Posts Tagged ‘chief of mission’

IAE 11-02 Expanding Chief of Mission Authority to Produce Unity of Effort

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

by Christopher Lamb and Edward Marks

In this essay we argue that the interagency integration problem can be rectified by expanding the President’s power to delegate a modified “chief of mission” authority similar to that granted ambassadors to oversee and direct the activities of employees from diverse government organizations working in a foreign country…


IAE 10-01 About Interagency Cooperation

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

by Bob Ulin

In recent years there has been much discussion, frustration and angst about the lack of cooperation and coordination between and among agencies and departments of the federal government in response to disasters (natural and manmade) and overseas contingencies…