Crisis Information Management
Peace Support Operations
Course Fee: This course is fully funded.
This course targets effective information collection, correlation, analysis and dissemination in crisis situations for success in PSOs. It aims at enhancing the effectiveness of PSO personnel in the collection, collation, correlation, analysis and dissemination of information with the specific aims of promoting situational awareness and improving the quality and timeliness of information provided to key decision-makers in crisis operations. It also aims at enhancing ECOWAS/ ASF/ ESF and regional African capabilities in Crisis Information Management in the context of UN Joint Operations Centre (JOC) Policy.
- Conflict Analysis
- Information Concepts
- Information Management in Decision Making Processes
- Early Warning; Intro to JMAC; The Information Cycle; Information reporting; Information Preparation (Area of Operations) including Simulation Exercise; Country/ area information study