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CABSEC/SAMSEC Event Guide

CABSEC/SAMSEC Event Guide

Hosted by the Barbados Defence Force, this year's CABSEC / SAMSEC programme is focused on promoting regional cooperation and countering transnational threats. The conference is attended by senior defence leaders from across the region as well as others involved in Caribbean and South American security.

Key Themes Include: 

  • Combating transnational organised criminal networks
  • Strengthening inter-institutional coordination for the exchange of information
  • Ensuring the security of the maritime domain and EEZ is safeguarded for economic purposes
  • Facilitating regional and hemispheric security cooperation
  • Sharing lessons relating to the interdiction of narcotics flowing through the region
  • National and collective approaches to security challenges
  • Enhancing regional training, capacity building and security cooperation
  • Sharing lessons in procurement and modernization