Below is a list of reports and presentations. If you have a resource that you want listed here for people to use, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Drone Field Guide
Alexandra Gibb and Cameron Tulk (Canadian International Council) 5/31/12
This report compiles information on the broad spectrum of current and future drone designs and capabilities.
Drone Wars Briefing: Examining the Threat of Unmanned Warfare
Chris Cole (Drone Wars UK) 1/1/12
This briefing explores some of the key issues arising from the growing use of armed unmanned drones. Examining current UK and US military drone operations, as well as looking at future developments and legal issues, the fully-referenced briefing will be of use to both those new to the issue as well as those with a long-term interest.
Protecting Privacy From Aerial Surveillance: Recommendations for Government Use of Drone Aircraft
Jay Stanley and Catherine Crump (ACLU) 12/15/11
This report outlines a set of protections that would help protect Americans’ privacy in the coming world of domestic drones. The report recommends that drones should not be deployed unless there are grounds to believe that they will collect evidence on a specific crime.
Drones and Voiceless Victims
Presentation by Shahzad Akbar at April 28, 2012 Drone Summit: Killing and Spying by Remote Control
Bugsplat: Drones and an Illegal and Counterproductive “War on Terror”
Presentation by Clive Stafford Smith at April 28, 2012 Drone Summit: Killing and Spying by Remote Control
US Reporting of Civilian Drone Strike Casualties
Presentation by Chris Woods at April 28, 2012 Drone Summit: Killing and Spying by Remote Control