Posts Tagged ‘U.S. Government (USG)’

New Members Appointed to Homeland Security Advisory Council

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

On May 7, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced the appointment of four new members to the Homeland Security Advisory Council…


CSIS Report Provides Recommendations on Cyber Threat Information Sharing

Thursday, March 12th, 2015

In early March, the Center for Strategic & International Studies published a report outlining their recommendations to Congress in regard to cyber threat information sharing between the government and the private sector…


Report Calls for More Effective Government

Monday, August 12th, 2013

The Partnership for Public Service and Booz Allen Hamilton recently released Building the Enterprise: Nine Strategies for a More Integrated, Effective Government, a new report designed to assist the Obama administration’s efforts to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the federal government…


IAE 13-01W Twenty-First Century Governance: Ten Strategies for Success

Monday, June 10th, 2013

This essay presents ten strategies for working across traditional agency boundaries…


Interagency Leaders Needed in Government

Thursday, June 6th, 2013

In a recent Excellence in Government podcast, Admiral Thad Allen, former Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard, and Ron Sanders, formerly of the U.S. Intelligence Community, spoke about the need for “enterprise leaders” in government…


InterAgency Journal 4-1 (Winter 2013)

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

Inside this issue:  When Diplomacy Fails: Consent, Risk and Modern Warfare, by M. Shane Riza; Is it Time for an Interagency Goldwater-Nichols Act?, by Sean M. Roche; Social Capital in the Interagency Environment of Iraq, Lynne Chandler-Garcia …and much more.


New Directive Addresses Critical Infrastructure Security

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

In February 2013, the White House released the Presidential Policy Directive on Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience, which promotes unity of effort to strengthen and maintain secure and resilient critical infrastructure, and tasks government entities with securing critical infrastructure…


White House Releases Executive Order for Improving Cybersecurity

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

On February 12, the Obama Administration released their Executive Order for improving critical infrastructure cybersecurity…


USAID, Other Agencies Develop Action Plan on Children in Adversity

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

In December 2012, the U.S. Agency for International Development released its first-ever Action Plan on Children in Adversity. The plan calls for an interagency strategy to assist vulnerable children in low- and middle-income countries…


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…