European Parliament Briefing: “Global Terrorism: Trends in 2014/2015”
The following briefing (12 pages; PDF) was published by the European Parliament Research Service (EPRS) on November 9, 2015.
Global Terrorism: Trends in 2014/2015
European Parliament Research Service
The report includes the following sections:
- Terrorism: the concept and data sources
- Trends in terrorism in 2014
- Regional developments
- Organisational evolution
- Major developments in 2015
- Inter group competition
- Territorial expansion and consolidation
- Evolving strategies and tactics
- EU policy response in 2015
- Main references
Direct to Full Text Briefing Document
See Also: New Online Database Visualizes, Reveals Terrorist Networks and Behavior Over Time (October 29, 2015)
See Also: Global Terrorism Database (viaNational Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism)
See Also: GTD WebGL Globe
The updated GTD WebGL Globe is an interactive geographic visualization, currently in beta, that plots the location and frequency of yearly terrorist attacks worldwide from 1970-2014.
Filed under: Data Files, News
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.