HSCB programs are organized into four capabilities, each set feeding into the next and forming a cycle. Click on each capability area for a complete list of programs in the area.
Understand: Capabilities to support thorough perception and comprehension, grounded in social and behavioral science, of the sociocultural features and dynamics in an operational environment.
Detect: Capabilities to discover, distinguish, and locate operationally relevant sociocultural signatures through the collection, processing, and analysis of sociocultural behavior data.
Forecast: Capabilities to track and forecast change in entities and phenomena of interest along multiple dimensions through persistent sensing and modeling of the environment.
Mitigate: Capabilities develop, prioritize, execute, and measure COAs grounded in the social and behavioral sciences.