African Civilian Response Capacity
for Peace Support Operations

Training Courses

 
  ESDC CORE COURSE ON SECURITY SECTOR REFORM (SSR)
Friday 04:Introduction to programme/ of participants;Introduction to the concept of SSR Saturday 05:Key characteristics of SSR;Mapping the security sector;The role of non-state actors in SSR;The role of non-state actors in SSR- continued; Sunday 06:SSR, human security and the gender lens;SSR in post-conflict contexts;Coordination for SSR programmes;Coordination for SSR programmes:Exercise Monday 07:Case study;Reflection;Social event Tuesday 08:EU approach to SSR;NATO approach to SSR;Police reform;UN approach to SSR Wednesday 09:Integrated border management reform;Defence reform;Justice reform;Penal and corrections reform Thursday 10:Intelligence reform;Small arms and light weapons;Disarmament,demobilization,reintegration;ESDC brief,Feedback,Final wrap-up Friday 11:Departure Please kindly note that this is a self sponsored training seminar.
  THE PROTECTION OF CIVILIANS IN ARMED CONFLICT (POC)
Sunday 01 DEC Arrival of partici-pants,Welcome and intro-duction,Introduction to the Carana Scenario Monday 02 DEC Protection in a nutshell,POC in UN peacekeeping operations,International legal frame-works for protection,Legal frameworks for armed and police forces... Tuesday 03 DEC UN strategic and operational POC policies and guidelines / Regional developments,Who is Who in the protection field: Mapping main stake-holders at the international, national, local level,Cooperation to protect: Challenges and opportunities.... Wedsday 04 DEC Effective threat assessment and needs analysis for particularly vulnerable civilian groups: Women in armed conflict Children in armed conflict IDPs and refugees Sexual and gender-based violence in armed conflict,Group Work,Exercise: Carana Scenario..... Thursaday 05 DEC Implementing POC: How to effectively plan protection meas-ures and minimize risks,Implementing POC: How to choose the right mix of tools,Implementing POC: Practical challenges in the field,Case Study / Group work..... Friday 06 DEC Exercise: Carana Scenario, Wrap-up, feed-back, official closing,Departure of participants. Criminal responsibility,.... Course is self sponsored