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 Moroccan officer discusses the traditional style of eating in Northern Africa.
In this video, a member of the U.S. Air Force discusses appropriate etiquette in Northern Africa.
In this video, a Moroccan civilian and a Moroccan officer explain appropriate greetings in Morocco.
In this video, a former French Marine discusses topics to avoid discussing during conversation.
In this video, a member of the Air Force discusses the importance of not scheduling important events during Ramadan.
The “Women, Peace and Security” forum on September 19 consisting of women military officers, defense analysts and conflict-resolution specialists from the United States and seven African nations, and examined women’s roles as soldiers and civilian activists in building lasting regional stability.
Guest blogger Jane Viviano writes about her experiences using public transportation in Morocco, from taxis and trains to buses and trams.