ALMATY, Kazakhstan, 18 October 2016 – A nine-day OSCE regional demilitarization manager’s training course for 30 military and civilian experts focusing on Advanced Explosive Ordnance Disposal Level 3+ began today in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
Participants from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan will enhance their managerial skills in adherence with specific requirements of international guidelines and best practices for the safe, effective as well as efficient demilitarization of conventional ammunition and explosives. Experts from Slovenia and the United Kingdom will share their experience and best practices in this field.
LYAUR, Tajikistan, 30 September 2016 – Two five-day courses on explosive ordnance disposal with the focus on defeating improvised explosive devices facilitated by the OSCE Office in Tajikistan concluded in Lyaur today.
Thirty-five representatives of national armed forces as well as national mine action coordination authorities and supporting agencies from Afghanistan, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan completed the training courses.
More than 40 specialists from Afghanistan, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan completed a training seminar on advanced explosive ordnance disposal on April 20, 2016 in Dushanbe, organized by the OSCE Office in Tajikistan as a part of a multi-year project.
The course, which covered levels one and two of the explosive ordnance disposal curriculum outlined in International Mine Action Standards, was held at the Lyaur Field Training Centre of Tajikistan’s Ministry of Defence. The participants came from national armed forces, national mine action co-ordination authorities and civilian agencies which are directly engaged in addressing explosive hazards threats.
Dushanbe, 30 March 2016.
A four-day seminar organized by the OSCE Office in Tajikistan on explosive hazards training management opened at the Office’s premises in Dushanbe on 29 March 2016.
Eighteen training managers and instructors working in explosive hazards reduction and response at the national armed forces, national mine action co-ordination authorities as well as supporting agencies from Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and the Unites States, are taking part.