On 1 December 2021, the National Security Council adopted Belgium’s first National Security Strategy (NSS).
During the drafting process, Egmont, at the request of the Strategic Committee for Intelligence and Security, organised three in-person consultation meetings, with experts from the academic, business, and NGO communities. In cooperation with Athena, the alumni association of the Higher Studies in Security and Defence (or “4th cycle”), Egmont also organised an online outreach event for participants from the Belgian security community in the largest sense.
In order to capitalise on the strong interest manifested by colleagues in all of these communities, Egmont and Athena launch the Think-Tank Platform National Security.
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