This video highlights how to manage feeling off-balance in another culture. This is a part of the Culture Matters video series.
This video highlights the importance of asking "why." This is a part of the Culture Matters series.
This video describes the role and importance of culture in military operations and the need to have cross cultural competence.
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.
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.
This video discusses etiquette in Egypt.
In this video, a Mauritanian expert discusses greetings in Mauritania.
In this video, a Sudanese expert discusses a common expression in Sudan.
In this video, a linguist discusses the impact of Islam on Egyptian culture.
In this video, a linguist discusses the Egyptian people.