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Released: 10-Sep-2012 12:30 PM EDT
Secure World Foundation Publishes Report on Improving Space Situational Awareness
Secure World Foundation

Release of a new report by SWF with recommendations on how to improve space situational awareness for the United States and all satellite operators.

Released: 3-Aug-2012 11:00 AM EDT
SWF Announces Young Professional Scholarship Winners for IAC 2012 in Naples
Secure World Foundation

Secure World Foundation is proud to announce the young professionals who have won scholarships for travel funding to the 2012 International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in Naples, Italy.

Newswise: Space Technologies Tackle Human and Environmental Security Problems
Released: 30-Jul-2012 8:00 AM EDT
Space Technologies Tackle Human and Environmental Security Problems
Secure World Foundation

Secure World Foundation is pleased to announce the release of the Summer 2012 issue of Imaging Notes magazine dedicated to highlighting the urgent, interrelated issues of Earth remote sensing for security, energy and the environment.

Newswise: Secure World Foundation Announces International Dialog on Satellite Servicing and Debris Removal
Released: 23-Jul-2012 7:00 AM EDT
Secure World Foundation Announces International Dialog on Satellite Servicing and Debris Removal
Secure World Foundation

Secure World Foundation will be holding two international conferences -- in Brussels and Singapore -- on issues of on-orbit servicing and active debris removal.

Newswise: New Report Spotlights Trends and Developments in Outer Space Security
Released: 17-Jul-2012 4:00 PM EDT
New Report Spotlights Trends and Developments in Outer Space Security
Secure World Foundation

Secure World Foundation is pleased to announce the release of the executive summary of Space Security 2012, the ninth annual report on developments that have an impact on the security and long-term sustainability of outer space.

Newswise: New Fact Sheets Available on Sustaining the Outer Space Environment
Released: 26-Jun-2012 7:00 AM EDT
New Fact Sheets Available on Sustaining the Outer Space Environment
Secure World Foundation

New fact sheets are available that detail a set of current international initiatives that focus on space sustainability - the ability of all humanity to continue to use outer space for peaceful purposes and socioeconomic benefit over the long term.

Newswise: New Report: Hazardous Near Earth Objects - Communicating the Risk
Released: 4-Jun-2012 7:00 AM EDT
New Report: Hazardous Near Earth Objects - Communicating the Risk
Secure World Foundation

The Near Earth Object Media/Risk Communications Working Group Report has been issued by Secure World Foundation. To deal with potentially hazardous Near Earth Objects (NEOs) that could strike the Earth, there is need to establish an effective international communications strategy - but doing so is a daunting task, one that demands effective use of mass communication tools.

Newswise: Experts See Threat to Environmental Intelligence in Monitoring Our Changing Earth
Released: 28-Mar-2012 7:00 AM EDT
Experts See Threat to Environmental Intelligence in Monitoring Our Changing Earth
Secure World Foundation

Specialists agree that environmental intelligence must be a national priority, as it is essential to protecting our citizens, economy, and national security. Lack of information – particularly from Earth-orbiting sensors and systems -- could have devastating consequences, chiefly in the area of risk management.

Newswise: Experts Confer on “Rules of the Road” for Outer Space Activities
Released: 13-Mar-2012 10:30 AM EDT
Experts Confer on “Rules of the Road” for Outer Space Activities
Secure World Foundation

A panel of experts took part in a Secure World Foundation-sponsored discussion on the International Code of Conduct for Outer Space Activities. A draft Code was published by the European Union (EU) in 2008, with a revised draft released in September 2010.

Newswise: Europe’s Global Monitoring for Environment and Security Program Examined
Released: 29-Feb-2012 6:00 AM EST
Europe’s Global Monitoring for Environment and Security Program Examined
Secure World Foundation

Now under active discussion in Europe is the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security – or GMES program. It is a project to establish a European capacity for Earth observation services. Secure World Foundation (SWF) recently brought together leading experts to participate in a thought-provoking panel discussion on the GMES.



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