Democratic and Parliamentary Oversight of Defence & National Security – Glimpses from Study Visit to UK

Based on a Study Visit to UK Organized for Pakistani Parliamentarians December 02-05, 2014


Publication No: CMR-113

Rs 3,000  

From December 02-05, 2014, PILDAT, in partnership with the CPA UK, organised a Study Visit of a multi-party delegation of five senior Members from the Parliament of Pakistan. The Study Visit focussed on the internal structures and ethos of UK political parties and how they develop their positions on national security issues in the UK.The programme was designed to give the delegation a deeper understanding of the UK national security framework, including the role of political parties in formulating the UK national security strategy along with the parliamentary oversight of defence related spending and intelligence activities. The programme also addressed the issue of the changing face of national and international security.