Friday, Jan 15, 2021

Juba, 3 October 2014 – IGAD Security Sector Program (ISSP) conducted a two days validation workshop on the “National Assessment on the needs and relevance of Security Sector Reform/Transformation and DDR for South Sudan” from 30 September to 1 October 2014 in Juba, South Sudan.

The meeting was officially opened by the Representative of the Government of Republic of South Sudan; Ambassador Mohammed Hassan, Director General of Bilateral & Regional Relation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Commander Tuemay Aregawi and Mr. Khalid Abdelrahman, the Pillar Heads of Transnational Organized Crime and Security Institutions Capacity Building at ISSP, respectively, chaired the meeting.

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Mombasa, 3 October 2014 – IGAD Security Sector Program (ISSP) held a three days regional training workshop on “Human Rights and Counter Terrorism” from 30 September to 2 October 2014 in Mombasa, Kenya.  The training was conducted in collaboration with the United Nations on Drugs and Crimes (UNODC).  The meeting was officially opened by Commander Abebe Muluneh, the Head of ISSP, and co-presided by Mr. Ulrich Grams from UNODC.  Dr. Simon Nyambura, the Counter Terrorism Pillar Head chaired the meeting and senior officials from the IGAD Secretariat facilitated the meeting as moderators.

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Bishoftu (Ethiopia), 23 September 2014 – IGAD Security Sector Program (ISSP) convened a five days regional training workshop on Integrated Border Management (IBM) from 22nd to 26th September 2014 in Bishoftu, Ethiopia.  The meeting was officially opened by Commander Abebe Muluneh, the Head of ISSP.   Commander Tuemay Aregawi and Mr. Khalid Abdelrahman, the Pillar Heads of Transnational Organized Crime and Security Institutions Capacity Building, respectively, chaired the meeting. 

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Addis Ababa, 17 September 2014 – IGAD Security Sector Program (ISSP) concluded a two days high level regional workshop to promote and sensitize the IGAD Conventions on Mutual Legal Assistance (MLA) and Extradition on 16-17 September 2014 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.  The meeting was officially opened by Ambassador Tewolde Gebremeskel, the Director of Peace & Security Division of IGAD and was co-presided by Commander Abebe Muluneh, the Head of ISSP.   Mr. Khalid Abdelrahman, the Head of Security Institutions Capacity Building Pillar at ISSP, chaired the meeting. 

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Khartoum, 14 September 2014 – IGAD Security Sector Program (ISSP) conducted two national workshops for Senior Officials of Sudan from 8-10 September 2014 in Khartoum, Sudan.  The first workshop was on the Legal Instruments of Counter Terrorism.  The second workshop was a validation of the “Border Security and Management on the Sudan-Libya Border Research: Recommendations for Enhanced Border Control and Management.”

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