Welcome to the DHS Idea Community. This online forum gives you the opportunity to make your voice heard by contributing your ideas and interacting with other interested citizens and stakeholders. You can subscribe to campaigns, submit ideas for particular challenges, comment on other people's ideas, and vote on the ideas that you think are the best. Department strategists will moderate and contribute to discussions as well.
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Protecting our borders from the illegal movement of weapons, drugs, contraband, and people, while promoting lawful entry and exit, is essential to homeland security, economic prosperity, and national sovereignty. For more information on what DHS is doing with border security, visit our topic page. Please feel free to browse the ideas posted below. You ca...Number of Ideas: 13 End Date: Jul 06, 2021
One of the main goals of DHS Open Data is to facilitate the release of DHS high-value datasets whenever possible. High-value datasets include data that: were previously not provided but increase accountability and responsiveness, increase public knowledge, further the core mission of DHS, create economic opportunity or respond to identified needs or deman...Number of Ideas: 143
2018 Quadrennial Homeland Security Review
Welcome to the 2018 Quadrennial Homeland Security Review (QHSR) conversation! The Department of Homeland Security conducts a top-to-bottom strategic review every four years, considering some of the most pressing questions facing our organization and the homeland security enterprise as a whole. We will periodically post topics relating to our strategy dev...Number of Ideas: 111
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