Key Arctic countries address global Arctic Maritime Security interests in Tokyo workshop

On July 21, 2015, in Conference, Workshop, by PAO

Subject matter and policy experts from ten nations gathered at a workshop in Tokyo July 14 – 16 to address the growing strategic importance of the Arctic region in maritime security. The event titled “Ensuring Maritime Stability, Security and International Collaboration in a Changing Arctic,” sought to build cooperation globally in sustaining peace, stability, rule […]

APCSS’ Dr. Reeves Publishes New Book

On July 15, 2015, in College, External Publications, Faculty, Faculty Articles, Reeves, by APCSS Editor

“Non-Traditional Security in East Asia: A Regime Approach” is a new book edited by Dr. Jeffrey Reeves with Dr. Ramon Pacheco Pardo of King’s College, London. Synopsis: In a changing security environment shaken by the United States’ pivot to Asia, China’s rise, growing economic interdependence, new institutional frameworks, and long-standing tensions, regional security dynamics within […]

APCSS Faculty Publish New Articles

On July 15, 2015, in Byrd, College, External Publications, Faculty, Faculty Articles, Vuving, by APCSS Editor

Dr. Miemie Winn-Byrd contributed to a new NDU Press publication entitled: “Women on the Frontlines of Peace and Security.” Her chapter is on “Promoting Women’s Participation in Disaster Management and Building Resilient Communities: A View from U.S. Pacific Command. ” Also, This week Dr. Alex Vuving’s latest article “A Tipping Point in the US-China-Vietnam Triangle”  […]

APCSS graduates 150 in Asia-Pacific Orientation Course

On June 26, 2015, in Alumni, Courses, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

Gaining an expanded perception of regional security issues, 150 professionals completed Asia-Pacific Orientation Course 15-2 today at the Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies. APOC is a five-day course designed to provide an overview of regional states and trends in socio-economic, political, defense, health and environmental arenas that drive the Asia-Pacific security environment. Attendees are generally […]

Dr. Jeffrey Hornung completes stay with APCSS

On June 24, 2015, in College, Faculty, Hornung, by APCSS Editor

The Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies bid farewell June 19 to Dr. Jeffrey Hornung who served as an associate professor with the Center the last five years. The professor has taken a research fellow position at the Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA in Washington, D.C. As a member of the APCSS faculty, Hornung helped enhance the leadership […]

Nations gather in Jakarta to address transnational migration

On June 18, 2015, in College, Faculty, Outreach, Workshop, by APCSS Editor

Our interconnected global economy, with its tremendous imbalances in workforce demographics and development levels, generates millions of migrants. This situation poses unique security challenges for both origin and destination countries in the Asia-Pacific region. To address these challenges and cooperation opportunities, 42 people from 10 origin and destination economies, and three international organizations gathered for […]

Twenty-four security practitioners complete TSC 15-1

On June 5, 2015, in College, Courses, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

Honing their abilities to cooperate on major international crises, 24 military and civilian security practitioners from 23 locations completed the Transnational Security Cooperation course (TSC 15-1) June 5 at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies. TSC is a senior executive course designed for military general officers and civilian equivalents in the security […]

Building maritime shared awareness in SE Asia

On June 4, 2015, in Courses, Faculty, Workshop, by APCSS Editor

The vast ASEAN maritime domain is home to major fish and hydrocarbon resources, and provides shipping lanes that carry billions of dollars in international goods every year. Despite this, most ASEAN member states don’t have a comprehensive operating picture of their maritime neighborhood. Challenged by jurisdictional disputes, political tensions and capacity deficits, basic maritime domain […]

APCSS professors support 2015 Pacific Area Security Sector Working Group

On June 1, 2015, in Faculty, Outreach, by APCSS Editor

“Creating security for a people-centered ASEAN” was the theme of the Special Operations Forces, Pacific workshop held May 25 to 29 in Da Nang, Vietnam. Four Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies professors supported the event focused on humanitarian assistance and disaster relief, maritime security, and combating terrorism. Center participants included Dean Carleton Cramer, who presented […]

APCSS professors take part in LANPAC 2015 forum

On May 28, 2015, in College, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

Two Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies professors took part in a six-person panel addressing potential impacts of the 2015 U.S. National Security Strategy released in February. The panel was part of the May 19 to 21 LANPAC Symposium and Exposition held in Honolulu. The event, sponsored by the Association of the U.S. Army Institute of […]

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