Diversion of critical technology – a byproduct of global competition?

Diversion refers to the unauthorised or unintended redirection of technology, confidential information, or components / materiel from its intended (authorised) receipient or use to a different party or for use in a different purpose. The Diversion of critical technology, whether for military or dual-use applications, poses a challenge for national competitiveness and global security. This article explores what we mean by the diversion of critical technology, and why it is important. Continue reading