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24 September 2014 - 25 September 2014
This inaugural meeting will mark the launch the new initiative of the OSCE Border Management Staff College – the OSCE Border Security and Management Training Support Network. Particiapnts will discuss the modalities of the network, the mechanisms for co-operation and coordination within the network and with the other similar initiatives. More
27 October 2014 - 28 October 2014
This conference, organized by the Transnational Threat Department's Strategic Police Matters Unit and Swiss OSCE Chairmanship, will seek to provide an overview of the existing models, benefits and obstacles of working with actors outside the law enforcement sector in drug control and help identify ways of establishing and improving such relations. More
7 November 2014
This Swiss Chairmanship conference aims at supporting both the implementation and the negotiation track of the Informal Working Group (IWG) setup pursuing to PC Decision No. 1039, while providing a platform for reflection, discussion and an exchange of views. More
POLIS is a comprehensive, multilingual resource that consolidates all aspects of transnational threats related activities within the OSCE area, such as development of training materials, assistance programmes, assessments and best practices in the fields of border security and management, counter-terrorism, cyber/ICT security and policing. Our objective is to make this vast storehouse of information available to interested parties and to create a virtual community of experts.
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