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

National Risk Profile 2016

28 September 2017 - 14:20
Security and Defence

Towards a Successful Non-Proliferation Treaty 2020 Conference

28 September 2017 - 09:18
Security and Defence

EU Cyber Diplomacy requires more commitment

01 August 2017 - 19:25
Strategic Foresight

Clingendael Strategic Monitor 2017: Multi-Order

27 June 2017 - 18:06
Security and Defence

EU creates a diplomatic toolbox to deter cyberattacks

20 June 2017 - 10:26
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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