WASHINGTON, D.C. (MARCH 11, 2016) Protection Strategies Incorporated was awarded one of four bridge contracts to provide support to the Department of State Africa Peacekeeping Program. PSI was awarded the initial AFIRCAP award in 2009. The program encompasses logistics support, construction, military training and advising, maritime security capacity building, equipment procurement, operational deployment for peacekeeping troops, aerial surveillance and conference facilitation. Contractors must possess a broad range of functional regional expertise and logistics support capabilities. The intent is to have contractors on call to undertake a wide range of diverse projects, including setting up operational bases to support peacekeeping operations in hostile environments, military training and to providing a range of technical assistance and equipment for African militaries and peace support operations.