Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration Course, Barcelona, Spain

Start date: 20 Nov 2017 8:30am | End date: 01 Dec 2017 3:00pm

Description:

When:
November 20, 2017 @ 8:30 am – December 1, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
Categories:

The annual DDR Course will be held in Barcelona, Spain, 20 November to 1 October 2017. 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.

The course fee is 1 800 Euros. Included in this fee is the cost of accommodation during the course in a suitable hotel in single rooms as well as most meals, including daily refreshments.

Institute:

When:
November 20, 2017 @ 8:30 am – December 1, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
Categories:

Folke Bernadotte Academy, Stockholm, Sweden

https://www.fba.se

Barcelona International Peace Resource Center, Barcelona, Spain

http://www.bcnpeacecenter.cat

International Catalan Institute for Peace

http://icip.gencat.cat/en/

Invitation:

When:
November 20, 2017 @ 8:30 am – December 1, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
Categories:

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

Invitation DDR Course Barcelona 2017

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

https://fba.se/en/how-we-work/courses/upcoming-courses/?eventID=1438212

Last day for applications: 10 September 2017

Contact:

When:
November 20, 2017 @ 8:30 am – December 1, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
Categories:

Mr Randolph Rhea

Folke Bernadotte Academy

Phone: +46 76 134 16 08

E-mail: Randolph.rhea@fba.se

 

Ms Eva Lopez

Barcelona International Peace Resource Center

Phone: +34 686 379 555

E-mail: bcncentrepau@bcn.cat