IDA Welcomes James Marrs

Director, Intelligence Analyses Division

IDA Forum on Orbital Debris Risks and Challenges

IDA Forum on Orbital Debris Risks and Challenges IDA Forum on Orbital Debris Risks and Challenges

November 2020

This issue of IDA Research Summary describes the proceedings of the virtual forum “Orbital Debris Risks and Challenges” held during two half days in early October 2020. The goal of the forum was to highlight and share IDA’s expertise covering various important aspects of orbital debris, from orbital debris detection and satellite risk assessment to U.S. policy underpinning the licensing regime for satellites.

AFRICA WATCH COVID-19 Edition

Africa Watch COVID-19 Edition Africa Watch COVID-19 Edition

October 2020

COVID-19 has had a unique impact in African countries. This special edition of Africa Watch—COVID-19—examines the impact of the coronavirus in Kenya, in terms of pandemic restrictions and the resilience of institutions.