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Second Civil War in Liberia

In this video, a Liberian expert discusses the effects of the Second Civil War in Liberia.

Greetings in Nigera

In this video, a Nigerian expert explains how to greet locals in Nigeria.

Social Organization in Jordan

In this video, an expert on Jordan discusses tribalism.

Greetings and Small Talk in Afghanistan

An Afghan national talks about greetings and small talk in Afghanistan.

DoD Instruction 5160.70

This issuance establishes policies, assigns responsibilities, and provides procedures for managing the Defense LREC Program; adds regional expertise and culture as mission critical competencies of the Defense LREC Program; and establishes initial culture learning guidelines.

USAID Policy on Cooperation with the Department of Defense

Increasingly, USAID and DoD share the same operating space. In order to cooperate effectively in the diverse places where USAID and DoD personnel find each other, it is important to draw upon lessons from experiences in Iraq and Afghanistan and from cooperation in other countries and regions where we have worked together, including Colombia, the Philippines, the Balkans, and the Sahel.

DoD Directive 5160.41E

This directive reissues DoD Directive (DoDD) 5160.41E to establish Defense LREC Program policy and assign responsibilities.