Sunday, September 27, 2015

Friday's Miscellany 09-25-2015

 38 North

Action on Armed Violence/UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)

Al Jazeera Center for Studies

Amnesty International

Asan Institute for Policy Studies

Atlantic Council

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

Baker Institute for Public Policy

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

Brennan Center for Justice


Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
·        Russian Ideology After Crimea 

Center for Climate and Energy Solutions
o   Infographic 

Center for European Analysis (CEPA)

Center for Excellence in Disaster Management & Humanitarian Assistance (CFE-DMHA)
·        Liaison, 2015, v. 7,no. 2 
o   The HuMOCC:  Typhoon Haiyan, Cyclone Pam and Nepal Earthquake: Observations and Lessons Identified in Humanitarian-Military-Police Coordination and the Use of Foreign Military Asset
o   The Use and Coordination of Civil-Military and Defense Assets in Nepal
o   Early Considerations on Civil-Military Responses to Emerging Diseases: Ebola
o   Civil-Military Team Building
o   Interview with Josef Reiterer

Center for Global Development

Center for Security Studies (CSS)
·        Russian Analytical Digest, No. 172: Russian Arctic Sustainability 

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·        Keeping the Technological Edge 
·        PacNet #62 -- China's Preferred World Order: What Does China Want? 

Centre for Economics and Foreign Policy Studies

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Chatham House

Clingendael - Netherlands Institute of International Relations

College of Europe

Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS)

Congress. House. Foreign Affairs Committee

Congress. House. Oversight & Governmental Reform Committee
·        The State of the Cloud 

Congress. Senate. Armed Services Committee

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee

Congressional Budget Office

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
·        A China-Vietnam Military Clash 
·        Europe's Migration Crisis 
·        Sustainable Development Goals 

Department of Defense (DOD)
·        Lean In Circles Fact Sheet 

Department of State
·        The Threat of Nuclear Terrorism 

East-West Center

Egmont Institute Royal Institute for International Relations

Energy Information Administration (EIA)
·        Mexico Country Analysis Brief - September2015 

EU Institute for Security Studies

European Parliament
·        EU Rural Development Policy 

European Policy Centre (EPC)

European Strategic Intelligence and Security Center

European Union Agency for Network AND Information Security (ENISA)
·        Cyber Europe 2014 (CE2014) 

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)


Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces

German Development Institute

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·        Biosurveillance: Challenges and Options for the National Biosurveillance Integration Center. GAO-15-793 
·        Defense Cybersecurity: Opportunities Exist for DOD to Share Cybersecurity Resources with Small Businesses. GAO-15-777 
·        Department of Defense's Waiver of Competitive Prototyping Requirement for the Air Force's F-15 Eagle Passive/Active Warning and Survivability System (EPAWSS) Program. GAO-15-800R 
·        Foreign Aid:  U.S. Assistance for the West Bank and Gaza for Fiscal Years 2012-2014. GAO-15-823 
·        International Food Assistance: Cargo Preference Increases Food Aid Shipping Costs, and Benefits Are Unclear. GAO-15-666 
·        Nuclear Nonproliferation: DOE Made Progress to Secure Vulnerable Nuclear Materials Worldwide, but Opportunities Exist to Improve Its Efforts. GAO-15-799 

Heritage Foundation

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)
·        Africa Watch, September 23,2015 
o   Kenyan Government Struggles with Response to Extremist Threat
o   Election-Related Tensions Cause for Concern in West Africa

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)

Institute for Science and International Security
·        IAEA Visit to the Parchin Site 

Institute for the Study of War
·        Iraq Situation Report: September 22 - 25, 2015 
·        Ukraine Crisis Update: September 23, 2015 

Institute of Development Studies

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

Instituto Affari Internazionali (IAI)

International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation  and Political Violence (ICSR)

International Crisis Group

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Joint Special Operations University

Korea Institute for National Unification

Mercatus Center

Migration Policy Institute

National Academies Press

National Defense University Press

Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainability

New America Open Technology Institute

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Pew Research Center Global Attitudes & Trends

Political Economy Research Institute (PERI)

Project on Middle East Political Science (POMEPS)


Royal Danish Defense College (Forsvarsakademiet)

Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)

Small Wars Journal
·        Deconstructing ISIS 

Stanley Foundation

Stimson Center

Strategic Studies Institute (SSI)


UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR)

US Institute of Peace (USIP)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
·        The Escalating Northern Front in Yemen 
·        Netanyahu Goes to Moscow 

White House
·        FACT SHEET: U.S.-China Economic Relations 
·        FACT SHEET: U.S. Global Development Policy and Agenda 2030 

Wilson Center

World Bank