The Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for International Program (DASN IP) is the principal advisor and coordinator for the Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Research, Development, and Acquisition) (ASN (RDA)), on all matters pertaining to International Security Assistance programs, Cooperative Development programs, and Technology Security policy. As a reporting unit to the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition, Navy International Programs Office (NIPO) supports Regional Combatant Commanders' and Navy leadership's efforts in building vigorous relationships with our maritime security partners around the world. NIPO teams with a wide network of U.S. defense industry and security community product and service providers, program managers, policy makers, and technical and regulatory agencies to support the defense requirements of our friends, allies, and coalition partners.
To advance international interoperability and increase coalition lethality, capability and capacity, Navy International Programs Office (Navy IPO) develops and manages technology security policies and Security Cooperation programs.
Lead the Department of the Navy's (DON) Security Cooperation enterprise to build enduring global relationships and safeguard the transfer of U.S. technology.