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Course Catalogue 2019

Master Students' Perspectives   


Child Soldiers Project



Mandated to Protect


Mandated to Protect DVD

"Mandated to Protect" is a documentary that explores the UN mandate in the area of protection of civilians.

Over the past 20 years, protection of civilians in peacekeeping operations has moved to the forefront of the Security Council resolutions, under which the United Nations peacekeepers are deployed. But what exactly is meant by 'protection of civilians'? How are peacekeepers meant to protect? What are the responsibilities of heads of mission and force commanders? How are we to counter crimes against women and children, which have become weapons of war? These and other questions are addressed in this documentary film, which features contributions from the United Nations personnel, military, police and civilian peacekeepers, as well as representatives from international non-governmental organisations around the world with vast experience in the protection of civilians in the context of peacekeeping operations.


UN Greening The Blue - Targeted Training Offer in collaboration with UNEP and IISD 


This general awareness training should target all military, police and civilian personnel.  The follow-up specialized training modules will target peacekeeping staff with specific responsibilities related to environmental issues or in areas that could impact the governance or use of natural resources. Find out more >>