TIDES’ reference library includes articles, reports, white papers and other useful information about TIDES’ infrastructure research and support to four Department of Defense mission areas: 1. humanitarian assistance and disaster relief (HA/DR), 2. stabilization, security, transition, and reconstruction (SSTR), 3. defense support to civil authorities (DSCA), and 4. building partner capacity. This is an ongoing research effort. If you would like to contribute to TIDES’ reference library please join the STAR-TIDES Network here: .

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Strategic Shift: Appraising Recent Changes in U.S. Defense Plans and Priorities

November 7, 2013 Download

Summary of Conference on “Commercial African Open Source Information Sharing”

August 11, 2014 Download

Summary of Forum on “Power Africa- The U.S. Government’s innovative private sector led approach”

August 11, 2014 Download

Summary of Symposium on “African Leadership Development”

August 11, 2014 Download

Summary of the International Conference of Crisis Mappers (ICCM 14)

November 20, 2014 Download

Temporary Human Settlement Planning for Displaced Populations in Emergencies

October 30, 2013 Download

The Changing Face of Warfare in the 21st Century

October 30, 2013 Download

The Code of Conduct for the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement and NGOs in Disaster Relief

October 31, 2013 Download

The Dynamics of Off-grid Lighting Adoption

December 3, 2013 Download

The Megacommunity Manifesto

October 30, 2013 Download

The National Security Implications of the Fourth Industrial Revolution

September 26, 2016 Download

The potential and challenges of open data for crisis information management and aid efficiency: a preliminary assessment

October 30, 2013 Download

The Power of Hackathons: A Roadmap for Sustainable Open Innovation

October 30, 2013 Download

The Role of ICT in Preventing, Responding to and Recovering from Conflict

October 30, 2013 Download

The U.S. Military Response to the 2010 Haiti Earthquake: Considerations for Army Leaders

November 4, 2013 Download