To impart specialized multifaceted training to national and multinational military, police and civilian participants on peace operations in accordance with current international standards through research, education and professional programmes.
To promote global peace and security as an international Centre of Excellence.
Bangladesh Institute of Peace Support Operation Training (BIPSOT) will organize a day-long Workshop on ‘United Nations Peacekeeping Capability Readiness System (UNPCRS)’ on 03 May 2017.
BIPSOT organized the UN Military Unit Manuals (UNMUM) Implementation Regional Seminar on 26-28 April 2016.The seminar is intended to promote a greater understanding amongst Member States, planners at Joint Staff and Peacekeeping Centers about the various standards and guidelines developed recently by Office of the Military Affairs (OMA), DPKO, UNHQ including 11 manuals developed under United Nations Military Unit Manuals (UNMUM) project.
The expected outcome of the seminar is to ensure standardization and subsequent use of manuals and other guidelines by Member States while planning, generating, training and deploying the peacekeepers. The experts/resource persons from home and abroad including UN Panel will discuss on all the important issues related to global peace and security in the seminar with a view to developing shared understanding and effective contribution by the Member States in multidimensional peacekeeping operations.
The three days seminar spreaded over six sessions under four broader themes covering ‘Strategic Overview of Peace Support Operation’, ‘International Peace and Security - A Shared Responsibility’, ‘UNMUM and Its Prospect’ and ‘Training of Peacekeepers - A Global Approach’.
Bangladesh Institute of Peace Support Operation Training (BIPSOT) and BRAC University signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at BRAC University on Monday, December 14, 2015. Major General (Retired) Muhammad Sahool Afzal, usawc, psc, Registrar BRAC University and Brigadier General Shah Sagirul Islam, ndc, afwc, psc, Acting Commandant, BIPSOT signed the MoU on behalf of their respective organizations.
Professor Syed Saad Andaleeb, Ph.D. Vice Chancellor, Professor Farhat Iftekharuddin, Ph.D. Pro-Vice Chancellor (Current Charge), Mr. Sukhendra K. Sarkar, Treasurer, Khan Ahmed Murshid, Director, Strategy and International Programs from BRAC University and Colonel Abu Jahid Siddiqui, psc, Lieutenant Colonel Khaled, psc and Major Md Ershad Monchur, from BIPSOT were present at the signing ceremony.
Based on the MoU both institutions shall evolve a mutually acceptable schedule to develop programs, hold seminars and exchange visits.