Arms Transfers

Monday, October 14, 2013 - 05:58

An assessment and strategic guidance, based on a Defense Policy Board review, ``of the efforts of the Department of Defense to build the capacity of, and partner with, foreign military forces in support of national defense and security strategies.``

Monday, October 14, 2013 - 05:54

A discussion of the roles played by the Defense and State departments in conducting security assistance programs, the strengths and weaknesses of the Foreign Assistance Act, and recommended changes.

Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 12:58

Enforcement, along with the economic downturn in
the United States, likely contributed to the drop in unauthorized migration, though the precise
share of the decline attributable to enforcement is unknown

Wednesday, September 4, 2013 - 12:38

Describes the status of CBSI funding in fiscal years 2010 through fiscal year 2012, as well as activities this funding has supported

Monday, September 2, 2013 - 08:40

An accounting of how much the State Department had spent on the CARSI program, which provides both military/police and economic/institution-building assistance to Central America.

Saturday, June 22, 2013 - 05:14

U.S. policy objectives in Guatemala include strengthening democratic institutions; encouraging respect for human rights and the rule of law; supporting broad-based economic growth, sustainable development, and mutually beneficial trade relations; combating drug trafficking; and supporting continued Central American integration

Saturday, March 9, 2013 - 11:03

GAO is recommending that State take steps to improve its financial monitoring of implementing partners and provide clear guidance for approving subpartners. State concurred with GAO’s recommendations and cited steps they are taking to address them

Saturday, March 9, 2013 - 11:00

According to State officials, authorities that require the concurrence of the Secretary of State are reviewed by all of the department's relevant experts and bureaus, and thus have the best chance of identifying and considering the potential for unintended consequences

Saturday, March 9, 2013 - 10:52

GAO's analysis of data for southwest border counties with sufficiently complete data show that, generally, both violent and property crimes were lower in 2011 than in 2004

Friday, February 15, 2013 - 10:39

GAO looks at some Defense Department-budget security assistance programs in terms of "setting clear goals and defining terminology," "coordinating activities and sharing information," and "sustaining efforts and evaluating progress."