The Inter-American Defense Board (IADB) conducted a Defense Policy and Doctrine Seminar - “White Papers”, on the 23rd and 24th of October at its headquarters - "Casa del Soldado"; with the principle objective of increasing Confidence and Security Building Measures (CSBMs) promoted by IADB Member States.
The seminar was led by the IADB Secretariat in coordination with the OAS Secretariat of Multidimensional Security and included civilian and military authorities of 21 American countries and Spain.
Representatives of Brazil, Canada, USA and Peru provided presentations on design and methodology used for the elaboration of “White Papers”, in order to contribute to the ongoing efforts of other countries that are in the process of developing or updating their defense policy publications.
The documents produced are available below.”
FORMATO PROPUESTO DE COMPONENTES BÁSICOS PARA ELABORACIÓN DE LOS LIBROS BLANCOS DE LOS ESTADOS PEQUEÑOS – JID
LINEAMINETOS PARA LA ELABORACIÓN DE DOCUMENTOS SOBRE POLÍTICAS Y DOCTRINAS DE DEFENSA (LIBROS BLANCOS) – OEA