“We have contributed to state-building in Palestine”

During 2015 the Folke Bernadotte Academy (FBA) launched a two-year training programme for Palestinian officials, on practical aspects of diplomatic affairs. The final training session has now been held in Ramallah. “We have contributed to state-building in Palestine, and in the long run that is of course important for a peaceful development”, says FBA Director-General Sven-Eric Söder.

2016-03-22 14:14

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Training Manual: A Gender Perspective in CSDP

This training manual has been developed to provide an introduction to the policy framework on United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 (UNSCR 1325) and its follow-up resolutions, the concept of gender and its practical application in the context of the European Union's Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) for both civilian and military personnel.

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