Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration Course, Barcelona, Spain

Start date: 14 Nov 2016 9:00am | End date: 25 Nov 2016 3:00pm

Description:

When:
November 14, 2016 @ 9:00 am – November 25, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
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The annual DDR Course will be held in Barcelona, Spain, 14-25 November 2016. The course will combine experiences from different DDR programmes with theoretical views on the subject.

The course is to a large extent based on the UN Integrated DDR Standards (IDDRS). It outlines preconditions necessary for the success and sustainability of DDR programmes. It also provides guidance on key strategies and approaches to DDR.

The aim of this senior/middle management course is to give the participants a comprehensive view on DDR in order to increase their understanding of programmes, projects and activities needed for a peaceful development.

The course will combine experiences from different DDR programmes with theoretical views on the subject.

The participants are expected to have a basic knowledge of Peace Support Operations and a need or strong interest to learn about DDR. Invited participants are civil servants, diplomats, police, military personnel, academics and representatives from International and Non-Governmental Organisations. The course also provides the participants with an opportunity to build an international professional network.

Institute:

When:
November 14, 2016 @ 9:00 am – November 25, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
Categories:

Folke Bernadotte Academy, Stockholm, Sweden

https://www.fba.se

Barcelona International Peace Resource Center, Barcelona, Spain

http://www.bcnpeacecenter.cat

Invitation:

When:
November 14, 2016 @ 9:00 am – November 25, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
Categories:

Course invitation and application can be found in the link below:

Invitation DDR Course Stockholm 2016

Applicants are kindly requested to use FBA online application form (link below)

https://fba.se/en/how-we-work/courses/upcoming-courses/apply/

Last day for applications: 19 September 2016

Contact:

When:
November 14, 2016 @ 9:00 am – November 25, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
Categories:

Ms Frida Lundström

Folke Bernadotte Academy

Phone: +46 70 353 6773

E-mail: frida.lundstrom@fba.se

 

Ms Eva Lopez

Barcelona International Peace Resource Center

Phone: +34 686 379 555

E-mail: bcncentrepau@bcn.cat