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Kenneth Dej Johnson <kjohnson@devconia.com>

Francisco (Paco) Bozzano-Barnes <francisco@tenureecology.com>

Simone Sala <ousmanneh@yahoo.it>

Daniel P. Molina <danielpmolina@gmail.com>

Dariusz Jack <dariusjack2006@yahoo.ie>

References:

      (a) 20111211) Collaboration with Ken Johnson's "Enterprise Risk
      Management (ERM)"
      <http://tinyurl.com/8ynvyv9>

      (b) "Globally Collaborative Environmental Peace Gaming"
      <http://tinyurl.com/k2c7a>

      (c) Matthew Lasar, “ARPANET's coming out party: when the
      Internet first took center stage,”
      <http://tinyurl.com/73pr486>

Dear Ken:

(1) Many thanks for your excellent CV.

I uploaded the followings;

      (a) Your bio and photo to <http://tinyurl.com/78hw25t>
      (b) Your CV to <http://tiny.cc/6udly>.

(2) Many thanks also for your info about the followings;
      (a) Alliance for Peacebuilding (AfP) (ATTACHMENT I below),
      <http://www.allianceforpeacebuilding.org>

      (b) New Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations (CSO) of
      the State Department (ATTACHMENT II below),
      <www.state.gov/g/cso>

Dear Paco:

(3) Let’s discuss with Ken and other colleagues at our mtg at the Quarter
Club in Manhattan on 1/20th (Friday, 3:00 pm) how to approach to the
AfP and particularly to the CSO, since this new CSO is pretty much
similar direction with our GEWS project.

(4) Let’s also discuss the followings Ken suggested before (Reference (c)
above);

      (a) U.S. AFRICOM Mission Needs
      <http://tiny.cc/epvjb>

      (b) Sustainability & Enterprise Risk Management
      <http://tiny.cc/kss7o>

(5) Let’s also discuss the followings Simone suggested (ATTACHMENT
III below);

      (a) Visit to the Center for International Conflict Resolution of
      Columbia University
      <http://www.cicr-columbia.org/>

      (b) Visit to the Advanced Consortium on Cooperation, Conflict,
      and Complexit (AC4) at the Earth Institute of the Columbia
      University
      <http://ac4.ei.columbia.edu/about/mission-and-approach/>

Dear Dan:

(5) You may come into this mtg via Skype from Houston, TX.

Upon a kind suggestion of Darius in Poland, you are now preparing a
paper for a book of the United Nations Conference on Trade and
Development (UNCTAD XIII) conference in Doha, Qatar in April 21-26,
2012 <http://tinyurl.com/7qcfdcf>. You may include some phrases to
respond to the need indicated in the CSO movement — see the web of
the Item (2)-(b) above.

      Pls note that the deadline of this paper is next Monday (1/16th) --
      Can you send me your first draft by the noon of 1/14th
      (Saturday)? Thanks in advance.

Your previous msg once quoted Tennyson’s word “All experience is an
arch,” or like a “Life is a Merry-Go-Round Carousel” at an amusement
part, as Shakespeare said. Our approach of GEWS is now also becoming
the same as going to the original spirit of dealing with “conflict
resolution” of our GCEPG project announced at the first ICCC in
Washington, DC in October of 1972 — see References (b) and (c) above.

Keep in touch,

Best, Tak


                            ATTACHMENT I


From: Kenneth Johnson <kjohnson@devconia.com>
Date: Wed, 28 Dec 2011 02:09:21 -0500
To: Tak Utsumi <takutsumi0@gmail.com>, 'Francisco Bozzano-Barnes'
<paco.bozzano@gmail.com>
Subject: The Alliance for Peacebuilding (AfP)

Gentlemen,
Please check out this website it may be another organization worth
contacting:

http://www.allianceforpeacebuilding.org

The Alliance for Peacebuilding (AfP) is the institutional home for the
leading peacebuilding institutions and professionals in the United States
and around the world. As a connector of key people and institutions, AfP
is a platform for creativity and collaboration. Members of AfP are
directly engaged in applied conflict prevention and resolution. The role
of AfP is to bring these organizations together for collaborative
peacebuilding.

Ken D. Johnson
Principal
212.260.0177
Devconia, LLC
International Development
Cross Cultural Management
www.devconia.com



                                   ATTACHMENT II


From: "Kenneth Johnson" <kjohnson@devconia.com>
Subject: U.S. Department of State Launches Bureau of Conflict and
Stabilization Operations
Date: December 27, 2011 2:41:28 PM EST
To: "'Takeshi Utsumi'" <takutsumi0@gmail.com>, "'Francisco Bozzano-
Barnes'" <paco.bozzano@gmail.com>

Dear Tak & Paco,

I am in Maryland with family at the moment but work must go on! Last
week I had a meeting with the U.S. State Department’s Deputy Assistant
Secretary of State for Africa about expanding my firm Devconia’s Cross
Cultural training at State Department. He recommended the new
Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations (CSO). I think however
that it could possibly incorporate the GEWS model for conflict
prevention. Please see below and let’s discuss later.

