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Annual General Meeting and Commander's Workshop-2017



The Asia Pacific Peace Operations Training Centres conducted their workshop at Taj Samudra Hotel from August 1 to 3. The forum brought together military experts from 17 countries. This year’s event was hosted by the Sri Lanka Army.

The idea was initiated by the Bangladesh Institute of Peace Support Operations Training (BIPSOT) in 2008 with direct assistance from Global Peace Operations Initiatives (GPOI). The theme of this year’s AAPTC Workshop was “Challenges of Developing a Robust Peacekeeping Mindset’.

The three-day program provided a platform to identify and discuss the requirement of robust peacekeeping, its relevance and the challenges on implementation.

To appraise on SHARED Course held at Malaysian Peacekeeping Centre from 22 to 30 on June 2016

Institution & Location: Malaysian Peacekeeping Centre (MPC), Port Dickson, Malaysia

UN Staff Officers’ Course (UNSOC) at t Sri Lankan Peacekeeping Training Center on July 2016

At Sri Lankan Peacekeeping Training Center,Maj Habibullah Md Sohel, psc, ASC instructor of  BIPOST  delivering the conduct methodology of Integrated Staff Training Exercise (INSTEX) during Global Peace Operation Initiative (GPOI) sponsored UN Staff Officers’ Course (UNSOC) on July 2016.

Initial Planning Conference, AAPTC 2017

Initial Planning Conference, AAPTC 2017

A preparatory session of the forthcoming Association of Asia-Pacific Peace Operations Training Commanders Conference (AAPTC), aimed at developing a theme and subjects for the AAPTC Annual General Meeting held on Nov 15 – 16, 2016 at the Army’s Institute of Peace Support Operations Training Sri Lanka (IPSOTSL) in Kukuleganga.

This initial planning conference, presided by Major General A.P de Z Wickramaratne, Director General, General Staff, was contributed by Mr. Steven Takeshi Takekoshi of United States Pacific Command (USPACOM), Major General Md Enayet Ullah and Major Gazi Ashiqur Rahman of the AAPTC Secretariat in Bangladesh Institute of Peace Support Operations Training (BIPSOT) with other participants from different peacekeeping institutions.

"United Nations Military Observers Course" at China Peacekeepers Center


Major Gazi Ashiqur Rahman of BIPSOT conducting class in “United Nations Military Observers Course” organized by China Peacekeepers Center from 07 to 23 September 2015. Maj Ashiq was one of the 6 international instructor who were responsible to conduct the course where 27 military officers from 16 countries participated.


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