The SBU Head Vasyl Hrytsak held a meeting with officials from NATO Liaison Office
and the EU Advisory Mission for Civilian Security Sector Reform.
During the meeting the parties agreed to establish a permanent
International Advisory Group for the SBU Reform, consisting of the EU Advisory Mission for Civilian Security
Sector Reform representatives, foreign advisers from the NATO Liaison Office in
Ukraine, employees from NATO Information and
Documentation Center in Ukraine, other international organizations and
leading foreign and national experts in this sector.
The main task is the expert support of the SBU reformation
process through consultations, which will help with improvement of legislation,
development of prospective model of the SBU taking into consideration best political
and legal practices of the EU and NATO member-states, as well as elaboration of
the reform implementation package.
This group will start its work with analysis of the
current legislature in the national security sector. In this context, the Security Service of
Ukraine would like express gratitude to the Geneva Center for the Democratic
Control of Armed Forces for preparation and publication of the English version
of laws, which regulate the activity in defense sector of Ukraine.