Advancing Security through a Gender Lens: Building Capacity of International Security Practitioners

On June 21, 2018, in Burgoyne, College, Faculty, Women Peace and Security, Yamin, by APCSS Editor

It’s not uncommon for a faculty member at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies to write a paper about issues in the region.  However, Dr. Saira Yamin and Lt. Col. Michael C. Burgoyne have now written about the Center, specifically, how it is implementing the Women, Peace, and Security program.   The […]

Commentary: In Defense of the Rules-Based International Order– Reflections from Shangri-La Dialogue #SLD18

On June 5, 2018, in College, KNankivell, by APCSS Editor

In Defense of the Rules-Based International Order Reflections from Shangri-La Dialogue #SLD18 1 – 3 June 2018, Singapore By Kerry Lynn Nankivell, DKI APCSS Professor Defense of the Rules-Based International Order (RBIO) is shaping up to be the leitmotif of 2018. At the annual Shangri-La Dialogue (SLD), the region’s premier Track 1.5 defense and security […]

Senior regional leaders complete transnational cooperation course at DKI APCSS

On May 25, 2018, in College, Courses, Director, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

Twenty-five senior leaders from twenty-four locations participated in the Transnational Security Cooperation course (TSC 18-1) from May 20 – 25 at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies (DKI APCSS). The Course Manager for this iteration of TSC was Navy Cmdr. Jonathan Odom and the Course Coordinator was Lt. Col. Alex Bortado. The […]

Maritime Shared Awareness focus of DKI APCSS workshop held in Bangkok

On May 21, 2018, in College, Conference, Courses, Workshop, by APCSS Editor

U.S. President Donald Trump and Secretary of Defense General James Mattis offered increased US-ASEAN cooperation to build maritime domain awareness to address comment threats to regional security at the East Asia Summit and Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Defense Ministers’ Meeting-Plus in late 2017. In support of this commitment, the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific […]

Director’s Log: Focusing on the How, What and Why of DKI APCSS

On May 15, 2018, in Director's Log, by APCSS Editor

Aloha and welcome to my first Director’s message.  Maj. Gen. James Hartsell and I turned over the first week of February and since then it’s been a whirlwind of activities and information. My initial time as the Director has been focused primarily on the “How, What, and Why” of our Center and understanding the needs […]

OpEd: ASEAN and Cyber

On May 7, 2018, in College, Faculty, Independent Faculty Articles, Noor, Opinions/Editorials, by APCSS Editor

by Elina Noor, Assoc. Prof., DKI APCSS On the same day that Kim Jong Un stepped over the demarcation line at Panmunjom to shake the hand of a smiling Moon Jae-in, the 32nd ASEAN Summit released three forward-looking outcome documents focused on the future of Southeast Asia:  the ASEAN Leaders’ Vision for a Resilient and […]

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 – […]

DKI APCSS hosts Indo-Pacific Strategy Workshop

On April 30, 2018, in Conference, by APCSS Editor

Discussing the principles for a free and open Indo-Pacific region formed the basis of a high-level workshop on “U.S. Strategy in the Indo-Pacific.”  The workshop provided a platform for informal discussion between senior leaders in the region and senior U.S. administration officials involved in developing the Indo-Pacific strategy, which complements the U.S. National Security Strategy […]

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 […]

The Security Risks of Rising Inequality

Dr. Miemie Winn Byrd, a professor at DKI APCSS, has written an analytical report entitled “The Security Risks of Rising Inequality,” about the rising effects of income equality. Excerpt: When a condition of disparity, inequality, and exclusion is perceived as being the result of persistent unfairness and injustice, it can invoke a powerful tide of […]

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