Pacific Architects and Engineers (part of Lockheed Martin)
Global Policy Forum report on UN use of private military & security companies allegedly involved in human rights abuses
Global Policy Forum reports on UN use of private military & security companies allegedly involved in human rights abuses; responses by Askar Security, Delta Protection & G4S.
Author: Marie-Eve Lapointe, Revue québécoise de droit international
La multiplication des entreprises militaires et de sécurité privées ainsi que leur implication croissante au sein des conflits armés soulèvent de nombreuses interrogations…[N]ous tenterons de démontrer que la logique commerciale qui prévaut...
- Related in-depth areas: Dernières infos « conflits et paix »
- Related companies: Academi (formerly Blackwater) ArmorGroup (part of G4S) Blackwater CACI Control Risks Executive Outcomes Halliburton KBR Kroll Lockheed Martin Northrop Grumman Pacific Architects and Engineers (part of Lockheed Martin) Vinnell (part of Northrop Grumman)
Author: Nils Rosemann, published by Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF)
This study aims to illustrate patterns of behavioural rules derived from corporate obligations, and to deduce from these a draft Code of Conduct (CoC) for Private Military and Security Companies (PMSCs). The purpose of a Code of Conduct for [PMSCs] is...
- Related companies: AECOM Aegis Defence Services (part of Aegis Group) Aegis Group Alliant Techsystems ArmorGroup (part of G4S) BAE Systems Bechtel Blackwater Boeing CACI Control Risks Cubic Custer Battles DynCorp Erinys International Fluor G4S General Dynamics GEO Group Halliburton Hart Kalyx KBR L-3 Communications L-3 Titan (part of L-3 Communications) Lockheed Martin Marsh & McLennan MPRI (part of L-3 Communications) Northrop Grumman Olive Group Pacific Architects and Engineers (part of Lockheed Martin) QinetiQ Research Triangle Institute (RTI) Securitas AB Group Serco Thales Triple Canopy United Technologies Unity Resources Group WorleyParsons
[DOC] Do Private Security Companies Have a Role in Ensuring the Security of Local Populations and Aid Workers?
Author: Jean S. Renouf, Coordinator of the European Interagency Security Forum
Within the framework of the debates regarding the concept of protection, this paper examines whether private security companies have a role to play in ensuring the physical security of local populations and whether they can improve the security...
Author: Stephen Fidler and Thomas Catán, Financial Times
All of this leads some to suspect that private contractors are being used for military operations that are either too controversial to sell to the public or that would otherwise be subject to congressional restrictions...Increasingly, peacekeeping and...