The OSCE


The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) is the world’s largest regional security organization. It is a forum for political negotiations and decision-making in the fields of:


  • Early warning

  • Conflict prevention

  • Crisis management

  • Post-conflict rehabilitation


This chapter provides a brief overview of the OSCE’s participating States and operations. For more information about the OSCE, please refer to the OSCE website.