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New Department of Defense Climate Risk Analysis

New Department of Defense Climate Risk Analysis

Bill Kobren

DoD yesterday released an unclassified version of a new Department of Defense, Office of the Undersecretary for Policy (Strategy, Plans, and Capabilities). 2021. Department of Defense Climate Risk Analysis. See an accompanying article entitled “DOD Analysis Highlights Geostrategic Risks of Climate Change” for additional details, as well as a separate blog post earlier this month entitled “DoD Climate Adaption Plan Considerations”.

Questions we might want to be asking ourselves as life cycle logisticians and product support managers may include: How do these issues affect the long- and even short-term sustainment strategy for my program(s)? Implications for sources of supply or maintenance? Corrosion prevention and control? Encourage you to consider potential risks, issues and opportunities across each of the integrated product support (IPS) elements.