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Mr. Kris Mada participates in a discussion while attending ASC 14-3.

While attending APCSS courses, Fellows are required to complete a Fellows Project which may be done as a presentation, research paper or policy brief. APCSS is now making these papers available on line with our new “Alumni Perspectives” publications.

A recent graduate of the Advanced Security Cooperation Course (ASC 14-3), Mr. Kris Mada is journalist for the Kompas Morning Daily. For his Fellows Project he discusses “Empowering Indonesia’s Local Seafarers to Contain Smuggling (A Case Study: Batam, Riau Islands).”

Empowering Indonesia’s Local Seafarers to Contain Smuggling” is now available online here: