SFA

Journal Article | November 18, 2017 01:30 PM | Comments(10)

Responding to the crisis of ineffective governance will require governance advising during all phases of military operations.  We describe here the potential role of the SFAB in such a response.

Journal Article | September 16, 2017 01:00 PM | Comments(4)

A reduced U.S. military footprint around the world coupled with an increase in state and non-state threats has forced us to reconsider our strategy and posture.

Journal Article | August 11, 2017 07:39 AM | Comments(1)

Should the Army prepare to fight other modern militaries like those of Russia and China, or orient on stabilizing war-torn states like Syria, Iraq, and Afghanistan?

Journal Article | January 17, 2017 02:26 AM | Comments(22)

The Army will remain the only organization in our nation’s national security arsenal that enables the competent projection of national power to directly influence human activity.

Journal Article | April 24, 2013 01:25 AM | Comments(1)

Ten easy to follow recommendations to help you become an effective military advisor.

Journal Article | April 9, 2013 01:30 AM | Comments(26)

The “U.S. in the Lead” COIN approach usually fails where security force assistance could succeed.

Blog post | February 6, 2013 02:30 AM | Comments(6)

In the face of coming cuts, US leaders need to ensure that human rights, values, and ethics training are reinforced in all US funded training.

Journal Article | January 25, 2013 02:30 AM | Comments(18)

Operators must understand local culture and must harness the power of local institutions to fight an irregular enemy. A proposed method to do so.

Journal Article | December 20, 2012 04:30 AM | Comments(8)

The key to successful advisor preparation lies in understanding the operational environment.

Journal Article | September 24, 2012 03:30 AM | Comments(6)

“Afghan Led” is a critical aspect of our counterinsurgency operations that we must grasp to enable ultimate mission success.

Journal Article | August 7, 2012 05:14 AM | Comments(2)

A British model, an American model, a Robinson model.

Blog post | August 1, 2012 04:00 AM | Comments(2)

Our Western design and training programs are subtracting capability—by pushing adoption of an alien military culture.

Journal Article | July 9, 2012 03:44 AM | Comments(27)

How "Design" was used in shaping a the way ahead in Afghanistan.

Journal Article | May 14, 2012 03:42 AM | Comments(148)

Capturing the investor's mindset in special operations.