Accession Number:

ADA470555

Title:

Guidebook on Development and Implementation of Environmental Education and Training in the Military

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2000-05-09

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

The focus on environmental issues is global in nature, and the integration of environmental considerations into military operations is a growing challenge worldwide. The United States of America US and Republic of South Africa RSA have forged a cooperative alliance on defense-related issues of mutual concern. Within the US-RSA Defense Committee DEFCOM, an Environmental Security Working Group ESWG has been in place since 1997. Under the ESWG, bilateral initiatives are identified, with joint US-RSA teams established to develop and complete specific projects. This particular Guidebook was identified as a topic beneficial to contemporary integrated environmental management processes within the military.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE