The new division will develop societal security, along with emergency preparedness and safety and security measures, for the Armed Forces and the civil society. This includes both civil-military and cross-sectoral cooperation.
Through research-based knowledge the division will be a key contributor to the development of the comprehensive defence and of societal security. The division will provide knowledge-based advice to national authorities and actors throughout the crisis spectrum both within and outside the defence sector.
The division will contribute to clarifying and utilising the FFI competence in the area of societal security and preparedness to the benefit for the defence sector and the civil society.