Monday, January 29, 2018

Friday's Miscellany 01-26-2018

38 North

Al Jazeera Center for Studies

Amnesty International

Asia Foundation

Baker Institute for Public Policy

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

Berkeley Law

Beyond the Parallel



Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

CATO Institute

Center for a New American Security (CNAS)

Center for Global Development

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         Issues & Insights, v.. 18, WP 1—The Lancang-Mekong Cooperation Mechanism (LMCM) and its Implications for the Mekong Sub-region
·         PacNet #9 - Strengthening the Nuclear Test Ban in Southeast Asia

Center for the Study of Weapons of Mass Destruction

Center on Global Energy Policy

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Clingendael  - Netherlands Institute of International Relations

Combating Terrorism Center
·         CTC Sentinel, January  2018, v. 11, no. 1
o    The Inside Story of the August 2017 Attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils
o    The Evolution of Shi`a Insurgency in Bahrain
o    Red on Red: Analyzing Afghanistan’s Intra-Insurgency Violence
o    The Potential Jihadi Windfall from the Militarization of Tunisia’s Border Region with Libya

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Department of Homeland Security 

Department of State

Department of Transportation’s Office of the Inspector General

European Policy Centre (EPC)

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA)

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

German Council on Foreign Relations (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Auswärtige Politik e. V.)

German Development Institute

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Hedayah International Center of Excellence for Countering Violent Extremism

Heritage Foundation
·         Federal Cyber Breaches in 2017

Hoover Institution
·         China Leadership Monitor, Winter 2018, no. 55  
o    The 19th Party Congress: Ringing in Xi Jinping’s New Age
o    Chinese Views of Foreign Policy in the 19th Party Congress
o    The Cult of Xi and the Rise of the CMC Chairman Responsibility System
o    Economic Policy in the Aftermath of the 19th Party Congress
o    Party All the Time: Governance and Society in the New Era
o    The 19th Central Committee Politburo

Hoover Institution

Households in Conflict Network

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)
·         Africa Watch, January 25, 2018  
o    Zimbabwe: New President Faces Challenges of Power
o    An Emerging Extremist Threat in Mozambique?

Institute for Security & Development Policy (ISDP)

Institute for Security Studies

Institute for the Study of War (ISW)
·         Syria Situation Report: January 10 - 24, 2018

Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Crisis Group

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Jamestown Foundation
·         Terrorism Monitor, January 26, 2017, v. 16, no. 2
o    Islamic State Gains Ground in Afghanistan as Its Caliphate Crumbles Elsewhere
o    Can Airstrikes Alone Tackle  Islamic State in Libya?
o    Guns for Hire: How al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula Is Securing Its Future in Yemen

Joint Special Operations University (JSOU)


Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD)

Lowy Institute for International Relations

National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START)

National Security Archive

NATO Defense College

NATO Strategic Communications Centre of Excellence

New America Foundation

Observer Research Foundation

Office of the Director, Operational Test and Evaluation
·         2017 Annual Report

Peacekeeping Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI)
·         SOLLIMS Sampler,  2018, v. 9, no. 1
o    Monitoring & Evaluation for Peace and Stability
o    Information Management Systems for Monitoring Disarmament, Demobilization, and Reintegration
o    Civil Information Management for the U.S. Government’s Syria Transition Assistance Response Team
o    Remote Field Monitoring, Evaluation, and Research in Countering Violent Extremism Environments – Syria 2017
o    Safety of Field Monitors in Insecure Environments
o    “Success Reporting” by Female Engagement Teams in Afghanistan
o    Lessons from the Use of the MPICE Metrics Framework in the Haiti Stabilization Initiative
o    Evaluating the Impact of Economic Development on Stability
o    Internal Reviews:  Creating Space for Organizational Reflection
o    Collaboration via the Design, Monitoring & Evaluation for Peace Platform

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Pew Research Center U.S. Politics & Policy

Policy Exchange

Polish Institute of International Affairs

PONARS Eurasia



SITE Intelligence Group

Small Arms Survey

Small Wars Journal
·         Criminal Insurgency in Brazil

Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR)
·         SIGAR-17-47-IP Child Sexual Assault in Afghanistan: Implementation of the Leahy Laws and Reports of Assault by Afghan Security Forces [redacted]

Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse  (TRAC)

Trend Micro

Triangle Center on Terrorism and Homeland Security

United Kingdom Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation
·         The Terrorism Acts in 2016

UN Peacekeeping

Union of Concerned Scientists

US  Institute of Peace (USIP)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

World Bank

World Economic Forum