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CSIS Reports on DHS Unity of Effort Initiative

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Last week, the Center for Strategic & International Studies released a paper analyzing the Department of Homeland Security’s “unity of effort initiative”…


Agencies, Communities to Take Part in “PrepareAthon!”

Thursday, April 9th, 2015

This month, U.S. agencies, communities, and individuals are gearing up for “America’s PrepareAthon!”. Participating government agencies include the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Department of Defense…


Sewell Provides Update on Atrocity Prevention Board

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewell recently spoke at the Council on Foreign Relations on the origin, purpose, and progress of the Atrocities Preventions Board…


Air Force Restructures Nuclear Weapons Center

Friday, April 3rd, 2015

In late March, the Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center was restructured to better serve the Nuclear Enterprise. The center has added two new directorates, including the Nuclear Technology and Interagency Directorate…


Interagency Operation to Curb Passport, Visa Fraud

Monday, March 30th, 2015

In February 2015, special agents from the State Department’s Bureau of Diplomatic Security led a large-scale, interagency operation focused on resolving passport and visa fraud cases…


Bill Calls For Interagency Coordination in U.S. Hostage Cases

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

Representative Duncan Hunter (R-CA) recently introduced a bill that calls for greater government-wide coordination in U.S. hostage cases. The bill has already gained the support of Secretary of Defense Ash Carter…


IAE 15-02W U.S. Military Sustainment Assistance Following North Korean Regime Collapse

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

This essay examines the combined response efforts that would be required of the U.S. military, U.S. government, nongovernmental organizations, and international partners in the event of regime collapse in North Korea…


Interagency Strategy Needed on Drones

Monday, March 23rd, 2015

Last week, members of the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Oversight and Management called for better comprehensive strategy to combat the potential threats of domestic drones…


Cybersecurity Bill Passes Senate Intelligence Committee

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

On March 13, the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence passed the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015. The bill creates additional incentives to increase sharing of cybersecurity threat information…


Neumann Speaks on Interagency Process

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015

Ambassador (Ret.) Ronald E. Neumann recently spoke to students at the Maneuver Captains Career Course at Ft. Benning, Ga., about the interagency process. His remarks were part of the combat leader speaker program…