OPENING CEREMONY OF PRE-DEPLOYMENT TRAINING

OPENING CEREMONY OF PRE-DEPLOYMENT TRAINING

The Head of Department, Department of Military Operations, Major General Tara Dhoj Pande, formally addressed the opening ceremony of pre-deployment training of Special Guard Unit, UNSMIL and Force HQ Support Unit, UNISFA, on 03rd January 2023. He was welcomed by the Commandant BPOTC and briefed about the ongoing training activities at the centre.

During his opening address, Major General Pande emphasized the importance of pre-deployment training in preparing competent peacekeepers for the effective implementation of mission mandates. He also stressed the importance of the peacekeeper’s understanding of the Rules of Engagement, Protection of Civilians and Sexual Exploitation and Abuse. He further highlighted the emerging new threats and contemporary challenges to the peacekeepers in the present multidimensional peacekeeping environment and the need for maintaining a high standard of Professionalism.


OPENING CEREMONY OF PRE-DEPLOYMENT TRAININGOPENING CEREMONY OF PRE-DEPLOYMENT TRAINING