Photo Credit: Christine Morrice, PAO, Center for Excellence in Disaster Management & Humanitarian Assistance
HONOLULU, Hawaii (September 1, 2010) - Senior civilian and military
participants discuss the way forward on regional disaster response
coordination during the Asia Pacific Senior Civil Military Seminar. From left
to right: Maj. Gen. Joseph J. Chaves (Deputy Commander, Army National Guard
USARPAC), Jaya Mukunda Khanal (Joint Secretary, Nepal Ministry of HomeAffairs), Amit Jha (Joint Secretary, India National Disaster Management Agency), Col. Christopher Coke (Chief of Staff, 3d MEB), Col. Mark Bednar
(USPACAF), Special Captain Sanyalak Rungsampan (Deputy Director of Joint and
Combined Exercise Planning Office, Thailand), Brig. Gen. Michael Keltz (USPACAF), and John Brause (USAID Deputy Assistant Administrator). USAmbassador to Nepal, Scott Delisi, is in the foreground.