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



Strategic Foresight

Spillover in the multi-order

31 January 2018 - 13:55
Strategic Foresight

Clingendael Radar - CBRN

20 December 2017 - 13:15
Europe and its Neighbours

The EU and North Korea: sanctions alone are not enough

25 October 2017 - 11:38
Security and Defence

Chemical Weapons Challenges Ahead: Past and Future of the OPCW

23 October 2017 - 13:05
Strategic Foresight

National Risk Profile 2016

28 September 2017 - 14:20
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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
Security and Defence

Expert meeting ‘(Counter-)terrorism in the post-Arab Spring Context’

24 September 2015 - 22:54
Security and Defence

CBRN Centres of Excellence

17 April 2014 - 11:35