INFORMATION

Site Map - International

Africa's Report Card

- Governance in Africa is terrible, but it’s improving slowly. Even small improvements can drive investment and create jobs, according to a World Bank study.

China Comes Clean on Disease

- China is increasingly reporting and tracking diseases and divulging public health data, says the WHO

Private Security Contractors Kill 2 Iraqi Women

- An Australian private security firm is under fire for the latest deadly shooting incident involving private security contractors in Iraq.

Al Qaeda Affiliate Leader Killed in Algeria

- Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb's second-in-command was killed in a firefight with Algerian troops.

Turkish Military Grows Restless

- U.S. Official warns of possible coup in Turkey

Numbers

- 600 In billions of dollars, the estimated annual global trade in illegitimate (counterfeited and pirated) goods, according to Interpol and the World Customs Organization. That’s up from $5.5 billion in 1982.

The Islamic Extremism Evaluated

- The rise of Islamic extremism is examined in a new  GAO report

High and Dry

- ARMA International's Web site lists resources that will help businesses protect and recover their critical business records in case of floods.

Islamic Extremism

- The rise of Islamic extremism is evaluated in this report.

Saudi Sheik Says No to Jihad in Iraq

- The cleric says Saudi youth used as tools in "heinous acts."

Middle East, Asia Drive Up Terrorism

- A look at trends in terrorist targets, methods, and research.

Pandemic Resources for Business

- Thwarting spy cameras, security for competitive advantage, pandemic resources, female suicide bombers, and laptop lessons

Detecting Early Sign of Trouble

- In a world of increasing threats and less time to react, forward-looking threat assessments are more important than ever.
 




Beyond Print

SM Online

See all the latest links and resources that supplement the current issue of Security Management magazine.