Sico van der Meer

Research Fellow


  • Security and Defence
  • Cyber Security
  • CBRN

Sico van der Meer is a Research Fellow at the Clingendael Institute. His research is focussing on non-conventional weapons like Weapons of Mass Destruction and cyber weapons from a strategic policy perspective. He also has a special interest in North Korea and relations between North and South Korea.

He graduated from the Radboud University Nijmegen in 1999 with a Master’s in History. Before joining the Clingendael Institute, he worked as a journalist and as a Fellow of a think tank on civil-military relations. In 2016 he was seconded to the Taskforce International Cyber Policies of the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 

My work



Security and Defence

Hybrid Conflict: The Roles of Russia, North Korea and China

16 May 2018 - 12:03
Security and Defence

Reducing the risk of nuclear weapons use: 11 policy options

18 April 2018 - 11:55
Security and Defence

Why North Korea will never give up its nuclear weapons

20 March 2018 - 11:43
Security and Defence

Trump's Nuclear Posture Review

06 February 2018 - 15:48
Strategic Foresight

Spillover in the multi-order

31 January 2018 - 13:55
Strategic Foresight

Clingendael Radar - CBRN

20 December 2017 - 13:15
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Security and Defence

The future of cyber warfare

03 April 2018 - 11:26
Security and Defence

North Korean Nuclear Weapons: Starting Point of a 3rd World War?

18 December 2017 - 13:04
Security and Defence

Chemical Weapons Challenges Ahead: Past and Future of the OPCW

15 November 2017 - 10:39
Security and Defence

Trump and the Iran Deal

20 October 2017 - 12:38
Security and Defence

The great debate on cyberwarfare

26 September 2017 - 12:58
Security and Defence

Challenges in nuclear arms control: The NPT at risk?

27 March 2017 - 15:37
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