civil affairs activities

civil affairs activities

Activities performed or supported by civil affairs that (1) enhance the relationship between military forces and civil authorities in areas where military forces are present; and (2) involve application of civil affairs functional specialty skills, in areas normally the responsibility of civil government, toenhance conduct of civil-military operations. See also civil affairs; civil-military operations.
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Major-General Portolano briefed the Deputy Permanent Representative on the work of the Mission with a focus on the current situation in UNIFIL's area of operations, coordination with the Lebanese Armed Forces, relation with the local population, CIMIC and Civil Affairs activities, and related common concerns within the framework of UN Security Council resolution 1701 (2006)," release said.
The CAPOSSO architecture is the first of its kind in creating a step-by-step process in developing an organizational framework for a fusion cell or fusion center operations for civil affairs activities.
The team is deployed to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa to build lasting relationships with African partners and conduct civil affairs activities.
Unfortunately, there were numerous incidents where units promised a village a certain project, but it never got off the ground because the incoming unit decided that it was not a priority for them or just didn't want to be involved in any sort of civil affairs activities.

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