The Centre for Strategic Studies is New Zealand’s leading institution for research and public engagement on strategic, foreign policy and security issues.

Through media commentary, research, public events and outreach, the Centre seeks to contribute to an informed public discussion on New Zealand’s security interests, and regional and global security challenges.

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Sir Howard Kippenberger Chair

The Centre for Strategic Studies is delighted to announce that the Sir Howard Kippenberger Visiting Professor in Strategic Studies for 2018 will be Professor Dewi Fortuna Anwar.

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Incline: NZ's place in the world

Incline, edited by CSS Director Dr David Capie and Professor Robert Ayson, is an independent website which publishes analysis and commentary on issues and trends that impact New Zealand's international relations.

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Centre for Strategic Studies hosts Strategic Defence Policy Statement launch

The Centre for Strategic Studies (CSS) recently hosted the launch of the New Zealand Government’s 2018 Strategic Defence Policy Statement.

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