Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration Course, Barcelona, Spain
Start date: 14 Nov 2016 9:00am | End date: 25 Nov 2016 3:00pm
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.
Folke Bernadotte Academy, Stockholm, Sweden
Barcelona International Peace Resource Center, Barcelona, Spain
Course invitation and application can be found in the link below:
Applicants are kindly requested to use FBA online application form (link below)
Last day for applications: 19 September 2016
Ms Frida Lundström
Folke Bernadotte Academy
Phone: +46 70 353 6773
Ms Eva Lopez
Barcelona International Peace Resource Center
Phone: +34 686 379 555