Swedish Defence Research Agency (FOI)

SE-164 90 Stockholm

FOI is one of Europe’s leading research institutes in the defence and security area with around 950 employees. It is an assignment-­‐based agency under the Ministry of Defence. The core activities are research, method and technology development, as well as studies for defence, security and safety. The main customers are the Swedish Armed Forces, the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration and the Ministry of Defence. Other customers include EC, EDA, the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency, the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Swedish Environmental Protection Agency, SAAB, Volvo and Bofors. The Division of Defence Analysis works in areas such as security policy, crisis management, operations research, climate change and energy and environmental security.

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