Early engagement with potential TCCs is important. Develop opportunities for strategic force generation engagement and conduct formal and informal indicative force generation meetings with TCCs;
TCCs (and even potential TCCs) want to be more involved in planning. Consider ways to gather more TCC input into the development of concepts of operations, force requirements, statement-of-unit requirements, etc.;
Provide more predictable and faster mission support during mission start-up, e.g., encourage and reimburse contributions that are selfsupporting, expand mission support components, and/or facilitate the use of UN agencies (UNOPS, WFP, etc.);
Consider decentralizing authority in-mission and at headquarters in New York to speed...