We are pleased to announce that on 23rd May, Warsaw Institute for Strategic Initiatives organised a workshop concerning determinants and the equipment for Territorial Defence Forces as a part of the second edition of the Programme for Development of Polish Defense Capabilities.
The following workshop, which was moderated by Andrzej Wilk (Senior Fellow, Analytical Division, Centre for Eastern Studies), consisted of two separate panels concerning such issues as the determinants and the equipment for the Polish Territorial Defence Forces. During the meeting introduction speeches were given by Col. Wojciech Czura (Deputy Director, Bureau for the Territorial Defence Force Establishment) and Anna Maria Siarkowska (Chairman, Permanent Subcommittee on Social Issues within the Army of the Sejm). The workshop gathered representatives of the Polish Army, arms industry, journalist and independent experts. Detailed conclusions of the workshop will be presented by WISI in a summative preliminary report.
Programme for Development of Polish Defence Capabilities has been granted honorary patronage by the Minister of National Defence and the Ministry of Digital Affairs as well as media patronage of Nowa Technika Wojskowa journal. The main aim of the project is to select and highlight the priorities and recommendations essential for the development of the Polish Armed Forces.