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BPC Activities – PACOM AOR BPC for CWMD Ends: 1. Existing worldwide WMD are secure. 2. Current or potential adversaries are dissuaded from producing WMD. 3. Proliferation of WMD and related materials to current and/or potential adversaries is dissuaded, prevented, defeated or reversed. 4. Allies, partners, and U.S. civilian agencies are capable partners in combating WMD. BPC for CWMD Ways: A. Education B. Training C. Assessments D. Exercises E. Conferences / Workshops / Info Exchanges F. Equipment / Infrastructure G.Personnel Exchanges H. Experiments I. RDT&E BPC Activities – PACOM AOR DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION ENDS WAYS TEMPEST This is a PACOM consequence management exercise. 2, 3, 4 D EXPRESS MPAT Multinational Planning Augmentation Team. This is an organization sponsored by 3, 4 D, E PACOM, and includes participation from states throughout the PACOM AOR. Their major achievement so far is a planning document called the Multinational Forces Standing Operating Procedures—this document was used effectively to coordinate actions during the Tsunami. The latest development is a CBRN-TIM Defense Special Planning Group, which includes a “collaboration and cooperation” web site. SPP National Guard State Partnership Program. This program pairs states with National 4 D, E Guard counterparts. A number of consequence management exercises and workshops have been conducted. CMEP U.S. Army program to provide consequence management assistance though training 4 D, E and exercises. CoE DMHA Center of Excellence for Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance. 4 B, E Sponsored by PACOM, the CoE DMHA provides consequence management training and workshops for states and NGOs in the pacific region. APAN Asia-Pacific Area Network. PACOM-sponsored collaboration web site. Serves as the 4 E portal for MPAT, TEMPEST EXPRESS, and CoE DMHA. BPC Activities – PACOM AOR DEPARTMENT OF STATE ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION ENDS WAYS ATA Anti-Terrorism Assistance Program. In addition to its primary focus on counterterrorism, 3, 4 B this DOS program provides several WMD courses including WMD awareness, equipment grant, operations, and consequence management to interested states. EXBS Export Control and Related Border Security Program. DOS effort to provide training, 3 B, C, D, F equipment, and conduct WMD interdiction exercises. DOS partners with DHS, DOE, DOC, and DOD to implement the program. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION ENDS WAYS IBIT International Border Interdiction Training. A DHS (Customs and Border Protection) program that 3 B, D provides training exercises for preventing proliferation of WMD. The training is being accomplished primarily in conjunction with the EXBS program. CSI Container Security Initiative. DHS program aimed provided radiation detection equipment and 3 B, C, F training at selected ports. Aimed at detecting WMD materials that might be shipped to the U.S. ICS International Container Security Program. A DHS program to install and test new or 3 H, I experimental radiation detection equipment / procedures at select CSI ports. BPC Activities – PACOM AOR DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION ENDS WAYS Megaports DOE initiative to provide radiation detection equipment and training at ports to detect WMD 3 B, C, F materials that could potentially be shipped to the U.S. This program is complementary to DHS’s Container Security Initiative. RADACAD Interdiction/Radiation Academy. DOE effort, conducted by Pacific Northwest National Lab. 3 B, D Provides training and exercises to assist states in WMD detection. RADACAD supports ICP, SLD, and EXBS; supported by DOE, DHS, DOD, and DOS. REGIONAL ORGANIZATIONS ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION ENDS WAYS ARF ASEAN Regional Forum. I’ve included ARF because they recently (Feb 07) conducted a 3 E workshop for member states to improve compliance with UNSCR 1540.
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