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Secrecy is the practice of hiding information from certain individuals or groups who do not have the "need to know", perhaps while sharing it with other individuals. That which is kept hidden is known as the secret.

From Wikipedia

Organizations relating to Secrecy

Trevi Group / Est. 1976
Ligue secrète internationale contre l'index et pour la culture
Agreement on the Preservation of the Confidentiality of Data Concerning Deep Seabed Areas / Est. 1986
UKUSA SIGINT Community / Est. 1946
Centro Romanó Europeo de Investigación y Divulgación Antirraeista / Est. 1996
Allied Coordination Committee / Est. 1944
International Secret Service Association / Est. 1921
Underground Press Syndicate
Agreement for the Mutual Safeguarding of Secrecy of Inventions Relating to Defence and for Which Applications for Patents Have Been Made / Est. 1960
Agreement on the Protection of Confidentiality of Data Related to Deep Sea-bed Areas for Which Application of Authorisation Has Been Made / Est. 1984

View all profiles (11 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

World Problems relating to Secrecy

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Classified public information
Secret societies
Official secrecy
Secret diplomacy
Abuse of banking secrecy
Concealment of unethical practices under the seal of professional confidentiality
Forced disappearance of persons
Misuse of classified information
Secret international agreements
Covert intelligence agency operations
Unaccountability of international financial institutions
Environmental secrecy
Unauthorized circulation of confidential information
Inaccessible religious records
Secret trials
Secret laws
Unreported government spending
Suppression of information by security classification
Policy-making by stealth
Destabilization of governments by secret services
Defence information uncertainty
Secret government security vetting of job applicants
Secret armies

Action Strategies relating to Secrecy

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Exposing religious secrecy
Ending environmental secrecy
Maintaining secret sabotage
Forming secret societies
Exposing secret international agreements
Exposing secrecy over religious material
Exposing secrecy in international development banks
Making secret laws
Maintaining secrecy over religious material
Making secret international agreements
Abolishing abuse of professional confidence
Maintaining religious secrecy
Exposing secret government agency agreements
Exposing secret diplomacy
Using secret diplomacy
Making secret government agency agreements
Maintaining secret public records
Exposing secret public records
Exposing secret laws
Maintaining secrecy in international development banks
Reducing government secrecy
Destabilizing governments by secret services
Reducing destabilization of governments by secret services

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