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Djibouti, 30-11-2015 – The Inter Governmental Authority on Development Security Sector Program (ISSP) in partnership with the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) are attending a three days workshop attended by seasoned counter terrorism practitioners, experts in national intelligence services, policy makers, judges, public prosecutors, human rights commissioners, police and legal counsels within the IGAD region and the Republic of Tanzania to focus on how human rights and counterterrorism can be a good practice in preventing, investigating and prosecuting terrorism cases in the Horn of Africa region.

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Djibouti, 17-11-2015: A Joint Framework for Cooperation on Peace and Security between IGAD and the UN Department for Political Affairs was signed this afternoon in Djibouti City in the presence of IGAD Member States, the Secretariats of IGAD and the UN, UN Agencies, Funds and Programmes and the African Union in Djibouti City.

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Djibouti, 16-11-2015: A two day high level dialogue is taking place between the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the United Nations Department of Political Affairs (UNDPA) from today November 16 till November 17, 2015 in Djibouti City.

The dialogue is to strengthen cooperation between the two organisations in the field of peace and security and to consolidate partnership in conflict prevention and peacemaking that are pertinent to the Horn of Africa region.

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The IGAD Security Sector Program (IGAD SSP) in partnership and collaboration with Global Counter Terrorism Forum (GCTF) convened a three (3) days counter terrorism workshop from 26th to 28th October 2015 in Nairobi, Kenya. The focus of this training workshop was on “Development and Use of Forensic Evidence in Counterterrorism as a Good Practice in Investigation and Prosecution of Terrorism Cases in the Horn and East Africa Region".

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