Office of Management Strategy and Solutions
The Office of Management Strategy and Solutions (M/SS) is the Under Secretary for Management’s central management analysis organization. M/SS is comprised of three staffs that handle management policy, rightsizing, and innovation.
National Security Decision Directive (NSDD) 38
The National Security Decision Directive (NSDD) 38 dated June 2, 1982, gives the Chief of Mission (COM) control of the size, composition, and mandate of overseas full-time mission staffing for all U.S. Government agencies.Learn More About NSDD National Security Decision Directive (NSDD) 38
Sustainability at the U.S. Department of State
The Greening Diplomacy Initiative (GDI) is driven by the concept of eco-diplomacy, a term the Department coined to reflect the importance of leveraging the Department’s facilities and operations as a strategic platform to advance the conservation of natural resources and highlight U.S. environmental technological and policy successes.Learn More About GDI Sustainability at the U.S. Department of State