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International and Foreign Governments: Subject areas

IGOs, NGOs, Foreign governments

Topics

Integrity and Corruption

Global Integrity - "information on corruption and governance"
- for countries around the world;
- features the "Global Integrity Report,": in-depth national assessments with 292 'Integrity Indicators'
         - analyzing openness, governance, and anti-corruption mechanisms

Transparency International NGO- "create change towards a world free of corruption"
- news, measurement tools, corruption barometer and bribe payers index, anicorruption resources, studies and research

Initiative on Conflict Resolution - country guides on ethnic conflicts
- in a few selected countries (University of Ulster & United Nations University)

World Public Opinion - polls
- taken around the world on current issues, organized by region and topic

Intelligence Community Legal Reference Book - significant legal references
- pertaining to the authority and guidance for the Intelligence Community
- legislation, Executive Orders, MOUs and more.

To Walk the Earth in Safety, 2008 ed.
- a report of the interagency U.S. Humanitarian Mine Action Program
- Previous versions

Human Rights

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices - Annual report submitted to Congress by the Department of State regarding the status of internationally recognized human rights practices

World Human Rights Information - (University of Minnesota)

Annual Report on International Religious Freedom for 1999: Executive Summary - (U.S. Dept. of State)

Religion Freedom

International Religious Freedom Report - describes the status of religious freedom in each foreign country, and government policies violating religious belief and practices of groups, religious denominations and individuals, and U.S. policies to promote religious freedom around the world

 Annual Report on International Religious Freedom for 1999: Executive Summary - (U.S. Dept. of State)

Terrorism

Country Reports on Terrorism (2000- ) - older version under the title Patterns of Global Terrorism since 1968; to view them from 1995+

Archive of annual report to Congress (1991-2003)  on detailed assessments of foreign countries where significant terrorist acts occurred, and countries about which Congress was notified pursuant to the Export Administration Act of 1979 (the so-called terrorism list of countries that have repeatedly provided state support for international terrorism)

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