Revisiting the UK’s national security strategy: The National Security Capability Review and the Modernising Defence Programme Contents

Annex 2: Glossary

BFPG—British Foreign Policy Group

C4ISR—command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance

CDS—Chief of the Defence Staff

FCO—Foreign & Commonwealth Office

GDP—gross domestic product

IISS—International Institute for Strategic Studies

JF2025—Joint Force 2025

MoD—Ministry of Defence

MDP—Modernising Defence Programme

NAO—National Audit Office

NSC—National Security Council

NSCR—National Security Capability Review

NSRA—National Security Risk Assessment

NSS & SDSR—National Security Strategy and Strategic Defence and Security Review

NSSIG—National Security Strategy and Implementation Group

RUSI—Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies

SRO—Senior Responsible Official





Published: 21 July 2019