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DHS Secretary Reviews 21st Century Border Security

Friday, October 24th, 2014

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson recently spoke at the Center for Strategic and International Studies on the subject of U.S. border security in the 21st century. His remarks were centered on the U.S. southwest border…

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USAID, White House Release Ebola Factsheets

Monday, October 20th, 2014

Earlier this month, the White House and USAID released factsheets updating the public on the U.S. government response to the Ebola outbreak…

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Johnson Encourages Further DHS/DoD Cooperation

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

On October 14, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson spoke about past, current, and future collaborative efforts, and encouraged increased cooperation between all branches of U.S. government…

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Son Tay Raiders Share Lessons Learned

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

The Son Tay Raider Association, formed in 1990, acts as a way for veterans of the Operation Ivory Coast mission to stay connected to one another. For the first time, the raiders met in Kansas City and spoke about their 1970 mission at Fort Leavenworth…

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USAID Leads, DoD Supports U.S. Ebola Response

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

In the past two weeks the U.S. government has made several announcements outlining whole-of-government response to the Ebola outbreak in Africa. USAID is the lead agency in the effort, with support from DoD and other agencies and organizations…

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NIST Releases Smart Grid Framework

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

In September, the National Institute of Standards and Technology issued NIST Framework and Roadmap for Smart Grid Interoperability Standards, Release 3.0, which provides an update on smart grid and critical infrastructure cybersecurity…

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USAID Builds on Iraq Emergency Response

Monday, September 29th, 2014

In the past two month, the U.S. Agency for International Development has released a series of fact sheets outlining their role in the U.S. response to continuing conflict and hardship in Iraq…

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InterAgency Journal 5-3 (Fall 2014)

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Inside this issue: Insights to Effective Interorganizational Coordination, David Grambo, Barrett Smith and Richard W. Kokko; Improving Interagency Coordination in Africa, Robert Bennett; There is No Silver Bullet and Other Lessons from Colombia, Stuart Lippeā€¦ and much more.

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USAID Outlines Ebola Response

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

On September 17, one day after President Obama laid out his response plan for the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, the U.S. Agency for International Development released their fact sheet on the whole-of-government Ebola response…

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Whole-of-Government Response to Ebola Epidemic

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

On September 16, President Obama announced the plan for the whole-of-government response to address the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, declaring the outbreak to be a national security priority…

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