Disaster Management & Response

APCSS Papers
Enhancing Trilateral Disaster Preparedness and Relief Cooperation between Japan, U.S. and Australia: Approaches from Various Civil-Military Perspectives

APCSS is pleased to announce the release of a report examining the possibilities of and also challenges to trilateral cooperation between the U.S.-Japan-Australia in international disaster relief in the Asia-Pacific region. The title of the report is: Enhancing Trilateral Disaster Preparedness...

ACSS French Representative Discusses Successful Operations in Ivory Coast During Conference

Washington—Colonel Patrick de Vathaire, Senior French Representative at the Africa Center for Strategic Studies, spoke at the National Defense University on Dec. 1, 2011, about how his country successfully ran small military operations in Ivory Coast. His remarks were part of a...

Oceania Book
APCSS Publishes New Book ‘Regionalism, Security & Cooperation in Oceania’

“Regionalism, Security & Cooperation in Oceania” is the latest book to be published by the Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies. The book is edited by APCSS professor Dr. Rouben Azizian and Dean of the College of Security Studies Carleton Cramer. According to Dr. Azizian,...

Disaster Management Reference Handbook
CFE-DMHA Disaster Management Ref Handbooks Online

CFE-DM's Disaster Management Reference Handbooks provide a baseline of information regarding countries most prone to disasters. The handbooks offer readers an operational understanding of a nation's disaster management capability and vulnerability, with detailed information on demographics;...

Senior Communicators at Pacific Endeavor 2016
Communication as a Lifeline

You cannot coordinate if you cannot communicate—former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Blanco stated that this is one of the lessons the state learned from Hurricane Katrina. Communications infrastructure provides a key lifeline to humanitarian assistance and disaster relief (HADR) operations as...

DIILS PLANS ENGAGEMENT WITH NEPAL

KATHMANDU, 29 July 2016 - The Defense Institute of International Legal Studies recently conducted a Legal Capabilities Review with the Government of Nepal to assess the opportunity for U.S. legal engagement with the Ministry of Defense on enhancements to the military justice system,...

HADR book cover
DKI APCSS & RSIS joint publication on Disaster Response Regional Architectures Assessing Future Possibilities

“Disaster Response Regional Architectures: Assessing Future Possibilities” is a new joint publication by the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies and the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies. The concept for the book, edited by Jessica Ear, Alistair D.B. Cook,...

Dr. Heng Aik Cheng, Chairman of the AADMER Partnership Group and Vice President I of Mercy Malaysia addresses the plenary.
DKI APCSS and RSIS cohosted the workshop on “Disaster Response Regional Architectures: Assessing Future Possibilities"

The co-hosts convened 33 humanitarian assistance and disaster response (HADR) professionals, to include serving military and civilian government officials, educators and civil society representatives from four sub-regions: Northeast Asia, South Asia, Oceania and Southeast Asia to share varying...

Oceani Pacific Resilience DREE 2016
Exercising multinational civil-military humanitarian assistance and disaster relief capacity in Oceania

Pacific Resilience is the U.S. Army Pacific’s (USARPAC) primary Humanitarian Assistance/Disaster Relief (HADR) engagement platform, which provides opportunities for USARPAC and a partner nation to collaborate together on civil-military disaster preparedness, response and recovery. The Pacific...

Experts Discuss Food Insecurity in the Horn of Africa

 View Photos of This Event.Government, academic, and civil society speakers presented a range of insights into the human, political, and military implications of food insecurity in the Horn of Africa during a conference at National Defense University (NDU) in Washington, D.C., on March 8, 2012...

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Marshall Center PTSS Alumnus publishes new book!

Yuri Gramajo, a GCMC graduate of PTSS 2009-7,just published his sixth book, entitled "Debate Internacional". Published in Argentina, this book addressesmultiple international scenarioswith significant global impact. The book was co-authored by academics from Argentina, Chile, Spain...

Prof. Jessica Ear
New paper on women’s role in disaster management and its implications for national security

Why women in Asia-Pacific countries are more susceptible to disaster impacts? This topic is explored in a new paper by DKI APCSS professor Jessica Ear on “Women’s Role in Disaster Management and Implications for National Security.” Her paper examines societal roles that create greater...

New Website Unveiled for Disaster Management Organization

The Center for Excellence in Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance is proud to announce the launch of its new website www.cfe-dmha.org March 17. The site will serve as a platform for synchronization of humanitarian assistance and disaster response (HADR) tools and research,...

Jessica Ear briefs UN
South Asia Risk Reduction Workshop Report Shared at UN Conference

After a workshop is complete there is always a question of what’s next? What will happen with this information? Recently, findings from one workshop were shared at a United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction. Associate Professor Jessica Ear represented the Asia-Pacific...

Retired Lt. Gen. Dan Leaf, director of the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies
Symposium highlight’s chaplains’ roles in disaster response

Exploring the role of religious support in disaster response missions, 55 military chaplains from seven nations gathered at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies July 8. The “RIMPAC HA/DR and Chaplaincy Symposium,” conducted jointly by DKI APCSS and the U.S. Navy’s...

Faculty Articles
Understanding Drivers of Regional Security Ensures Safer Humanitarian Response Operations

Professor Jessica Ear presented a talk on drivers of regional security at the second session of the Humanitarian Civil-Military Regional Consultative Group meeting in Bangkok, Thailand on 11-12 October, 2016. A summary of her presentation follows. It is often cited that Asia-Pacific is the...

USAFRICOM Commander Says Improving African Food Security Will Boost National Security

View Photos From This Event. The U.S. military recognizes that access to food and national security are “inextricably linked” in the Horn of Africa, said General Carter Ham, Commander of U.S. Africa Command (USAFRICOM), during a food security conference held at National Defense...

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Working through complexity: Fellows learn critical thinking approach to crisis management

Managing disasters or crises presents challenges that are anything but simple. A host of involved government and nongovernment actors, impacted populations that are often ethnically, politically and cultural diverse, and myriad interconnected processes can make planning, response and...

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