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31 October | FINCENT
UNMEM 3/14: From theory to practice in Niinisalo
During the first week of the UNMEM course in Tuusula 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.


24 October | FINCENT
UNMEM 3/14: International cooperation on United Nations Day  

The United Nations Military Experts on Mission Course 3/14 is well under way with forty students from ten European, Asian and African countries taking part in the training. 


22 October | FINCENT
UNPOC – pilot course completed successfully
A course on the protection of civilians was successfully conducted at FINCENT. The United Nations Protection of Civilians Course (UNPOC) brought together highly experienced and trained experts to share their views and experiences and to build new networks.

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20 October | FINCENT
UNMEM 3/14: UN Military Experts on Mission Course opened
The third UNMEM course of the year commenced on Monday 20 October at FINCENT. The objective of the course is to train military officers who will later be serving in United Nations peacekeeping operations as military observers, military liaison officers and military advisers.

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20 Oct: UNMEM 3 - United Nations Military Experts on Mission Course
10 Nov: LOC - NATO/Partnership Logistics Course
11 Nov: MEC 4A - Military English Course
24 Nov: CIS - NATO/Partnership Communication and Information Systems Course
30 Nov: SSR - ESDC Core Course on Security Sector Reform

Updated by Finnish Defence Forces International Centre Oct 31, 2014 8:52 AM