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DGMT Conducts Workshop in Baghdad With Iraqi Ministry of Defense and Ministry of Planning
U.S. Defense Governance and Management Team (DGMT) experts from the Center for Civil-Military Relations (CCMR) facilitated an interagency workshop in Baghdad, Iraq on Wednesday, March 20. In support of and in collaboration with the Office of Security Cooperation-Iraq (OSC-I), the workshop brought together Iraq’s Ministry of Defense and Ministry of Planning. Read More

DGMT Provides Support to Ukrainian Navy Strategy Development
On November 29, 2018, Admiral Ihor Voronchenko, Commander of the Naval Forces of Ukraine, publicly unveiled his Strategy for Development of the Navy to 2035 during the International Maritime Security Conference held in Kyiv, Ukraine. This marked the successful culmination of sustained CCMR/DGMT support to the Ukrainian Navy Staff’s year-long effort to prepare its first-ever strategy. Read More

SC&RE Conducts Seminar for the West Virginia National Guard to Support State Partnership with Qatar
SC&RE conducted a state partnership program workshop for the West Virginia National Guard (WVNG) and attending Qatari delegate from 5-7 February 2019. The seminar aimed to enhance the understanding of the WVNG of the historical and socio-political context of their partner and the unique characteristics of the Qatari Armed Forces along with other areas of cooperation. Read More

CCMR Prepares the 2-113th Infantry Battalion, 50th IBCT for their Force Protection Mission in the Horn of Africa
CCMR conducted a seminar for the Task Force Warriors (2-113th Infantry Battalion) of the 50th Infantry Brigade Combat Team from the 12th-13th January 2019 at the New Jersey Training Center, Sea Grit to prepare the battalion for their critical Security Force Assistance mission, to include working with military forces of partner nations and responding to crises within the Combined Joint Task Force Horn of Africa area of operation, a region that hosts the only U.S. military base, and the most number of UN peacekeeping missions. Read More

Supporting Defense Institution Building Efforts in Colombia
CCMR/DGMT supported a Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Western Hemisphere Affairs (DASD WHA) sponsored “Colombia Defense Institution Building Stakeholder Meeting” from 23-24 Jan 2019. The intent of the meeting was to identify opportunities and set policy priorities for ICB within U.S. security cooperation goals and the context of Colombia’s shifting security environment under new political leadership. Read More

CCMR Connect Winter Edition
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DGMT Project Updates - November 2018
CCMR's Defense Governance & Management team works many institutional capacity building projects all over the world. Two of their current efforts are detailed in this article. Read More

CCMR Prepares the 184 ESC for their Deployment to the Middle East and Afghanistan
CCMR conducted a seminar for the Mississippi Army National Guard’s 184th Expeditionary Sustainment Command (ESC) from the 29th to the 30th of October 2018 at Camp Shelby to provide a socio-political, security and regional context for the Command’s logistics mission in the Middle East and Afghanistan. Read More

Building Global Maritime Partnerships: CCMR & US Coast Guard Station Monterey
For the past several years, there has been a cost-effective effort to maximize the training and education experience of our international counterparts through a combination of intensive classroom instruction and a visit to the local U.S. Coast Guard Station in Monterey. Read More

GPOI Provides Valuable Education to United Nations Staff Officers
CCMR recently kicked off its two-week United Nations Staff Officers Course (UNSOC) in Hanoi, Vietnam. Held 4-20 June, the course provides individuals from the region with valuable advanced education on the roles and responsibilities of United Nations peacekeeping operations. Read More

CCMR Partners with Indonesian Naval Command and Staff College on Maritime Domain Awareness
The CCMR Maritime Security program delivered its new “Building Maritime Domain Awareness Capabilities” course to the Indonesian Naval Command and Staff College (SESKOAL), Jakarta, 29 Apr – 05 May 2018. Read More

Dr. Matei Invited to Join the Editorial Team of the International Journal of Intelligence & Counterintelligence
Dr. Cristiana Matei has been appointed to the Editorial Team of the International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence, a prestigious peer-reviewed journal that provides a platform for both academics and professionals to share research on intelligence-related challenges. Read More

CCMR Welcomes Steven Peterson as Director
We are honored to announce that Mr. Steven D. Peterson assumed the duties of Director of the Center for Civil-Military Relations effective April 1, 2018 through April 2, 2021. Read More

Tim Doorey Attends OBANGAME EXPRESS 2018
CCMR’s Maritime Security Program Manager Timothy Doorey supported the Naval War College’s Senior Leadership Seminar (SLS) in Libreville, Gabon during the AFRICOM/NAVAF annual OBANGAME EXPRESS (OE) 2018 exercise. Read More

In Memoriam: Richard Hoffman, CCMR Director
The CCMR team is sorry to report that our colleague, friend, and the leader of the Center for Civil-Military Relations, Director Rich Hoffman, passed away on Sunday, March 26, 2018. Read More

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