443rd Civil Affairs Battalion trains AMISOM soldiers

Strengthening partnerships plays a vital role for Combined Joint Task Force -- Horn of Africa and the Civil Affairs team is at the fore front of that mission. Tech Sergeant Giana Jaworski takes us to Burundi to show us how they accomplish that.

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CJTF-HOA assesses BNDF hospitals, looks for ways to help

A 443rd Civil Affairs Battalion (443rd CA BN) team from Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, engaged with Burundi National Defense Force (BNDF) medical professionals during an assessment of hospitals in Bujumbura, Burundi, from March 17-21, 2014.

Security conference aligns military, political priorities for East Africa

U.S. military and Department of State representatives assembled at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, for the annual East Africa Security Synchronization Conference to synchronize and prioritize activities in East Africa.

Bravo Company, 407th CA BN Assumes Responsibility

Bravo Company, 407th Civil Affairs Battalion (CA BN), assumed authority from the 443rd CA BN during a ceremony on Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti May 3, 2014.

443rd CA BN: Making a Difference in Djibouti One Class At a Time

At the top of a hill overlooking the Gulf of Tadjoura, sits the hotel trade school, Lycee Hotelier d’Arta. The school provides Djiboutian teens the opportunity to learn skills for the restaurant and hospitality industry.

US, UK team up, prepare Burundi soldiers for civil affairs in Somalia

Members of the U.S. Army and British army instructed a 10-day civil-military co-operation course (CIMIC) for 35 Burundi National Defense Force (BNDF) soldiers in Bujumbura, Burundi, March 12-21, 2014.