UNDERSTANDING THE PRIVATE SECURITY SECTOR: HOW DATA CAN INFORM AND PROFESSIONALIZE THE INDUSTRY

In the 13th episode of ICoCA’s Podcast series ‘Future Security Trends: Implications for Human Rights’ we talk to Simon Pears, Chair of the International Professional Security Association (IPSA). Simon is implementing a plan that could potentially provide IPSA with key data about the treatment of frontline security personnel around the world. So why is this important, and if successful, how might this data inform policy and practice related to the private security sector and human rights across different jurisdictions?