HCSS undertakes strategic research and multidisciplinary analyses, conducting its activities independently and in collaboration with its large network of affiliated experts. Our products range from fully-fledged reports, issue briefs and quick topic reports to media commentaries. The fields we cover include strategic surveys, innovation policy recommendations, trend and scenario analyses, risk assessments, geopolitical and regional security analyses, conflict analyses, operational evaluations and identification of lessons learned. HCSS also provides a platform for the exchange of ideas and the development of new concepts and strategic insights. HCSS organizes and hosts seminars, roundtables and lectures on contemporary issues as well as contributes to the development of curricula for higher education and teaching.
GeoRisQ Monitor provides big picture overviews of trends, risks and opportunities across different fields to decision makers, analysts and everyone taking a vivid interest in the 'state of the world'. It offers data-based visualizations of global developments on a country-by-country basis in an interactive world map. Bi-monthly, GeoRisQ Monitor publishes a publicly accessible Monitor on a topic of strategic importance accompanied by a strategic briefing of one of the HCSS experts. Go to GeoRisQ Monitor.
We seek to anticipate the challenges of the future with practical policy solutions and advice.
The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies helps the private sector, non-governmental organizations and governments to understand the fast-changing environment and seeks to anticipate the challenges of the future with practical policy solutions and advice.
State-of-the-art Strategy Support.
Meta-Foresight is a state-of-the-art technique, pioneered by The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies (HCSS), which aims at identifying emerging strategic issues in a complex and uncertain world.
Geopolitical Analysis for the Private Sector (GAPS).
The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies (HCSS) offers a unique expertise in understanding the dynamics of (future) crisis, making forecasts more credible than traditional methods. Bespoke and specific tools are being developed on an on-going basis to service our clients with optimal advice.