Sunday, October 21, 2018

Friday's Miscellany 10-19-2018

38 North

Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU)


Al Jazeera Center for Studies

American Enterprise Institute

Amnesty International

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

Baker Institute for Public Policy 

Barcelona Centre for International Affairs (CIDOB)

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA)

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

Bonn International Center for Conversion (BICC)



Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

CATO Institute
·         Immigration and Redistribution

Center for Global Development

Center for Security Studies (CSS)
·         CSS Policy Perspectives v. 6/7, October 2018
o    When Terrorism and Organized Crime Meet

Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS)
·         Rebuilding Strategic Thinking

Center on Global Energy Policy

Centre for Economics and Foreign Policy Studies

Centre for European Reform (CER)

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Chatham House

Clingendael - Netherlands Institute of International Relations

Congress. House. Homeland Security Committee
·         Terror Threat Snapshot - October 2018  

Congress. Senate. Commerce, Science, & Transportation Committee

Congress. Senate. Energy & Natural Resources Committee
·         Blackstart hearing

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Council on Foreign Relations

Customs and Border Patrol (CBP)

Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)

Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

Department of the Army
·         ATP 3-13.1 The Conduct of Information Operations, October 4, 2018

East West Center

Economic Research Forum (ERF) 

Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)

European Policy Centre (EPC)

Financial Action Task Force (FATF)
·         Consolidated Assessment Ratings
·         The FATF Recommendations

Finnish Institute of International Affairs

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

French Institute of International Relations (Institut Français des Relations Internationales)

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

German Institute for International and Security Affairs (GIISA)

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Global Public Policy Institute (GPPI)

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         GAO-19-71 Document Services: DOD Should Take Actions to Achieve Further Efficiencies
·         GAO-19-116 Afghanistan Security: Some Improvements Reported in Afghan Forces' Capabilities, but Actions Needed to Enhance DOD Oversight of U.S.-Purchased Equipment
·         GAO-19-120T Air Force Readiness: Actions Needed to Rebuild Readiness and Prepare for the Future [testimony]
·         GAO-19-128 Weapon Systems Cybersecurity: DOD Just Beginning to Grapple with Scale of Vulnerabilities
·         GAO-19-147T Coast Guard Acquisitions: Lessons Learned to Inform Coast Guard and NOAA Shipbuilding Efforts [testimony]

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology (ICIT)

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)
·         Africa Watch, v. 21, October 18, 2018
o    African Debt: A Growing Problem?
o    Smoking in Africa: The Final Frontier

Institute for National Strategic Studies (INSS)

Institute for Policy Analysis of Conflict (IPAC)

Institute for Security Studies
·         Peace and Security Council Report No 107

Institute for the Study of War (ISW)

Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

Intelligence National Security Alliance

International Centre for Counter-Terrorism

International Crisis Group

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Italian Institute for International Political Studies

Martens Centre for European Studies

Migration Policy Institute (MPI)

Mitchell Institute

National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces
·         Canadian Military Journal, 2018, v. 18, no. 4
o    Military Planning, Canada’s Strategic Interests and the Maritime Domain
o    War Never Changes: An Alternative Practical Model of War
o    Non-Commissioned Members as Transformational Leaders: Socialization of a Corps
o    Invasive Augmentation Technology in Canadian Defence Policy
o    November 11th in Canada (From 1919 to the Present): The History of a Commemoration
o    “Making Sausage”: RCAF Doctrine 2005-2016
o    Explaining Cultural Difference between Professional Organizations: A Sports Analogy to Start Further Discussion
o    Projecting Human Rights: A Modern Take on Uniformity
o    The Canadian Armed Forces and Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR)

National Institute for Defense Studies (NIDS)

National Security Archive

National Security Institute (NSI)

NATO Cooperative Cyber Defense Centre of Excellence

Pew Research Center Global Attitudes & Trends

Pew Research Center Journalism & Media

Pew Research Center U.S. Politics & Policy

Polish Institute of International Affairs

Privacy & Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB)

Program on Extremism, George Washington University


Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)
·         2018 UK PONI Papers [UK Project on Nuclear Issues (UK PONI) Annual Conference]

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

Small Wars Journal 

South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)

Spearhead Research

Stanley Foundation

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)

Strategic Studies Institute

Texas Military Preparedness Commission

Transparency International

Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

Treasury Department Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN)

Treasury Department Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC)

US Chamber of Commerce

US-China Economic and Security Review Commission

US Institute of Peace (USIP)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
·         Syria’s War is Not Over

Wilson Center

World Economic Forum

World Peace Foundation