Common Understanding, Goals the Focus of ASC 18-1

On May 2, 2018, in Courses, by APCSS Editor

One hundred seven Fellows graduated from the Advance Security Cooperation Course (ASC) 18-1 May 2, with a newly developed common understanding of the challenges and opportunities to security in the region and enhanced networks of cooperation. U.S. and international Fellows from 37 locations took part in this course’s latest iteration (ASC 18-1) March 29 – […]

Exceptional DKI APCSS Employees Recognized at Prestigious Annual Federal Executive Board Ceremony

On April 28, 2018, in College, Courses, Staff, by APCSS Editor

Nearly 30 employees, including one departmental team of the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies, took a rare break from their duties to be honored Apr. 27 at the 62nd Honolulu-Pacific Federal Executive Board Excellence in Federal Government Awards ceremony at Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam Officer’s club. The Director of the DKI […]

CCM 18-1 concludes with 102 new Alumni

On March 14, 2018, in Alumni, College, Courses, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

One hundred two Fellows from 37 locations completed the Comprehensive Crisis Management course (CCM 18-1) held at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies (DKI APCSS) held Feb. 15 to March 14. Managing disasters or crises involves a host of government and non-government actors, impacted populations that are often ethnically, politically and culturally […]

DKI APCSS Professor Byrd interviewed by Voice of America News

On January 17, 2018, in Courses, Faculty, Speeches, by APCSS Editor

The Voice of America (VOA) recently interviewed Dr. Miemie Winn Byrd on women and leadership, the role of women in Myanmar peace process, and the development of the national action plan for women peace and security.  Her interview was aired in a three-part series.  In her interview, Dr. Byrd emphasized the importance of women in […]

DKI APCSS professor publishes an article on Myanmar’s Role in China’s Maritime Silk Road Initiative

On January 4, 2018, in Courses, External Publications, Faculty, Faculty Articles, Malik, by APCSS Editor

The Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies’ Professor Dr. Mohan Malik recently published an article entitled “Myanmar’s Role in China’s Maritime Silk Road Initiative” in the Journal of Contemporary China.  This article traces the origins and theoretical underpinnings of Xi Jinping’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) back to the mid-1980s, that is, almost […]

DKI APCSS Professor Recommends how to Discuss Maritime Freedom Effectively

In contemporary international discourse about maritime freedom (e.g., “freedom of navigation”), representatives of nations often speak in generalities, but rarely clarify what they mean. The result is a risk of maritime freedom becoming a relatively meaningless concept and nations misunderstanding one another when discussing this concept in international relations. What can be done to reduce […]

Senior regional leaders complete transnational cooperation course at DKI APCSS

On November 20, 2017, in Alumni, College, Courses, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

Twenty-seven senior leaders from twenty-four nations and one regional organization participated in the Transnational Security Cooperation course (TSC 17-2) from Nov. 12 – 17 at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies (DKI APCSS). The course is offered twice a year to senior security practitioners from the whole-of-government and society at the vice-minister […]

Enhanced Networks and Cooperation the Focus of ASC 17-2

On October 26, 2017, in Alumni, College, Courses, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

Collaboration, negotiation, contemplation, connection…all hallmarks of the Advanced Security Cooperation course held at the DKI APCSS. One hundred six U.S. and international Fellows from 38 locations took part in this course’s latest iteration (ASC 17-2) Sept. 21 to Oct. 25. The five-week ASC is an executive education program enabling mid-level military and civilian leaders to […]

OpEd: Force Buildup in the South China Sea: The Myth of an Arms Race

On October 13, 2017, in Courses, External Publications, Faculty, Independent Faculty Articles, Vuving, by APCSS Editor

Dr. Alex Vuving has a new opinion piece entitled “Force Buildup in the South China Sea: The Myth of an Arms Race” on cogitASIA, a blog of the CSIS Asia Program. Here’s an excerpt from the article: “If an arms race is an attempt to equal or surpass one’s competitor, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Vietnam […]

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