This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Course Description Efficient and timely provision of Shared Situational Awareness (SSA) and Crisis Information Management (CIM) are essential to enable effective decision-making in Multi-dimensional Peace Operations and are a prerequisite for effects-based operations and the comprehensive approach, founding principles of the United Nations and African Union integrated mission planning processes.
The course is open to civilian, military, and police experts currently working or planning to work in peace or humanitarian operations or other crisis management organisations in the area of information management. The course especially targets experts working in departments of information analysis at a peace operation, with a special focus on operations in Africa.
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23/02/2013 to 03/03/2013
International Peace Support Training Center (IPSTC)
Folke Bernadotte Academy (FBA), Zentrum für Internationale Friedenseinsätze (ZIF), ICT4Peace Foundation announce the new Crisis
In the last few years, in addition to continuous improvements of earth-observation and Web mapping techniques, a new source of geo-information based on social media and new mobile technologies has emerged, bringing new insights into the mechanism of rapid crisis mapping.