28th October to 8th November 2019
The Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre will offer a two week course on Integrated Civilian – Military Coordination (ICIMIC) from 28thOctober to 8thNovember 2019 to limited number of civilian mission staff, police, civil society actors and military participants. This Integrated Civilian-Military Coordination Course reflects the international attempt at moving towards integration in the peacekeeping environment and emergency humanitarian relief, as well as the humanitarian development and assisted integrated missions. This ties in to the multi-dimensional nature of the integrated peace support operations. The focus of the course therefore is to create the understanding of the various mission components and the humanitarian actors in mission, their mandates, structure, activities, liaison fora and the relevant responsibilities when operating in an integrated mission environment.
The aim of the course is to train peacekeepers and civil society actors in civilian mission coordination. This is to improve civil-military relations with humanitarian and development actors, as well as local communities, by enhancing the knowledge, skills and attitudes of participants for effective performance of CIMIC functions in an integrated peace operations environment.
The core objectives of the course are:
The principal target audience for the ICIMIC Course 2018 will be predominantly military, police, civilian mission staff and civil society actors of the rank of Captain to Colonel and Police/Civilian equivalent. Selection will strive to achieve gender balance of participants as much as possible. Prospective female participants are encouraged to apply for the course.
Each participant shall be required to pay a non-refundable commitment fee of $500 USD (five hundred US Dollars).Participants who will require visa on arrival will also be responsible for their visa fees. KAIPTC shall be responsible for participants travel (within Africa) accommodation and feeding during the duration of the course.
Only fully completed applications that are submitted via the application portal will be considered.
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