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Pakistan Security Research Unit


PSRU provides a range of consultancy services for commercial, financial, governmental, law-enforcement, military, non-governmental and private security clients.

Advice & Services

  • Bespoke briefings, papers, and reports about aspects of security relating to Pakistan
  • Risk assessment analysis
  • Position papers
  • Lecture, seminar and workshop presentations to inform a client's analysis, research, and policy-formulation
  • Half and full day conference events
  • Policy advice
  • Commissioned research

Recent Work

The list of those the PSRU has worked with in recent years includes:

  • The UK government, the government or government agencies of the USA, India, Belgium, France, the Netherlands, and Canada;
  • International organizations, including NATO, the EU, and the UNHCR;
  • NGOs, such as the EISF, MSF, and Oxfam;
  • Private sector/commercial organizations in the USA, UK, and France;
  • Law enforcement organizations in the USA and UK;
  • Legal organizations in the USA, UK, and Canada;
  • Media organizations in the UK, USA, Australia, Austria, Canada, France, Germany, India, and Pakistan.

This work has included:

  • Report about the implications of security developments in Pakistan for the radicalization of individuals of Pakistani origin in the UK;
  • Briefings about the 2013 elections in Pakistan and the regional implications;
  • Country and security orientations for organizations working in Pakistan, or elsewhere in South and South-West Asia;
  • Asylum-related background/situational reports;
  • Policy advice relating to the sensitive policing of Muslim communities of South Asian origin;
  • Security foresight and trend analysis for Pakistan/South Asia;
  • Risk analysis for companies working in Pakistan;
  • Interviews and documentary work.

Please contact us to discuss how PSRU can support your organization.

Contact Us


Tel: +44 0191 33 45687


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