UN Individual Police Officers Course Opens at the Rwanda Peace Academy

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A group photo after the official opening of the course.

The United Nations Individual Police Officers (IPO) Course started today Monday, 21 October 2019 at the Rwanda Peace Academy (RPA) training facility in Musanze and will run up to 8 November 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 prepare and equip officers with relevant knowledge and skills that will enable them to perform requisite police tasks once deployed to UN missions as individual police officers.

 A total of 25 Rwanda National Police (RNP) personnel are attending the course.