Posts Tagged ‘collaboration’

Better Collaboration Needed Along Southwest Border

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

In June the Government Accountability Office released a report reviewing collaborative efforts among the Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and other interagency partners along the U.S. southwest border…


Preparations Underway for Angel Thunder ‘14

Friday, February 21st, 2014

Preparations are already underway for the 2014 Angel Thunder exercise that will be conducted from May 4 to May 17. Angel Thunder is a joint service, multinational, interagency combat search and rescue exercise designed to provide training for personnel recovery…


Paper Examines Approaches to Leadership

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

Earlier this year, ALNAP published a working paper reviewing approaches to leadership. The paper builds on a previous ALNAP study, examining some of the questions raised about the role of effective leadership, particularly the “strong element of collective leadership”…


Report Addresses SES Collaboration

Monday, May 20th, 2013

Earlier this year, the IBM Center published a report examining the ability of Senior Executive Service members to lead and collaborate on cross-agency initiatives. The report is one of three recent IBM Center reports that examine the impact of the Government Performance and Results Act of 2010…


USAID Forms New Partnerships

Friday, March 8th, 2013

In February, the U.S. Agency for International Development announced several new partnerships aimed at supporting scientists in developing countries, combating crime and violence, and improving response to humanitarian challenges…


Senate Reports on Interagency Personnel Rotation Act

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013

In November 2012, the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs reported the Interagency Personnel Rotation Act of 2011 to Congress…


Increased Collaboration Recommended for Coast Guard

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

The Potomac Institute for Policy Studies in Arlington, Va., recently presented a panel discussing challenges at the U.S. Coast Guard…


Homeland Security Partnership Council Established

Friday, November 16th, 2012

In October 2012, the Obama Administration established the White House Homeland Security Partnership Council.  The Council was established through an Executive Order released October 26…


Report Identifies Mechanisms for Collaboration

Monday, October 1st, 2012

In September 2012 the Government Accountability Office released a report identifying mechanisms to implement interagency collaborative efforts. The report also examines the implementation of the Government Performance and Results Act of 1993 Modernization Act of 2010…


InterAgency Journal 3-3 (Summer 2012)

Monday, August 27th, 2012

Inside this issue:  Radiological Nuclear Detection Task Force, by Kevin L. Stafford; The Interagency Role in Conflict Prevention, by Kevin D. Stringer and Katie M. Sizemore; Interagency Collaboration by Design, by Alex J. Ryan …and much more.