OSDIFE (Observatory on security and defense CBRNe) is the only Italian organization that aims to develop and disseminate knowledge related to security, defense, intelligence and territorial risk with particular attention to natural, accidental or intentional spread of chemical, biological substances, radiological nuclear and explosive materials. It has been recognized as a National Research Institute by the Directorate General for the Coordination and Development of Research of the Italian Ministry of University, Education and Research (MIUR). Osdife has also specific agreements and partnerships with a large number of organizations, at national and global level, and it’s strongly engaged in high-level activities in the field of research, education and training.