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DKI APCSS Activities Report - April 2017

Maritime Safety within the Asia-Pacific

The Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies  co-hosted a workshop in Singapore on “Enhancing Maritime Safety in the Asia-Pacific Region” April 25-27, 2017.  Co-hosted with the Nanyang Technological University’s S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, or RSIS, the workshop focused on looking for ways to improve maritime safety between vessels operating in the Asia-Pacific region and build confidence among the participating nations.   
Advanced Security Cooperation  (ASC 17-1)
Gen Brown and Adm Swift
(left) Gen. Robert Brown, Commanding General, U.S. Army Pacific, and (right) Admiral Scott H. Swift, Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet, served as keynote speakers during the Advanced Security Cooperation Course in April 2017.  The ASC17-1 course was in session with 109 Fellows from 38 locations until May 3, 2017.  See photos here.
Latest publications
	 The Indo-Asia-Pacific’s Maritime Future: A Practical Assessment of the State of Asian SeasThe Indo-Asia-Pacific’s Maritime Future: A Practical Assessment of the State of Asian Seas” is a new joint publication by the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies and The Policy Institute at King’s College London based on a three-day Maritime Security workshop held in September 2016.  Read more....
North Korea’s willingness to push the envelope on nuclear tests shows how important it is for Canada to pivot towards the Indo-Pacific, and catch up to developments in the region, Kerry Lynn Nankivell argues in a new Macdonald-Laurier Institute commentary. Read more...
"The Advancement of Women in Post-Conflict Nepal" is a new paper by alumnae Lily Thapa (ASC16-2) and DKI APCSS professor Dr. Deon Canyon.
Alumni Perspectives: papers by our alumni
Mutual Independence: Countering Exclusive Nationalism Through the ASEAN Way” by Capt. Jason Condi, USMC (ASC16-1 & APOC16-1)
"Diplomatic Engagement and Negotiated Agreement Between Philippines and China: A Constructive-Realist Approach in Post-Arbitration”  by Ananda Devi Domingo-Almas, DPA (ASC12-1)
"Censorship Regime and Democratic Movement: A Case Study of Hong Kong 2014 Occupying Central Movement and Chinese Internet Censorship" by Jackie (Siu-Hei) Wong current intern.
Pacific Area Security Sector Working Group
 Pacific Security Sector working group
Several faculty members including Dr. Deon Canyon, Dr. Al Oehlers and Dr. Bill Wieninger participated in the New Zealand/US PACOM Pacific Area Security Sector Working Group 2017. A number of alumni and some former faculty were also present.
In this issue
In Session:
Advanced Security Cooperation (ASC) course
Mar. 30 - May 3
Workshop: Maritime Security Awareness III
May 15-18

Transnational Security Cooperation (TSC) course
May 21-26
Notable visitors
Hon. Robert Riley, U.S. Ambassador to the Federated States of Micronesia
Hon. Karen Stewart, U.S. Ambassador to the Marshall Islands
Hon. Matt Matthews,  U.S. Ambassador for APEC
Amb. Karl Eikenberry and Stanford University delegation
State Senator Kalani English
Foreign Defense Attache Operations Orientation program

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