Course on Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR)

Course info

Target Audience

The participants are expected to have an intermediate knowledge of peacebuilding mechanisms and/or structures, dynamics of internal armed conflicts, 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 organizations.


04 to 15/11/2019

In this ten-day course, the participants will explore the concept of DDR and gain a deep understanding of its role within the international peacebuilding architecture. Furthermore, the course will cover a number of DDR-related tools and tangent thematic areas. The course will cover nine thematic areas:

  • Introduction to DDR
  • DDR planning in practice
  • Security issues in DDR
  • Transition processes
  • Social issues in DDR
  • Political issues in DDR
  • Economic issues in DDR
  • DDR and political processes
  • A differentiated approach to DDR

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