Collection of training and guidance materials produced by UN departments. Training and Guidance Materials include:

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  • policies
  • guidelines
  • Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
  • handbook and manuals
  • lessons learned and best practices

Sub-collections

  • Peacekeeping

    Serves as a repository for all official DPO and DOS training and guidance materials.

New items

  • CPOC Police 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations; DPO/DPET/Integrated Training Service (2020)
  • Developments in United Nations Police Peacekeeping Training 

    (2012)
    International police peacekeeping has expanded dramatically in both function and responsibility. It is a rapidly growing aspect of the United Nations (UN) peacekeep- ing operations; its role has become complex and essential ...
  • United Nations Reinforcement Training Package for United Nations Military Intelligence Officers For United Nations Peace Operations 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations; DPO/DPET/Integrated Training Service
    The UN Department of Peace Operations developed a suite of training packages to prepare peacekeepers for their deployment to UN missions. Amongst these packages are the Specialised / Reinforcement Training Materials for ...
  • 2018.26 Development of Mission / Field Entity Support Division Closure Plan (Guidelines) 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations; UN. Department of Operational Support (2019-01-01)
    These Guidelines provide a Planning Officer in Mission Support Centre (MSC) with a structured approach to Service and Section Chiefs with a logical request for planning input, to start the development of a Mission / Field ...
  • 2020.08 UN Field Missions on Preventing and Responding to Conflict-related Sexual Violence 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations; UN. Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs; UN. Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights; Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict (OSRSG-SVC) (2020-05-05)
    The Handbook for Field Missions on Preventing and Responding to Conflict-Related Sexual Violence (CRSV) is a practical guide to support the implementation of mandates to prevent and respond to CRSV by United Nations Field ...
  • 2020.09 Protection of Civilians in United Nations Peacekeeping Handbook 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations; DPKO-DFS/DPET/Policy and Best Practice Service (2020-05-01)
    The new DPO Handbook on the Protection of Civilians in United Nations Peacekeeping incorporates and translates into action the principles set out in the recently revised DPO Policy on the Protection of Civilians in UN ...
  • 2020.06 Policy on Joint Mission Analysis Centres (JAMC) 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations; (2020-05-01)
    The Policy on Joint Mission Analysis Centres (JMAC) provides guidance on the establishment and functioning of JMAC in peacekeeping operations to ensure that missions have in place an entity capable of collecting and analysing ...
  • DOS/2020.7 Casualty Evacuation in the Field (Policy) 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations; UN. Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs; UN. Department of Operational Support (2020-03-01)
    This joint policy – by the Departments of Operational Support (DOS), Peace Operations (DPO), Peacebuilding and Political Affairs (DPPA), and Safety and Security (DSS) – provides direction on the management of casualty ...
  • 2019.19 Assessment for Mission Service of Individual Police Officers (SOP) (Revised) 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations; UN. Department of Operational Support (2019-09-09)
    This SOP provides instructions and guidance to the Police Division (PD) of the United Nations Department of Peace Operations (DPO) and UNPOL components of United Nations peacekeeping operations (PKOs) and special political ...
  • 2020.6 Development of Energy Infrastructure Management Plans for UN Field Missions (SOP) 

    UN. Department of Operational Support (2020-03-04)
    This document sets out the global standard operating procedures for mission level infrastructure energy management, which is a requirement of DPKO/DFS Environmental Policy for UN Field Missions (2009.6). It sets out the ...
  • 2019.34 Specialized Police Teams on Assignment with United Nations Peace Operations (Guidelines) 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations; UN. Department of Operational Support (2019-09-01)
    This document provides guidance on the administration of police officers and civilian policing experts deployed as a part of a specialised police team. The guidance set forth in this document shall assist the United Nations ...
  • 2019.27 United Nations Manual on Ammunition Management (Manual) 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations; UN. Department of Operational Support (2020-01-01)
    The United Nations Manual on Ammunition Management is an essential reference for Member States, troop and police contributing countries, military commanders, police commissioners and staff officers in United Nations peace ...
  • DPO Gender Equality and Women, Peace and Security Resource Package 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations (2020-01-01)
    The purpose of the Gender Equality and Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Resource Package is to enhance the skills and capacity of DPO personnel, as guided by the ten Security Council resolutions on WPS and further elaborated ...
  • 2019.22 Special Investigations (Guidelines) 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations; DPKO-DFS/DPET/Policy and Best Practice Service (2020-01-01)
    The purpose of these Guidelines is to provide United Nations personnel with guidance on the establishment and conduct of special investigations in peacekeeping operations. This is the first version of these guidelines.
  • 2020.01 United Nations Infantry Battalion Manual (UNIBAM) 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations; DPKO/OMA/Office of the Military Advisor (2020-01-01)
    The purpose of the United Nations Infantry Battalion Manual (UNIBAM) is twofold. It provides Troop Contributing Countries (TCCs) with guidance on how to train, equip units deploying to UN Peacekeeping Missions, and it ...
  • United Nations Training of Trainers (TOT) Course for Formed Police Unit Command Staff in Brindisi, Italy from 4 to 15 May 2020 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations; DPO/DPET/Integrated Training Service
    The aim of the ToT Course for FPU Command Staff is to ensure that appointed or potential UN FPU commanders possess the core competencies, skills and necessary knowledge to lead their units at tactical level in accordance ...
  • Protection of Civilians Training Needs Assessment 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations; DPO/DPET/Integrated Training Service
    Conducted in 2016-17, to identify performance gaps in the implementation of the UN Protection of Civilians (POC) mandate and identify where implementation can be strengthened through training in peacekeeping missions. The ...
  • 2019 DOS Environment Strategy for Field Missions 

    UN. Department for Field Support (2019-10-01)
    The Environment Strategy for Field Missions sets out a vision that the Department of Operational Support (DOS) will strive to achieve by 2023 in relation to environmental management in peace operations. It also defines ...
  • United Nations Military Observer Course – Rollout of new training material- Switzerland 

    UN. Department of Peacekeeping Operations
    United Nations Military Observer Course – Rollout of new training material- Switzerland Aim and Objectives. The objective of the course is to strengthen the capacity of Member States to deliver UN required Military ...
  • Registration Form - FPU KAIPTC 

    UN. Department of Peace Operations; DPO/DPET/Integrated Training Service
    Title: United Nations Training of Trainers (TOT) Course for Formed Police Unit Command Staff in Accra, Ghana from 2 to 13 March 2020 Description: The aim of the ToT Course for FPU Command Staff is to ensure that ...

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