the jamestown foundation
http://jamestown.org/
Source description last updated: 26 September 2013
In brief: The Jamestown Foundation is an independent, nonpartisan, nonprofit organisation that provides information on terrorism, the former Soviet republics, Chechnya, China, and North Korea. (Jamestown Foundation: Support, undated)
Coverage on ecoi.net:
Eurasia Daily Monitor (EDM), Terrorism Monitor (TM), other reports
EDM covered daily on ecoi.net, TM biweekly, other reports monthly, for countries of priorities A-C.
Mission/Mandate/Objectives:
“The Jamestown Foundation’s mission is to inform and educate policy makers and the broader community about events and trends in those societies which are strategically or tactically important to the United States and which frequently restrict access to such information.” (Jamestown Foundation: About us, undated)
Funding:
The Jamestown Foundation “does not receive funding from city, state and federal governments.  Every dollar raised comes through earned revenue (conferences, events, and program fees, subscription and book revenues), donations from individuals and foundations, bequests and through corporate sponsorship programs” (Jamestown Foundation: Donor privacy policy, undated)
Scope of reporting:
The EDM “surveys recent developments in Eurasia, placing the developments in a geo-strategic perspective and offering analysis that outlines their implications for the United States and the West” (Jamestown Foundation: About the Eurasia Daily Monitor, undated).
The TM provides “analysis on al-Qaeda and the War on Terror” (Jamestown Foundation: About Jamestown's Terrorism Program, undated).
Methodology:
“Led by a team of dedicated analysts, the contributors to EDM comprise a corps of experienced domestic and overseas analysts.” (Jamestown Foundation: About the Eurasia Daily Monitor, undated)
The TM covers “terrorism and security issues, utilizing indigenous sources and with attention paid to frequently un-reported or under-reported topics.” It provides “analysis on events in global terrorism, with extensive translations and assessments of jihad on the web”. (Jamestown Foundation: About Jamestown's Terrorism Program, undated)
Language(s) of publications:
English
 
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ecoi.net summary:
Information platform containing a compilation of media and monitoring reports aimed at informing and educating policy makers and the broader policy community about events and trends in Eurasian, East Asian and South East Asian societies which are strategically or tactically important to the United States and which frequently restrict access to such information. Searchable by resource, date, publication and full text search. Language: English
Homepage:
http://www.jamestown.org/
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