General research resources on European internal security issues

AG Friedensforschung:

German research group, which covers internal security alongside wider peace and security studies

Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance (ACELG):

ACELG seeks to proactively contribute to the academic and policy debate on the evolution of legal and governance processes in Europe. Its focus is on mapping and understanding of, as well as critically reflecting upon, the constitutional (political, legal, and economic) evolution that has taken place, or is taking place, in the European Union.

Centre d'Études sur les Conflits, Liberté et Sécurité:

CCLS is a space which encourages intellectual confrontation across disciplinary lines, namely between political scientists, international lawyers, sociologists, anthropologists, lawyers, philosophers, historians and geographers. Our research interests include social transformations and the manner in which insecurities and fears are constructed, as well as security management practices.

Centre for European Policy Studies:

Founded in Brussels in 1983, the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) is among the most experienced and authoritative think tanks operating in the European Union today. Alongside economic affairs, it has a strong profile in EU Justice and Home Affairs. 

Centre for European Reform:

The Centre for European Reform is a think-tank devoted to making the European Union work better and strengthening its role in the world. The CER is pro-European but not uncritical. It features regular research on EU JHA cooperation.

The Centre for European Reform is a think-tank devoted to making the European Union work better and strengthening its role in the world. The CER is pro-European but not uncritical. - See more at: http://www.cer.org.uk/about#sthash.tnQLNp0g.dpuf
The Centre for European Reform is a think-tank devoted to making the European Union work better and strengthening its role in the world. The CER is pro-European but not uncritical. - See more at: http://www.cer.org.uk/about#sthash.tnQLNp0g.dpuf
The Centre for European Reform is a think-tank devoted to making the European Union work better and strengthening its role in the world. The CER is pro-European but not uncritical. - See more at: http://www.cer.org.uk/about#sthash.tnQLNp0g.dpuf

Centre for European Security Studies:

The Centre for European Security Studies (CESS) is based in Groningen, the Netherlands. It seeks to support civil society in young democracies, but its sponsors are mostly government organisations.

European Human Rights Research Network:

The European Human Rights Research Network is a consortium of academic organisations (Institutes and Centres) that promote and conduct research in all areas pertaining to Human Rights. The network facilitates collaborative projects, provides exchange opportunities for students and academics, and hosts an annual conference to showcase current research projects as well as collaborative workshops, seminars and public events.

The Centre for European Reform is a think-tank devoted to making the European Union work better and strengthening its role in the world. The CER is pro-European but not uncritical. - See more at: http://www.cer.org.uk/about#sthash.tnQLNp0g.dpuf

European Policy Centre:

The European Policy Centre (EPC) is an independent, not-for-profit think tank dedicated to fostering European integration through analysis and debate, supporting and challenging European decision-makers at all levels to make informed decisions based on evidence and analysis, and providing a platform for engaging partners, stakeholders and citizens in EU policy-making and in the debate about the future of Europe.

European Societal Security Research Group:

The European Societal Security Research Group brings together an interdisciplinary group of scholars focused on the expanding security role of the European Union. It focuses specifically on crisis management and other areas of internal security policy that are beyond the ASFJ, but under the purvey of interior ministries, such as civil protection. The website also features the most extensive listing of EU technical networks for crisis management and internal security beyond border security and police cooperation.

European Union Studies Association:

The European Union Studies Association (EUSA) is the premier scholarly and professional association focusing on the European Union, featuring a special section on Justice and Home Affairs.

Interdisziplinärer Arbeitskreis Innere Sicherheit (AKIS):

German academic association focused on internal security studies in Germany and Europe. 

Jacques Delors Institute:

The Jacques Delors Institute is the European think tank founded by Jacques Delors in 1996 after the end of his presidency of the European Commission. Our aim is to produce analyses and proposals targeting European decision-makers and a wider audience, and to contribute to the debate on the European Union.

Kompetenznetzwerk für das Recht der zivilen Sicherheit in Europa (KORSE), Universität Freiburg:

KORSE is intended to become a German network with Europe-wide impact. It is meant to grow sustainably, involving partners from Germany and Europe, and to become a first address for legal issues related to European security research. This will aim at supporting German applicants in European security research.

Natolin European Centre:

Natolin European Centre is a research centre dealing with issues pertaining to European integration and Euro-Atlantic security.

Réseau Universitaire Européen dédié à l'étude du droit de l'Espace de liberté, sécurité et justice (ELSJ):

French academic network specialised in the EU Area of Freedom, Security and Justice.

http://www.securiteinterieure.fr/

A further  extensive French platform and blog on EU internal security.