Category Archives: Control

White House Unveils Contracting, Security Assistance Transparency Commitments Under 3rd Open Govt Action Plan Jane Edwards

White House Unveils Contracting, Security Assistance Transparency Commitments Under 3rd Open Govt Action Plan Jane Edwards September 23, 2016 Civilian Agencies, Latest News 177 Views The White House has announced seven new initiatives as part of the Third Open Government … Continue reading

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Review of Afghanistan’s High Office of Oversight

Review of Afghanistan’s High Office of Oversight Today, SIGAR’s Office of Special Projects released a report on Afghanistan’s High Office of Oversight. The report notes: — Persistence of high levels of corruption in Afghanistan has raised concerns regarding the extent … Continue reading

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Surveillance of the Surveillers: Regulation of the Private Security Industry in South Africa and Kenya

Surveillance of the Surveillers   Regulation of the Private Security Industry in South Africa and Kenya

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Comrades in arms: using the Uniform Code of Military Justice and the Military Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act to prosecute civilian-contractor misconduct

Comrades in arms: using the Uniform Code of Military Justice and the Military Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act to prosecute civilian-contractor misconduct

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Outsourcing and the Contracting of Responsibility

Outsourcing and the Contracting of Responsibility

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NGOs and the price of governance: the trade-offs between regulating and criticizing private military and security companies

NGOs and the price of governance  the trade-offs between regulating and criticizing private military and security companies

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Nauru files show Wilson Security staff regularly downgraded reports of abuse

Nauru files show Wilson Security staff regularly downgraded reports of abuse Leaked documents show security contractor breached guidelines on how seriously to rate incidents of violence and self-harm • Guard ‘grabbed boy by throat and banged head against ground • … Continue reading

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Defense Infrastructure: Actions Needed to Enhance Oversight of Construction Projects Supporting Military Contingency Operations

Defense Infrastructure: Actions Needed to Enhance Oversight of Construction Projects Supporting Military Contingency Operations

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Is It Ethical for States to Prevent Their Citizens from Working as TCN Military and Security Contractors?

Is It Ethical for States to Prevent Their Citizens from Working as TCN Military and Security Contractors?  

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The politics of whitelisting: Regulatory work and topologies in commercial security

The politics of whitelisting: Regulatory work and topologies in commercial security

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