J5 - Strategy, Engagement and Programs


U.S. Africa Command's Directorate for Strategy, Engagements, and Programs is comprised of dedicated, customer-focused individuals who provide services and products to help ensure a more stable and secure Africa.

The directorate develops strategic guidance, plans military campaigns and operations, and conducts security cooperation activities within the area of responsibility to deter and defeat transnational threats and enable environments conducive to good governance and development.

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This information is for inbound U.S. Africa Command personnel assigned to positions with Offices of Security of Cooperation and under the Chief of Mission authority in Africa.


J5 is dedicated to translating our mission into this vision: 1) A safe and secure Africa is in the best interest of African nations and the United States of America. 2) African nations are best served by helping themselves meet their goals 3) AFRICOM J5 works with our partner nations to fulfill their own objectives and security interests


U.S. Africa Command
ATTN: Strategy, Engagment and Programs, J5
UNIT 29951, Box 29
APO AE 09751-9951

DSN: 324.591.5002
Commercial: +49 (0)711.7081.5002
FAX: +49 (0)711.729.2521