Season’s Greetings,
Ken

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U.S. Department of State Launches Bureau of Conflict and
Stabilization Operations

Fact Sheet
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
November 22, 2011

Today, the U.S. Department of State established a new Bureau of Conflict
and Stabilization Operations (CSO) to focus on conflict prevention, crisis
response, and stabilization activities. The bureau will subsume the
Office of the Coordinator for Reconstruction and Stabilization (S/CRS).
CSO advances U.S. national security by driving integrated, civilian-led
efforts to prevent, respond to, and stabilize crises in priority states,
setting conditions for long-term peace. The bureau emphasizes
sustainable solutions guided by local dynamics and actors. CSO
promotes unity of effort, the strategic use of scarce resources, and
burden-sharing with international partners. The bureau’s
comprehensive approach will help the State Department anticipate and
adapt to the security challenges of the 21st century, while supporting
America’s leadership in emerging crises.
CSO will seek to:
1. Get ahead of change. While the scale and types of future crises
cannot be predicted, the complex nature and cascading effects of 21st
century challenges require a more forward-looking State Department.
CSO will support the State Department’s ability to anticipate major
security challenges by providing timely, operational solutions.
2. Drive an integrated response. CSO will build integrated approaches
to conflict prevention and stabilization by linking analysis, planning,
resources, operational solutions, and active learning and training. The
bureau will call on its civilian responders to deploy in a timely manner
to areas of instability in order to bring the right mix of expertise to each
unique situation.
3. Leverage partnerships. CSO will work with a range of non-
governmental and international partners to prevent conflict, address
sources of violence, build on existing resiliencies, and promote burden-
sharing. In particular, CSO will encourage greater involvement of local
civil society – including women, youth, and the media – to prevent and
respond to conflict.
For more information, please visit www.state.gov/g/cso.



Ken D. Johnson
Principal
212.260.0177
Devconia, LLC
International Development
Cross Cultural Management



                                    ATTACHMENT III


From: Simone Sala <simone.sala@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 2 Jan 2012 12:05:02 +0100
To: Tak Utsumi <takutsumi0@gmail.com>
Cc: Tak Utsumi <takutsumi@earthlink.net>, Francisco Bozzano-Barnes
<paco.bozzano@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: Possible visit to Prof. Guehenno for our planning workshop at SIPA

Dear Takeshi,
my best wishes for a wonderful 2012 to you, Hisae and our colleagues.
I did not receive any feedback from Prof. Guehenno yet, but I am planning to get in contact with
him soon for following up to my research. I will definitely remind him about your request.
All the best!
Simone

PS Another option is getting in contact with AC4 at Columbia. Their work is relevant to what
GLOSAS does and they may be interested in hosting the event. Please have a look at their
website: http://ac4.ei.columbia.edu/. Mr Hakim Williams is AC4 contact point
(hwilliams@ei.columbia.edu).




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Kenneth Dej Johnson
Principal, Devconia, LLC
International Development, Sustainability Management
1925 McGraw Avenue, Suite 1OC
Parkchester, NY 10462
(212) 260-0177
Skype: kd.johnson1
kjohnson@devconia.com
kd.Johnson@att.net
www.devconia.com
Bio and photo: http://tinyurl.com/78hw25t
CV: http://tiny.cc/6udly

Francisco (Paco) Bozzano-Barnes
Director
TENURE & ECOLOGY
888 Main St Apt. 345,
New York, NY 10044, USA
+1 212 652 5697
francisco@tenureecology.com
www.tenureecology.com

Simone Sala
Postdoctoral Research Scholar
Center for International Conflict Resolution (CICR)
Columbia University, New York
Mobile: +1.347.984.3593
Office: +1.212.854.5623
ousmanneh@yahoo.it
www.cicr-columbia.org

Daniel P. Molina
Dan Molina Productions
606 Winding Road
Houston, Texas 78750
(713) 944-6078 (office)
(713) 417-5382 (cell)
danielpmolina@gmail.com

Mr. Dariusz Jack Slawiec, M.Sc.
Global Solar Thermal & PV Energy Consortium
eConsortium of high-tech developers, integrators, inventors
Global Mobile 2D Codes Worlds (GM2DBW)
Poland
+48 600 733322 (EU)
dariusjack2006@yahoo.ie

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* Takeshi Utsumi, Ph.D., P.E., Chairman, GLOSAS/USA                           *
* (GLObal Systems Analysis and Simulation Association in the U.S.A.)          *
* Laureate of Lord Perry Award for Excellence in Distance Education           *
* Founder and V.P. for Technology and Coordination of                         *
*   Global University System (GUS)                                            *
* 43-23 Colden Street, #9L, Flushing, NY 11355-5913, U.S.A.                   *
* Tel: 718-939-0928; Skype: utsumi                                            *
* Email: takutsumi0@gmail.com, Web: http://www.friends-partners.org/GLOSAS/   *
* U.S./IRS Employer ID: 11-2999676 <http://tinyurl.com/534gxc>                *
* New York State Tax Exempt ID: 217837 <http://tinyurl.com/47wqbo>            *
* Google Profiles <https://profiles.google.com/takutsumi0/about> *
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