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Mission to Skopje co-organised green border observation in mountainous areas training course

Category
Mission Activity
Date(s)
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Subject
Border security and management
Subject
Border security and management
Date(s)
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Region
South-Eastern Europe
Keywords
border management, border policing, border security, cross-border crime, trafficking

Summary

From 14 to 16 September the Mission, in co-operation with the French Embassy, organized a 3-day on-site training course entitled “Green border observation in mountainous areas” for the 16 staff working at the Regional Centre for Border Affairs-East. French police experts who work in mountainous areas shared various skills such as map reading, positioning/orientation techniques, tracking, communication, first aid as well as rescue in mountainous areas. The training course aimed to enhance the ability of police officers to tackle cross-border criminality, including irregular migration, trafficking in human beings, narcotics smuggling and the proliferation of small arms and light weapons.

Information

Added on
07 Nov 2016
Origin
OSCE Mission to Skopje, North Macedonia
Region
North Macedonia
Keywords
border management, border policing, border security, cross-border crime, trafficking
Rights
OSCE