Accession Number:

ADA426330

Title:

Environmental Security and Cooperation Workshop

Descriptive Note:

Issue paper vol. 08-04

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA CENTER FOR STRATEGIC LEADERSHIP

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2004-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

The United States Army in the Pacific USARPAC, the Department of Defense DUSD-IE, and the United States Army War College conducted an Environmental Security Cooperation Workshop in Bangkok, Thailand from July 19-22, 2004. The workshop was a follow-on activity from the, Addressing Transnational Threats in Southeast Asia Environmental Security and Counter Terrorism Conference held in Manila, Republic of the Philippines RP in December of 2003. The objectives of the Manila conference were to promote multilateral defense and counter terrorism cooperation, to identify the best practices for prevention, mitigation, and consequence management in response to man-made and natural disasters that threaten governmental legitimacy. The Bangkok workshop was focused on multilateral cooperation in developing regional approaches to building governmental legitimacy and creating conditions inhospitable to terrorism.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Civil Defense
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE