and various social learning tools: communities, forum, Q&A, wikis,…Disaster Management ; Global Health & Development ; Humanitarian Diplomacy; Management & Capacity Building; Personal Development .
Certificate of completion: FICR Stay Safe Managers Gold- Formation en ligne (en français – BIOV-OIOU-FGQP-NUQK); Influenza pandemic preparedness; H2P – Humanitarian pandemic preparedness programme; WORC – the world of Red Cross and Red Crescent ; FICR Stay Safe Silver – Formation en ligne (en français – UFLS-LFLR-MRMO-GNYC) Michigan State University College of Law Certificate of completion, Emergency Response Solutions 2011 – 2011 Emergency Response Solutions at Michigan State University -School of Criminal Justice is responsible for developing these awareness, tehnical and operational level courses on the Incident Command System. ERS is a unit within the School of Criminal Justice and is also a partner in the School’s Global Community Security Institute (GCSI). The Incident Command System course is designed to provide potential Incident Commanders with the knowledge and skills required to manage any type of emergency. The course is based on a nationally recognized standard developed by the National Fire Protection Association. It is also intended to assist agencies in complying with OSHA requirements for response to hazardous materials emergencies. Finally, all the courses are designed to comply with the National Incident Management System (NIMS). Ministry of Education, Research, Youth and Sports and Ministry of Labour, Family and Social Protection – Romania Certificate of completion (Trainer of Trainers), Elementary Education and Teaching 2011 – 2011 The course is accredited by the Ministry of Education and Research and Ministry of Labour, Family and Equal Opportunities with Training Provider Authorization for occupation Trainer of Trainers COR code 241207 after EQARF requirements, Standard Occupational new and lasting 160 hours in accordance with Ordinance 129/2000 art. 23, which regulates adult continuous training The certificate gives all legal competence to teach training courses in trainers, trainers and any other further training qualification, initiation, training, specialization or otherwise, for all fields and skill levels that the trainer Ministry of Labour and Ministry of Education – Romania Certificate of completion, OSH – Health and Safety at Work 2011 – 2011 This course deals with the safety and health in accordance with Law 319/2006, GD 1425/2006, Law 307/2006. This course is for people who want to work in labor protection course aimed at acquiring the basic knowledge to students on line safety and health, training and skills acquisition and application of accurate and true basics of the work of protection labor. Skills: Assess the risks and Coordinator in Occupational Safety and Health at Work. The general objectives of the course are learning and updating by competent following students: The legislation in force; Organization of the accident prevention and protection work; development documents needed for prevention and protection work accidents, actions to be taken in case of emergency: emergency plans, evacuation and first aid, recording and reporting on security and health, risk assessment. Qualifications Authority and National Council for Adult Vocational Training in Romania – Project CALISIS Diploma Expert – evaluator, Quality management system – Audit 2011 – 2011 Beneficiary Qualifications Authority and National Council for Adult Vocational Training in Romania with the consent of the European Social Fund Operational Programme Human Resources Development 2007-2013; prioritized Axis 1: Education and training in support of growth and development of knowledge-based society – Key area of intervention: Quality in continuing training. HRD 4/1.4/S/4 Contract Code, ID3854. U.S. Department of Energy – The Emergency Operations Training Academy – Albuquerque, NM Certificate of completion, Emergency Management and Response Training 2011 – 2011 The Emergency Operations Training Academy provides state-of-the-art training and education for the Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration, to enhance the readiness of personnel in the emergency operations community. The fundamental intent of all EOTA courses is to enhance emergency operations capabilities. All courses are intended for use by emergency responders and are designed for those who meet the physical requirements of an emergency responder. U.S. Department of Homeland Security Certificate of Achievement CERT ( IS – 317), Emergency Management 2011 – 2011 CERT is a proud partner of Citizen Corps and the effort to have everyone in America prepare, train, and volunteer. The Emergency Management Institute (EMI) and the National Fire Academy adopted and expanded the CERT materials believing them applicable to all hazards. U.S. Institute of Peace – Academy for International Conflict Management and Peace Building – USIP Certificates of completion, Conflict Analysis; Negotiation and Conflict Management; Interfaith Conflict Resolution, OSCE 2011 – 2011 Conflict Analysis.- Academics and professionals in the field of conflict management face extraordinary challenges in dealing with the various phases of conflict, whether it is rebuilding in the aftermath, stopping conflict in progress, or preventing conflict before it begins.
