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Strong Angel - Lessons Already Learned Eric Rasmussen 27-May-00 UN agencies need 230v/50hz for some items Shower privacy is a major issue for the volunteers 5-tons cannot be easily used on the tarmac roads Collect the refugees after church services are over Websites are indispensible - valuable for registration and information dissemination Activists are better when engaged early GPS coordinates are needed early A casual review document proved valuable Time-date stamp everything Build a PowerPoint presentation with a natural flow from ignorance to sophistication. One large presentation with hi Budget UN travel CSSG is the core partner Red Cross volunteers have a special relationship. Good set of people. Thank you letters need to start early Notebook computers are needed in both refu Formalize Responsibilities as Early as Possible Invites to UN/NGO as early as possible Coordinate for Civil Affairs Officers at least one year out (Man Day Funding issue) Set up UN/Military meeting early to develop Goals/Objectives for the training event DRINK HEAVILY Exercise Budgeting (DARPA & COMTHIRDFLT $) Responsibilties defined and agreed to Better staff coordination a must - need to establish a meeting patern for all C3F staff involved Website - need to expand military side - for our planning Need to bring in the Intel folks early for scenario development and situation updates Develop formal ECG Plan (scenario, composition, responsibilities, timelines, control commo) Develop exercise control documents (MSELs, Warning, Alert, Execute Orders from CINC) Bring the military staff into the process (In Process Reviews to the Boss are good mechanisms) OPORDER Development -ensure document assigns responsibilities, training objectives, concepts for all participan Ensure we develop a plan to continue to build on what we achieved and to keep line of commo open CMOC Afloat concept - where do we go from here, what changes/refinents needed ECG needs vehicle, personnel, commo, equipment augmentation from CSSG What do we do next RIMPAC - UN interest in future training ation. One large presentation with hide-able slides for different groups. F staff involved ontrol commo) od mechanisms) bjectives, concepts for all participant and all review and chop on it. p line of commo open
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