Tag: policy

Cultivating respect and accountability

Some potentially positive news from the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) program: The 2016 Workplace Gender Relations Survey of active duty members reported a 22.5 percent decrease in the amount of restricted reports and a 15.4 percent decrease in the amount of unrestricted reports of sexual assault made by women in the Coast Guard between 2014 and 2016. The number of reports made by men remained fairly unchanged.

Motorcycle Safety Month: Policy

May is recognized as motorcycle safety awareness month. Throughout the month, Coast Guard All Hands will share important information for Coast Guard men and women who ride, and for supservisors of those who ride.

Ocean Stewardship

Yesterday, in San Francisco, the Interagency Ocean Policy Task Force (OPTF) met and held a public meeting to discuss the recent release of the Task Force’s Interim Report. The Report outlines recommendations for developing a national policy for our oceans, coasts and Great Lakes, a framework for improved Federal policy coordination and an implementation strategy

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