UTILITY OF GENDER IN PEACE SUPPORT OPERATIONS COURSE
NON-RESIDENT NATO APPROVED
|ePrime Reference Number:||Based on ACT.653|
|ETOC Course Code:||Based on GEN-GO-21324|
|ETF Course Code:||PSOTC.MTT.3|
The Utility of Gender in PSO Course (UGPSOC) was developed to increase awareness and provide a conceptual understanding of gender issues in the security sector. It has a particular focus on peace support operations (PSO) and how peace support force (PSF) should understand women’s needs and their role as actors within the society they are tasked to protect.
The aim of the course is to provide participants with an understanding of applying a gender perspective in the security sector and the importance of the application of gender perspective on peace support operations, as well as of the prevention of sexual violence in conflict.
- Illustrate international framework and guidelines related to gender mainstreaming in PSO;
- Explain the importance of gender perspective implementation through all phases of PSO;
- Exemplify implementation of a gender perspective in all functional areas;
- Explain the importance of addressing CRSV;
- Summarize measures to address CRSV.
- Up to 40 participants;
- Military officers (OF-1 – OF-4) and NCOs (OR-5 – OR-9) including all services, police, and civilians (mid-level decision makers);
- Participants have to have at least 2, 2, 2, 2 of proficiency in English (as prescribed by STANAG 6001) or approximately B2 level in accordance with the Common European Frame (CEFR).
This course is based on the resident NATO-approved Utility of Gender in PSO Course (ePrime: ACT.653; ETOC: GEN-GO-21324). The Course is delivered by national and international instructors and subject matter experts.
ADVANCED DISTANCE LEARNING
A pre-courserecommendation for this Course is that student finishes ADL 169 – “Improving Operational Effectiveness by Integrating Gender Perspective (JKO New Version)” on NATO Partnership for Peace Consortium Advanced Distributed Learning Website. The student is expected to present the printed ADL Course Certificate to the Course Admin at PSOTC during the in-processing phase.
REMARK: PSOTC is not the owner of the prerequisite material. It is located on the third parties websites and all regulations and procedures applied can be found on their websites. In order to get the access to the referred course it is mandatory to create an account on the JADL portal. Please, refer to the Course catalogue (page 6 – 8).