← Defence

Defence → Secrecy


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.

– syndicated content from Wikipedia

Organizations relating to Secrecy

International Secret Service Association / Est. 1921
Agreement on the Preservation of the Confidentiality of Data Concerning Deep Seabed Areas / Est. 1986
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
Ligue secrète internationale contre l'index et pour la culture

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

Secret laws
Espionage in domestic politics
Secret armies
Inaccessible religious records
Theft of trade secrets
Covert intelligence agency operations
Forced disappearance of persons
Misuse of classified information
Corporation financial secrecy
Violation of medical confidentiality
Official secrecy
Secrecy in scientific research
Defence information uncertainty
Secret government security vetting of job applicants
Secret police
Collusive international trade arrangements

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 secret societies
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

You are viewing a subject profile from the UIA's Global Civil Society Database.
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
Terms of Use

UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.

Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.

UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.

* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.