The Challenge is set for Student Ambassadors to shape NATO's decision-making The 2016 'Model NATO Challenge' started in earnest on 4 February as 42 students from 14 High Schools in the Hampton Roads area, selected to represent each or the 28 Alliance nations, as well as 6 alternates and 8 members of the "press Corps", attended an orientation event organised by the Norfolk NATO Festival Education Committee.
Hampton Roads University Students Contribute to NATO Innovation Using a 'table top' battlefield to simulate a military offensive, university students from Hampton Roads collaborated with local military 'thinkers' to develop ideas that may help shape future NATO operations.
NATO Helps Improve Ukraine's C-IED Capacity From 25 to 29 January 2016, a Counter-Improvised Explosive Devices (C-IED) Awareness Course (CIAC) was conducted at the Demining Center of the Ukrainian Defense Forces in Kamianets-Podolsky, located in the Western part of Ukraine, close to the Romanian border.
Secretary General’s Annual Report shows cuts in defence spending have almost stopped The year 2015 showed how insecurity abroad directly affects our security at home, but it also showed that the Alliance is responding, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said during the presentation of his Annual Report today (28 January, 2016).
ACT Featured Conferences
The 2016 NATO Training Synchronisation Conference (TSC) will be conducted from Tuesday 1 to Thursday 3 March 2016 in Tirana, Albania. The TSC is the flagship NATO Training and Education event. Addressees are kindly invited to plan their attendance based upon the outline programme available on the TSC webpage. The TSC has proved to be an excellent forum to bring together Education and Training (E&T) specialists from the NATO Command… Read More
ACT is currently conducting a NATO Urbanisation Conceptual Study and Experiment to examine the impact on NATO military operations of potential crises situations in urban systems and consequences of Urbanisation in 2035. Participants from 17 NATO nations, 16 NATO Centres of Excellence (COE), academia, industry, and Allied Command Operations (ACO) are researching the challenges and strategic implications of Urbanisation. Why is the Urbanisation Study and Experiment important?In 2008, the world… Read More
Strategic Foresight Analysis 2015 Update Report +… Read More
NATO Appreciation Night at Norfolk Admirals Ice Hockey +… Read More
Latvia signs Supplementary Agreement with NATO +… Read More
Visit of Mayor of Norfolk, Paul Fraim, to HQ Allied Command Transformation +… Read More