Daily Archives: February 12, 2016

The Case for Private Contractors in Northern Nigeria

[Translate] The Case for Private Contractors in Northern Nigeria by David Pfotenhauer | Jan 27, 2016 | Featured, North Africa | 1 Comment The unsubstantiated rumours of the private security company STTEP (Specialised Tasks, Training, Equipment and Protection International) being … Continue reading

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Capacity Gained—Accountability Lost? Establishing a Better Political and Regulatory Framework:

[Translate] Capacity Gained—Accountability Lost? Establishing a Better Political and Regulatory Framework:

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Private military and security companies: A call for better regulation

[Translate] 11 February 2016 · Transparency International Germany Private military and security companies: A call for better regulation This year the anti-corruption organization Transparency International will be attending the Munich Security Conference to call for better regulation of private military … Continue reading

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Senate Advances Plan to Expand Whistleblower Protections Among Subcontractor Employees

[Translate] Senate Advances Plan to Expand Whistleblower Protections Among Subcontractor Employees By Charles S. Clark 2:15 PM ET Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., sponsored the measure. Flickr user Senator Claire McCaskill A key Senate panel on Wednesday approved a bill to extend whistleblower … Continue reading

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