During the plenary meetings of the Montreux Document Forum, experts from International Organisations, Goverments, Civil Society or the private sector are invited to share their knowledge. Find the latest presentations here:

2019 MDF plenary meeting:

  • Senior Lecturer and Associate Professor in International Politics, University of Liverpool, on the Contemporary Use of PMSCs in Armed Conflicts – Market for Force, Trends, and Conflict Dynamics. Download Presentation
  • Consultant for international agencies, governments, and industry: Replacing public security by private security? The impact and sustainability of the use of PMSCs in the maritime sector. Download Presentation
  • Managing Director, MNG Maritime Ltd: The interaction between shipmaster, crew and private security guards on board: A practical point of view. Download presentation

2018 MDF plenary meeting:

  • United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) on Key tools of UNODC to promote international cooperation in criminal matters, including mutual legal assistance: General considerations and relevance to operations of PMSCs. Download Presentation
  • Federal Department of Foreign Affairs of Switzerland on Voluntary Principles on Security & Human Rights. Download Presentation
  • ICoCA Executive Director on the International Code of Conduct Association. Download Presentation
  • Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Worship of Costa Rica on the Relevance of the Montreux Document for Latin America and the Caribbean: Reflections from the Costa Rican Experience. Download Presentation
  • New Nigeria Foundaion on the Private Security Governance Observatory: Promoting good private security governance in Africa. Download Presentation