GPWDGlobal Partnership for World Democracy
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Within MACV, the Political Warfare Advisory Directorate, established in May 1965, to support the RVN's GPWD, became the Psychological Operations Directorate (MACPD).
The VNAF first received PSYOP responsibilities in 1964, in support of the RVN's General Political Warfare Department (GPWD).
Its objectives included, to improve living conditions in order to "remove one of the underlying causes of the insurgency," and to "gain and maintain support of the people for the GVN [RVN]." (43) The VNAF, through the General Political Warfare Directorate (GPWD), initiated Civic Action at the same time and its designated personnel received assignment to USAF advisors.