05. United Nations Military Observers – UNMO

United Nations Military Observers – UNMO

Iteration: 26 Mar - 12 Apr 2019

e-Prime code : GR 9.18

ETOC Code No : JIA-SC-3005




-        To  prepare officers from different countries for assignment as Military Observers in

          Peace Support Operations.

-        To familiarize the trainees with UN structure procedures, SOPs and terminology.


-        UN structure, procedures, SOPs and Terminology.

-        Military observers basic duties, responsibilities and procedures.

-        Plan and conduct patrolling activities (GPS and land navigation included), as well as

         execute monitoring, investigation and reporting tasks.

-        Description of UN PKO Legal Framework.

-        Negotiation-mediation and coordination with IOs and NGOs.

-        Media Relations.

-        Hygiene, self protection and mine awareness measures.

-        Cultural Awareness.

-        Human Trafficking.

-        Refugees, IDPs issues.

-        Hostage Survival.

-        Working with Interpreters.


Students Criteria 

-        Officers OF-1 up to OF-4 or civilians of equivalent rank.

-        English language proficiency as described in STANAG 6001/ Listening 3 - Speaking 2 -   

         Reading 3 - Writing 2.



-        Up to 35 participants. (20 slots will be available to international students).

         Allocations will be on a “ first comes – first served ” basis.

-        Domestic (inland) transportation support (from Thessaloniki airport to the

         MPSOTC) will be provided by MPSOTC.

-        Accommodation, food and drink expenses are to be paid by the participants (NATO


-        There will be no charge for lodging and messing for some PfP, MeD and

         other countries, according to bilateral agreements.

-        Duration: 3 Weeks

-        Course fee: 100 € per week.

-        Dress: Service and battle uniform.

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