Reference document

Title
Plan PSYOPS Support to Operations
Description
Planning for PSYOPS in NATO operations should be developed and executed in accordance with alliance [[Plan Operations planning processes.]] the PSYOPS planner should integrate PSYOPS into formalized planning processes and procedures. This is mainly undertaken at the strategic and/or operational level, although it has an impact on PSYOPS planning at lower levels. Planning for PSYOPS in NATO operations should be developed and executed in accordance with alliance planning processes. the PSYOPS planner should integrate PSYOPS into formalized planning processes and procedures. This is mainly undertaken at the strategic and/or operational level, although it has an impact on PSYOPS planning at lower levels. PSYOPS planners will contribute at each phase, but the specific PSYOPS capability of Target Audience Analysis (TAA) (which provides a rich contextual understanding of why populations behave in certain ways), will be particularly useful during early phases of planning. Also, early in the process, the Strategic Operations Planning Group (SOPG) will consider using pre-authorised or preventative crisis response measures which could include PSYOPS contributions.
Level
7
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48c64b7a-1d57-4050-a79f-7cbe16580a05
Parent
Psychological Operations Processes