Aims and scope
Security and Defence Quarterly is an international double-blind peer-reviewed open-access journal that is dedicated to advancing knowledge and understanding of theory, research and practice in the field of security and defence on a state, regional and global scale. The journal welcomes theoretical and research articles in emerging interdisciplinary and traditional security and defence fields.

The journal was established by the National Defence University (presently War Studies University) in order to promote international dissemination of knowledge through publication of scientific research carried out at the universities affiliated to the Central European Forum on Military Education (CEFME). Nowadays, Security and Defence Quarterly is based at National Defence Faculty, War Studies University, Warsaw, Poland. It is indexed in Index Copernicus International, POL-INDEX, BazTech, Baz Hum, DOAJ, ERIH+, CeON Repository (Repository of Centre for Open Science, an open-access repository for research output of Polish scholars. Each paper published in Security and Defence Quarterly is assigned a DOI® number, which appears beneath the author's affiliation in the published paper. We invite the submission of research papers, theoretical articles, reviews, case studies, and reports that are related to security and defence issues.

All articles are Open Access, which means they are freely available to the reader. Security and Defence Quarterly is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.

The journal does not impose any submission nor article-processing charges.

Authors are provided with free language correction by English native speakers.