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Formation avancée niveau 2 sur la RSS

France mandate in European Union, France 01/04/2014 - 31/07/2014

Ce séminaire de cinq jours sera effectué en collaboration avec l'Equipe internationale de conseil au secteur de la sécurité (ISSAT) du Centre de contrôle démocratique des forces armées de Genève (DCAF). Le cours est principalement destiné à des participants, soit déjà en charge d’actions de soutien àla RSSsur le terrain, soit sur le point d'y être déployés dans le cadre de missions bilatérales, régionales ou multilatérales. Il mettra notamment en évidence l’intérêt d’une forte implication politique pour initier et conduire toute réforme du secteur de la sécurité, l’exigence d’une bonne gouvernance de celui-ci, d’une nécessaire coordination entre acteurs autant en interne qu’au plan international.  Le rôle particulier de certaines instances de coordination régionales y sera notamment souligné. La formation s’intéressera aussi aux défis majeurs auxquels tout conseiller dela RSSsur le terrain est  confronté ; elle développera des exemples de bonnes pratiques à travers la mise en commun des expériences  pays qui ont été acquises. 

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Support to the preparation of the EU planning process for the new EU SSR policy

European Union mandate in European Union 30/06/2015 - 31/07/2015

In its Conclusions, the Foreign Affairs Council of 18 May 2015 has invited the High Representative and the Commission to develop by mid-2016 an EU-wide strategic framework for SSR, to substitute the two existing policy concepts (one for the Commission and one for the Council).

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Support to NL-Slovakia to support the EU in the development of an integrated EU SSR policy framework

Netherlands, Slovakia mandate in European Union 01/07/2015 - 30/06/2016

Within the framework of the revision process of the EU SSR policy, the aim of this mandate was to support the Netherlands and Slovakia to organise a series of workshops and seminars together with the EU institutions (the European External Action Service, the Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development, and the Directorate-General for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations).These consultations were used to allow an exchange of views on SSR, the main challenges and current trends around the world and across organisations.

ISSAT provided:

  • Expert advice to the content development of the meetings;
  • Expert advice and input to the meetings, either through facilitating panels or as speakers;
  • Support to the development of concept notes for the events;
  • Support to the development of outcome documents, used to feed in the EU reflection on the new policy.
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Governance and Rule of Law Seminar for EU Delegations

European Union mandate in European Union 29/10/2015 - 29/10/2015

The training is targeted at EU delegations and headquarters staff involved in the field of governance, rule of law, justice and SSR support. The training programme will combine presentations, case studies with group exercises, discussions and experience exchange. As the training aims to be interactive and to create space for exchange of best practices, challenges and field experiences in these areas, colleagues from Delegations and operational units will be invited to actively participate in the sessions along with the trainers, in order to share their experiences and concerns. 

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EUPST training on SSR and Police Reform

UK mandate in European Union 13/03/2016 - 18/03/2016

The course includes several modules covering topics such as the concept and policy framework of SSR, strengthening governance and accountability within the police services, analyzing and designing police support programmes, dilemmas and challenges when supporting police reform. Interactive co-learning methodologies and concrete case studies that encourage participants to share their own experiences will be used throughout the course.

The United Kingdom’s Stabilisation Unit has requested the support of ISSAT to design and deliver a training on SSR and Police Reform. This course is part of the UK’s contribution to the European Union Police Services Training group (EUPST). The training will take place in Sofia, Bulgaria from 12-18 March 2016. All preparations will be handled by the UK, in collaboration with local partners on the ground. ISSAT will contribute to the design and delivery of the course.
The five-day training will bring together approximately 45 participants from various EUPST member countries/ organisations. Participants will be middle to senior level police officers who are deployed in or have firm intentions to deploy to international policing missions with the European Union, the United Nations or other multilateral, regional or international organisations.

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