THE HYBRID THREATS RESEARCH CENTER IN HELSINKI
The Helsinki Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats (Hybrid CoE Helsinki) is an independent research network and an instrument of detente between Russia and the West. Currently, experts of the center represent Finland, Russia, Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics, Denmark, Estonia, Latvia, France, Germany, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, the UK and the USA. Participation in the Centre is open to all experts worldwide. The main focus of the center is to counteract on hybrid aggression of EU and NATO.
The Helsinki Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats (Hybrid CoE Helsinki) is an independent research center, registered by the Finnish patent and registration office on 23 December 2016 (Det europeiska oberoende hybridhots forskningcentret förening rf, register number 218.553). The organization is ideological and the purpose is to promote freedom of speech and expression and free media, investigate and research hybrid threats, and publish statements and research on the topic. To reach its goal, the Hybrid CoE Helsinki compiles publications, operates in the social media, develops international relations and finances research and investigations on the topic. The center may receive donations and own property, gather funds and also gain advertisers and donators.