Review: Critical Choices – The United Nations, Networks, and the Future of Global Goverance

Wolfgang H. Reinicke (Editor), Francis Deng (Editor), Jan Martin Witte (Editor), Thorsten Benner (Editor), Beth Whitaker (Editor), John Gershman (Editor) 5.0 out of 5 stars Global Hybrid Network Governance Primer for UN+, July 21, 2011 By  Robert D. Steele (Oakton, VA United States) – See all my reviews Last week I reviewed the first book …

Search: dr walterdorn intelligence united nations

Simplicity matters.  It also helps to not run on the name.  Generally everything on this site bears on intelligence so that is a useless search term in this special context. Search 1:  Walter Dorn (16 Posts) Search 2:  United Nations intelligence (over 100 hits most not directly related) Search 3:  United Nations (over 100 hits …

UK Professors Want United Nations to Prep for Aliens

Earth must prepare for close encounter with aliens, say scientists UN should co-ordinate plans for dealing with extraterrestrials – and we can’t guarantee that aliens will be friendly Alok Jha, Alien Correspondent Guardian UK, Monday 10 January 2011 Aliens visiting Earth will be just like humans, scientist claims First contact: The man who’ll welcome aliens …

Review: Flawed Diplomacy–The United Nations & the War on Terrorism

Victor C. Comras Not for the General Reader, VERY Focused on Bureaucracy December 1, 2010 The price is excellent. You cannot get a better deal than $20 for a book of this substance. HOWEVER, this is not a book for the general reader. It would be excellent as a paperback for a senior or graduate …

Reference (2): United Nations Intelligence in Haiti

MajGen Eduardo ALDUNATE Herman, Chilean Army (Ret), served as the Deputy Force Commander of the United Nations Force in Haiti (MINUSTAH) in the earliest rounds, and was instrumental in both sponsoring the Joint Military Intelligence Analysis Center (JMAC) concept in its first modern field implementation, but also in evaluating most critically both the lack of …

Journal: Afghanistan, the United Nations

UN Security Council Report of the Secretary-General on Afghanistan S/2010/10/318     16 June 2010 Overall, the number of security incidents increased significantly, compared to previous years and contrary to seasonal trends.  [II 18, p. 4] The three political priorities include support for elections, reconciliation and reintegration, and regional cooperation; the fourth priority is aid coherence. [III …

Journal: United Nations and Information-Sharing

UPDATED 2014-01-29 to add the following new links: 2012 Robert Steele: Practical Reflections on UN Intelligence + UN RECAP References: NATO Transformation Process Documents — and Gaps + Peace from Above RECAP Search: phd topics on the role of intelligence in peace support operation + Peacekeeping RECAP United Nations @ Phi Beta Iota Phi Beta …

Journal: Three United Nations (UN) Memes Emergent

Meme 1:  Separate Agency Budget Intelligence (SABI). The  United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)  may be within a year of a huge management advance, understanding, with decision-support, the relative return on investment (ROI) of its investments in relation to the ten high-level threats, many of which it is uniquely positioned to address.  Understanding …

Journal: United Nations–Death to Pets, Cows & Sheep

NEWSWIRE: United Nations (New York). The Secretary General of the United Nations today called for the death of all pets, but especially dogs and cats.  He also called for a 20% reduction in all livestock grown for consumption for each year until all humans adopted a vegetarian diet, citing Francis Lappe Moore’s book Diet for …

Search: United Nations Intelligence Training

INTELLIGENCE is DECISION-SUPPORT.  The process of intelligence is separate from whether the sources and methods are secret or not.  There is nothing secret, unethical, or illegal about the process of intelligence as decision-support. Original “Class Before One” (2010 Class 001 in Planning) 2007 United Nations “Class Before One” Infomation-Sharing and Analytics Orientation Other references:

Review: Global Warming False Alarm–The Bad Science Behind the United Nations’ Assertion that Man-made CO2 Causes Global Warming

Righteous Good SLAM of IPCC Fraud & Intimidation November 26, 2009 Ralph B. Alexander I read a lot, and I confess to have been among those who “bought in” to the celebrity alarmism of Al Gore, but I never displaced the totality of the threats to Earth for an obsessive focus on carbon emissions. Among …

Journal: United Nations a “Dumb” Elite Organization

UN food summit ends with ‘crumbs’ in hunger fight By FRANCES D’EMILIO (AP) – 1 hour ago ROME — The head of a U.N. food agency expressed regret Wednesday that an anti-hunger summit failed to result in precise promises of funding, and critics said the meeting had only thrown crumbs to the world’s 1 billion …

Reference: United Nations Terrorism Desirata

Recommended by Researcher Berto Jongman. 2009-11-15 UN Overview of Terrorism Research Desirata Gestation 2009-11-15 UN List of Terrorism Research Priorities Phi Beta Iota: Researcher Berto Jongman is a disciple and most respectful student of the work of Alex Schmid and more recently, the Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) practices of Researcher Arno Reuser, who leads one …