Sico van der Meer

Research Fellow

Expertise

  • Security and Defence
  • Cyber Security
  • CBRN

Sico van der Meer is a Research Fellow at the Clingendael Institute. His research focusses on non-conventional weapons such as 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 for seven months.

At the Clingendael Institute he was involved in projects for clients such as OPCW, NATO, OSCE, Ministries of Foreign Affairs / Defense / Justice & Security / Economic Affairs (Netherlands), Foreign & Commonwealth Office (United Kingdom), PAX, Geneva Nuclear Disarmament Initiative, etc. He is a regular media commentator and is frequently lecturing for various audiences. 
 

My work

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Publications

Security and Defence

Chemical weapons treaty: Time for chemical industry to step up

19 October 2018 - 16:08
Security and Defence

The Chemical Weapons Convention 2018 Review Conference

08 October 2018 - 11:13
Strategic Foresight

Global Security Pulse: (Russian) political warfare

30 August 2018 - 13:55
Security and Defence

Chemical weapons in Syria

11 July 2018 - 14:26
Security and Defence

Reducing nuclear weapons risks

25 June 2018 - 16:38
Security and Defence

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

16 May 2018 - 12:03
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Events

Security and Defence

Kernwapens in de wereldpolitiek: terug van weggeweest?

06 February 2019 - 20:00
Security and Defence

Noord-Korea: Mixed messages?

10 October 2018 - 20:00
Security and Defence

Nederlandse inzet voor een kernwapenvrije wereld

26 September 2018 - 19:00
Security and Defence

Current developments on the Korean Peninsula

22 May 2018 - 09:00
Security and Defence

The future of cyber warfare

11 April 2018 - 08:30
Security and Defence

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

11 January 2018 - 17:00
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