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On March 26th, Kelsey Soeth presented The Stable Seas Maritime Security Index to top military officials from more than a dozen West African countries in Libreville, Gabon. She participated in Obangame Express, the US organized annual naval exercise for Gulf of Guinea nations.

The Stable Seas Maritime Security Index is a first-of-its-kind effort to measure and map a range of threats to maritime governance. By bringing diverse challenges like piracy, smuggling, and capacity-building into one comprehensive analysis, we can better understand how these issues intersect to affect maritime security.

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