In this video, a U.S. Coast Guard Commander describes his experience with language in Antigua and Barbuda.
In this video, a U.S. Army National Guard major and a U.S. Army lieutenant colonel discuss the linguistic landscape in Tajikistan.
A Peace Corps member discusses dealing with unexpected attention while abroad.
A Ukrainian national discusses English language signs in Kyiv.
A Ukrainian national talks the Ukrainian national symbol, the “tryzub.”
A retired military service member talks about the relationship between the Ukrainian and Russian languages.
A service member discusses language and identity in Ukraine.
A service member discusses challenges with sourcing local interpreters in Ukraine.
The title of this issue is Global Solutions. The articles featured inside in one way or another consider solutions to ongoing global problems or provide knowledge and/or skills to those organizations and their personnel as they go about supporting missions and operations to help resolve conflict and other crises and disasters.