SESAC is an independent non-partisan and non-profit indigenous think tank focused on security analysis and studies ,public policy research

To be the leading centre of excellence in security policy research and consultancy in the greater Great Lakes Region of Africa

Our mission is to deepen the understanding of the security-development nexus among academicians and national security and development policy makers in the Great Lakes region.

SESAC maintains and continually welcomes strategic partnerships with a range of stakeholders in peace, security and development including;
  • Nkumba University
  • Public and private security organisations
  • Civil Society in areas of peace and security
  • Current and former Students of Security and Strategic Studies
  • Embassies



Provide a platform

 Provide a platform that brings together scholars and practitioners for research, debate, analysis and publication of a range of issues related to peace, security and development in Uganda and countries within the greater Great Lakes region.

Provide peace

 Provide peace, security and development related consultancy to the public and private secto

Provide scholarly resources

Provide scholarly resources for researchers and students in the areas of peace, security and development