UN Staff Officers Course Opens at the Rwanda Peace Academy

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The course was officially opened by Colonel Jill Rutaremara, the Director of the Rwanda Peace Academy.

The United Nations Staff Officers Course started today Monday, 17 June 2019 at the Rwanda Peace Academy (RPA) training facility in Musanze and will run up to 28 June 2019.  The course is organized in Partnership between the Rwanda Peace Academy and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR).

It was officially opened by Colonel Jill Rutaremara, the Director of the Rwanda Peace Academy. The objective of the course is to prepare officers at the equivalent ranks of Captain – Lieutenant Colonel for service as staff officers in the UN Multinational and Sector Headquarters, or within national contingents.

 A total of 25 Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) officers will attend the course.