This video demonstrates a successful cross cultural negotiation you may encounter during your military career. Once you view this video, see how the unsuccessful negotiation went wrong and what you could do to ensure mission success while negotiating across cultures.
In this video, a West African expert explains working with locals in West Africa.
In this video, a West African expert explains greetings in West Africa.
A service member discusses being aware of the impact of civil war.
A service member discusses Sri Lankan food.
A service member discusses cities and urban culture in Sri Lanka.
The BBC has launched a section of its news site in Pidgin, a language widely spoken across West Africa.
If you have plans to head to another country, and you're interested in learning a little more about the perspectives and culture of the people there, see if you can find a podcast about it. We highlight a few language- and culture-specific podcasts here.
In this video, a Malian expert discusses the cuisine in Mali.
In this video, a Malian expert discusses the history of Mali.