Negociation and Conflict Management. – Whether in far-reaching international diplomacy or the immediate response to a local crisis, developing successful alternatives to violent conflict requires firm command of the practice of negotiation. This course provides a thorough conceptual framework to help practitioners structure their efforts in negotiation.
Interfaith Conflict Resolution. – This course is designed to enhance the peacemaking capacities of individuals and faith-based organizations by focusing on objectives, methods, and best practices of interfaith dialogue, a form of religious peacemaking increasingly recognized for its relevance to 21st Century conflict. U.S. National Institute of Justice – Office of Justice Program, NW Washington DC. Certificate of completion, Corrections; Courts; Forensics; Law enforcement; 2011 – 2011 NIJ sponsors a variety of courses, for criminal justice professionals. All NIJ employees, contractors, and award recipients must be cognizant of the importance of protecting the rights and welfare of human subject research participants. All research conducted at NIJ or supported with NIJ funds must comply with all Federal, U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs, and NIJ regulations and policies concerning the protection of human subjects and the DOJ confidentiality requirements. United States Departament of Labor – Training Institute -OSHA Certificate of completition : Emergency Use Authorization, OSHA Enforcement 2011 – 2011 The Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response (OPHPR) provides strategic direction, support, and coordination for CDC’s preparedness and emergency response activities. CDC’s work in preparedness supports the Department of Homeland Security, which has overall authority for emergency response activities as laid out in the National Response Framework. University of Minnesota – School of Public Helth – Minneapolis, U.S Certificate of completion, Public Helth 2011 – 2011 Multiple Certificate of completion: Time Management: Your Time, Your Priorities, Your Choice;Theory and Practice of Occupational Health and Safety;Special Populations (Public Health Emergency Training Series);Risk Communication: Public Engagement in Public Health Practice;Radiological Hazard Awareness for Public Health Workers;Public Health Policy and Advocacy;Planning for and Engaging Special Populations in Emergency Preparedness;Personal and Family Emergency Preparedness;Mass Fatalities (Public Health Emergency Training Series);Introduction to Ethical Frameworks for Public Health Emergencies and Disasters;Introduction to Management in Public Health;Introduction to Business Continuity Planning for Disasters and Emergencies; Academy of Universal Global Peace – ( AUGP) D.I.D.h.c. Degree, in International Diplomacy 2010 – 2011 The Academy of UGP will benefit from the experience and expertise of Rev.Dr.Madhu Krishan, founder and Director of the Academy an a team of academics, experts and profesionals with a proven track record in running coursea and training programmes in International Diplomacy. *Registered Under Federal E-Government,USA, vide Confidential Code Registration Number CCR TPIN 55496396 , Federal E- Govt, CC,-74 Washington, USA Avenue North, Battle Creek, Michigan, 49017-3084 USA, & is also Affiliated by Power Ministries Intl. Inc. USA, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80937, USA – Established in the Year 1985, Registered under IRS Tax Exemption. Air Safety Institute – A division of the AOPA Foundation – Frederick, MD 21701, U.S. Certificate of completion, Security of the nation’s transportation systems 2010 – 2011 Transportation Security Administration formed immediately following the tragedies of Sept. 11. TSA is a component of the Department of Homeland Security and is responsible for security of the nation’s transportation systems. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) launched an initiative following the attacks of 9/11 to improve its overall Information Technology (IT) security posture by upgrading its existing infrastructure with newer technologies and improving its operational processes and procedures. Inter- American Defense College (IADC) – European Marshall Center for Security Policy Geneva (GCSP) Diploma of successfully fullfiled the requirement of the training course, – “National Security and Defence Strategy”, “The Interagency Process “and “Inter-American System” - 2010 – 2011 “Civil-Military Relations in an Interagency Context”, “Conflict Management and Negotiation (v.2)”, “Parteneschip for Peace“
