The U.S. establishment of the rule of law and an effective judicial system, the role of the military justice system and its procedures, and the laws and institutions for addressing extremist violence and taking effective action to prosecute those who are alleged to have committed crimes.
That part of international law that regulates the conduct of armed hostilities. (JP 1-04)
The part of international law that regulates the conduct of armed hostilities, often called the “law of armed conflict.” For the purposes of this facet, the law of war encompasses all international law for the conduct of hostilities binding on the United States or its individual citizens, including treaties and international agreements to which the United States is a part, and applicably customary international law.
Leader Development The expansion of a person’s capacity to be effective in leadership roles and processes. The teaching of leadership competencies, as per the DoD Leader Development Continuum, to an individual who may or may not use the learned skills in a leadership position.
Leadership A process of social influence, which maximizes the efforts of others, towards the achievement of a goal.
Support and sustainment operations, especially in a military sense
Management Training/Development Programs providing knowledge and ideally role play opportunities related to managing people and organizations, leadership, interpersonal and communication skills, and generally skills enhancing management effectiveness for those with the duties and responsibilities which require or authorize the individual to formulate, determine, or influence the policies of an organization and impact organizational effectiveness and health.
Maritime Security and Piracy The oceans, seas, bays, estuaries, islands, coastal areas, and the airspace above these, including the littorals.
The role of a free press and other communications media in American life; how diversity of media ensures people of all races, creeds and political persuasions can be heard (for example, editorials, letters to the editor) and ensures diverse, pluralistic culture.
Mentoring A professional relationship in which an experienced person (the mentor) assists another (the mentee) in developing specific skills and knowledge that will enhance the less-experienced person’s professional and personal growth. Mentoring is relationship oriented, long-term, development-oriented
Migrated Data This topic is used to mark data that was migrated from the previous system.
Covers trends in intra/international migration due to social, climactic, political, economic, and religious issues, as well as armed conflicts.
Military justice refers to a system of law and procedures that provide discipline to military personnel. Such systems include all aspects of investigation, prosecution and appeals of misconduct and crimes associated with the military’s response to crime and misconduct. The term “military justice systems” includes both judicial and nonjudicial institutions and procedures. For example, sanctions against soldiers for misconduct determined by a commanding officer is a nonjudicial military justice system. Some countries use civilian courts to decide criminal cases involving members of the military. For those countries the civilian courts are part of the military justice system.
Non Commissioned Officer (NCO)
A private, self-governing, not-for-profit organization dedicated to alleviating human suffering; and/or promoting education, health care, economic development, environmental protection, human rights, and conflict resolution; and/or encouraging the establishment of democratic institutions and civil society. Also called NGO. (JP 3-08)
Nuclear, Biological, Chemical Defense Protection from incidents or weapons in which any of these hazards (nuclear, biological, chemical) present themselves.
Organizational Development A planned, organization-wide, intervention using behavioral science methods to increase organization effectiveness and health.
Organized Crime Transnational, national, or local groupings of highly centralized enterprises run by criminals for the purpose of engaging in illegal activity, most commonly for monetary profit.
Peace and Conflict Development Stability actions, predominately diplomatic and economic, that strengthen and rebuild governmental infrastructure and institutions in order to avoid a relapse into conflict