Accession Number:

ADA574074

Title:

Building a Capabilities Network to Improve Disaster Preparation Efforts in the European Command (EUCOM) Area of Responsibility

Descriptive Note:

MBA Professional Report

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND PUBLIC POLICY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2012-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

93.0

Abstract:

United States European Commands EUCOM website states that the breadth of responsibility across 51 countries can factor significantly into partnering opportunities and challenges. To understand this responsibility, this research analyzes the capabilities of 25 nongovernmental organizations in EUCOMs area of responsibility AOR. Each organization is evaluated in six areas mission, primary focus, capabilities, religious affiliation, training, and whether or not the organization liaisons with the military. The goal of this project is to develop an analysis to assist EUCOM decision makers in mitigating duplication of effort and ensuring that resources are coordinated and distributed efficiently during disaster relief efforts. The research also analyzes the mission sets of each organization disaster relief and preparedness, food securitynutrition, water and sanitation, medical care and supplies, economic developmentlivelihood, and women and children.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Geography
  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE