26 May | FINCENT
UNMEM 1/16: Final exercise completed
The United Nations Military Experts on Mission Course has finished its final exercise. In the three-day field exercise, the student officers worked together with their civilian counterparts, as students of Crisis Management Centre Finland’s EU Concept Core Course joined the exercise.
18 May | FINCENT
UNMEM 1/16: Practical training of United Nations Military Experts on Mission Course ongoing
During the first week of the UNMEM course in Santahamina the students gained basic knowledge of peacekeeping operations and theoretical information on observer, liaison officer and adviser duties. The next two weeks of the course are spent in a simulated mission area in Niinisalo in the practical training phase of the course.
16 May | FINCENT
United Nations certificates for FINCENT’s courses
The Finnish Defence Forces International Centre FINCENT has been awarded the United Nations Training Recognition for its United Nations Protection of Civilians Course.
16 May | FINCENT
The ninth Integrated Crisis Management Course conducted in Africa commenced
Some 25 military, police and civilian crisis management experts from eight different nations are participating in the Integrated Crisis Management (ICM) course during the period 14th to 20th May 2016, organised in Entebbe, Uganda.
10 May | FINCENT
United Nations Military Experts on Mission Course starts at FINCENT
This year’s first United Nations Military Experts on Mission Course started at FINCENT in Helsinki on 9 May. The objective of the 3-week UNMEM course is to train military officers who will later be serving in UN peacekeeping operations as military observers, military liaison officers and military advisers.
29 April | FINCENT
EU Comprehensive Crisis Management Course completed
The second EU Comprehensive Crisis Management Course brought together military, police and civilian crisis management experts from 11 different nations to enhance their knowledge and understanding of the comprehensive approach in crisis management.