Episode 12: Future Soldier: People as the Centre of Gravity

The character of war may change, but its nature is based on human inputs. Andy Young talks to Major General Paul Griffiths, Director Personnel, British Army, about how the Future Soldier programme places its people at the centre of capability – not as a cost or resource, but as a battle-winning component in its own right.

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A Call to Arms Video Series

Produced by the Military Sciences research group as part of its Profession of Arms programme, the project is intended to provide a resource for those wishing to understand current issues in greater detail, particularly those undergoing Professional Military Education (PME). Each episode provides an examination of a specific area of military force or capability, hearing directly from those engaged in developing policy and delivering on programmes.


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