Posts Tagged ‘Africa Command (AFRICOM)’

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 Lippe… and much more.


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…


Partnerships Integral to Africom Mission

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

Africom has made great strides in the five years since it was established. According to Africom commander Army Gen. David M. Rodriguez, the Department of Defense’s newest geographic combatant command has been building on multinational and interagency partnerships…


Partnerships Vital to CENTCOM, AFRICOM

Monday, February 25th, 2013

On February 14, the two generals nominated to lead U.S. Central Command and U.S. Africa Command testified together in a confirmation hearing. The nominees focused on the important role partnerships play in national defense strategy…


Progress Made in Countertrafficking Efforts in Africa

Monday, May 21st, 2012

The Department of Defense recently reported on efforts being made in confronting drug trafficking in West Africa. The West Africa Cooperative Security Initiative is meeting the threat head on…


Interagency Cooperation Brings Results for Combatant Commands

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

Interagency collaboration has been embraced by U.S. combatant commands.  These efforts are an integral part of “Smart Defense,” and have had a major impact on U.S. European Command…


USAID, AFRICOM Discuss Interagency Cooperation

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

Assistant administrator for USAID’s Bureau of Democracy, Conflict, and Humanitarian Assistance, discussed USAID’s efforts in Africa and how USAID and AFRICOM can better work together to achieve common goals…


InterAgency Journal 2-2 (Summer 2011)

Monday, August 15th, 2011

Inside this issue:  A Ticking Time Bomb, by Joseph I. Lieberman and Susan M. Collins; Swords and Plowshares: DoD and USAID on the Battlefield, by Quy H. Nguyen…and much more.


InterAgency Journal 2-1 (Winter 2011)

Friday, March 4th, 2011

Inside this issue:  What “right” looks like in the Interagency: A Commander’s Perspective, by Gen. William “Kip” Ward; Interagency Cooperation: An Ambassador’s Perspective, by Thomas J. Miller…and much more.