Capacity Building

Identifies local needs to design and implement culturally-relevant and sustainable capacity building and policy solutions within an ever-changing global security landscape.
A training provider of internationally-accredited programs across the CBRN field.
Develops and adopts innovative approaches to training and engaging, gamified methods suitable for adult learning environments.

Recognizing that capacity building is a crucial driver of development, MESIS offers training to a wide range of stakeholders from government and civil society, and works to link experts across the region and globally to exchange insights into best practices and discuss solutions to common challenges. CBRN risk mitigation efforts usually require substantial investments in sophisticated equipment and systems. However, the human element remains a crucial determinant of performance.

In the age of the global network, governments, companies, civil society, social networks, and non-state actors are all part of the global security landscape. MESIS adopts a networked strategy to security that
promotes a whole-of-society approach to addressing CRBN risks in an interconnected world. MESIS believes that fostering a culture of security is a shared responsibility, which requires security and non-security communities and institutions to play a collaborative role.



Key capabilities include:

  • Curriculum development
  • Redevelopment of material into Arabic
  • Network of regional and international experts
  • Travel and logistics support
  • Training and workshop implementation
  • Access to training simulation sites and accredited labs
  • Tabletop exercise development and delivery
  • Field exercise development and delivery