European George Marshall Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) – Inter-American Defense College (IADC) – Geneva; The IADC is an international educational institution operating under the Aegis and funding of the OAS ( Organization of American States – NATO Project Democracy for Peace) and the Inter-American Defense Board. Topics covered include: Defining National Security, Differing National Security Models, National Security Planning Considerations, Intelligence and National Security, Challenges to National Security and Defense Policy. International Center for Security Studies (CSS-ISN), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Graduation Certificate ISN : ” CIMIC Overview for NATO School” and “Building Defence Institutions”, NATO – “Partnership for Peace” Course 2010 – 2011 ISN offer a portfolio of high-quality information services; providing consulting, content and technology services and products; hosting a comprehensive NATO security training program for the intelligence community; and offering technical, editorial and administrative support.( ISN, Center for Security Studies (CSS), ETH Zurich, Switzerland.) It is jointly funded by the Swiss Department for Defence, Civil Protection and Sport (DDPS) and ETH Zurich. NATO – Defence Language Institut English Learning Centre (DLIEC) Certificate of completion, NATO 2010 – 2011 Defence Language Institut English Learning Centre DLIELC is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation which is certified by the US Department of Education. In addition to DLIELC’s mission to train NATO international students, DLIELC is responsible for providing English language training to US military service members whose primary language is not English. DLIELC serves as a vital element of US foreign policy. NATO Defense College (NDC)- Rome Italy NATO Certificate : European Security and Defence Policy (ESDP); The Revolution in Military Affairs, International Security 2010 – 2011 The NATO Defense College (NDC) is the NATO alliance’s flagship academic institution. Its core responsibility is to prepare senior officers and officials for NATO appointments of increasing responsibility, and for the challenging multinational security environment facing NATO in the 21st century. Its courses concentrate on the high-level political-military issues that confront civilian and military leadership at the alliance and national level. Certificate of completion: “Security in the Information Age”, “Crowd and Riot Control (CRC)” Defence against Terrorism; Improvised Explosive Device Awareness Course (IED); NATO Intel; Joint Exercise Management Module (JEMM); Introduction to a Combined Joint Task Force; Introduction to Integrated Training Capability; NATO School Oberammergau – Global Leader in Multinational Military Education and Individual Training Certificate of completion: Multiple NATO courses – Partnership for Peace (PfP), International Security 2010 – 2011 NATO School Oberammergau is one of several NATO institutions and Centres of Excellence throughout NATO member countries that offer education and training facilities to students. The following courses have been developed by NATO School together with International Relations Security Network (ISN), Allied Command Transformation (ACT) and United States Joint Forces Command (USJFCOM).
“Open Sourse Intelligence Course” – To educate NATO and national intelligence analysts about Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) operations, techniques, requirements and procedures.
NATO Peace Support Operations; NATO CBRN Warning & Reporting System; NATO Partner Senior Medical Staff Officers Course; NATO Partner Joint Medical Planners Course (JMPC); Orientation to Arms Control and Arms Control; NATO Conventional Targeting; NATO Rules of Engagement (ROE); NATO Expeditionary Operations; NATO School Logistics and Movement Operational Planning Course; Public Affairs for Peace Support Operations The Center for Security Studies (CSS) – Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich) Graduation Certificate, NATO – “Partnership for Peace” 2010 – 2011 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich) is an academic institute at ETH Zurich specialized in research, teaching, and the provision of services in international and national security policy. Since 1997, the CSS and the professorships for political science of the University of Zurich have been working together to build the Center for Comparative and International Studies (CIS). The research focus of the CSS includes all aspects of security studies and strategic studies. The CSS understands security in a comprehensive way, that is, its conception of security is necessarily transdisciplinary. The CSS supports the further development of contacts to international security policy organizations and promotes the dialog between academia, the federal government, and the private sector. The didactic focus of the CSS is on Swiss, US, Russian, and European foreign and security Center for Security Studies (CSS) It is jointly funded by the Swiss Department for Defence. Company Website