Introduction to the OSCE

This document is designed to introduce you to the Organization for Security Co-operation in Europe (OSCE). The document will help answer the following questions:

  • What is the OSCE?
  • What does the OSCE consist of?
  • How was the OSCE formed?
  • How does the OSCE compare to other organizations?

This course is designed for people who will be working for the OSCE. It will also be useful to those interested in what the organization does and its contributions to regional security.