Category Archives: NDC Communication

NDC Third Annual Open Forum Video Now Available

The video from the August 29, 2012 NDC Open Forum is now available and may be viewed here.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CNnxN3M9TUc

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New Web Home for NDC New Releases and Bi-Annual Reports

The National Archives recently developed a new web portal for declassification information.  As a result some of the links in older blog posts to released entries and bi-annual reports are not working correctly.  The new portal provides centralized pages for … Continue reading

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Interagency Security Classification Appeals Panel (ISCAP) Declassified Documents Available

The Interagency Security Classification Appeals Panel (ISCAP) provides the public and users of the classification system with a forum for further review of classification decisions.   For the first time, documents declassified by the ISCAP are available for public access on a … Continue reading

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NARA Launches Declassification Portal

The National Archives has launched a new declassification portal that provides a single point of access for declassification actions happening at NARA: http://www.archives.gov/declassification/ From this portal, users can get information about recent records releases at the National Archives.  Users can find information … Continue reading

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Save the Date

The NDC will be hosting its third annual open forum on Wednesday, August 29, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon in the McGowan Theater at the National Archives Building.  The theme for this year’s forum will be “NDC Challenges at … Continue reading

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NARA Open GOvernment Idea Forum

The National Archives invites you to participate in the Open Government Idea Forum at http://naraopengov.ideascale.com/. This important dialogue will help provide new ideas and direction to the revision of the National Archives’ Open Government Plan. Whether you’re an archivist, historian, … Continue reading

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Ed Cachine Honored with the First Jeanne Schauble Memorial Award

On February 1, 2012, the National Declassification Center (NDC) began a new tradition by awarding the first Jeanne Schauble Memorial award to Mr. Ed Cachine for outstanding contributions to the NDC and declassification community.  The award was created to honor … Continue reading

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Berlin Crisis Video on C-Span

Today’s post comes to us from NDC blogger Neil Carmichael. On October 27, 2011, the National Declassification Center held a one-day conference on the Berlin Crisis of 1961.  The conference focused on events leading up to and following the Vienna summit between … Continue reading

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Article About the NDC in The Washington Post

Here is a good article from Sunday’s Washington Post that discusses the challenges faced by the NDC and its achievements to date. http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/national-security/national-archives-needs-to-declassify-a-backlog-of-nearly-400-million-pages/2011/11/29/gIQAMAYmPO_story.html?tid=pm_national_pop

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NDC Open Forum

The National Declassification Center (NDC) will be hosting its second Open Public Forum on Tuesday August 23 at 10:00 in the McGowan Theater at Archives I in Washington DC.  Please enter via the special events entrance on Constitution Avenue.  NDC … Continue reading

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