The Course “United Nations Officers Integrants of Military Contingents” –UNCOC at ENOPU finalized

In between the frames of ENOPU activities, on Friday 5th of June of 2020, the Course “United Nations Officers Integrants of Military Contingents”-UNCOC has ended, which was developed from the 9th to the 13th of March and from the 1st to the 5th of June 2020.

Under the Sanitary Emergency that the country is going trough because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the instruction was complemented with courses from distance in the virtual platform of the POTI and a series of complementary videos done by instructors of our force including the different subjects.

The Course was directed to Officers that will command troops in the next rotation of our Contingent and Mayor State to be deployed in MONUSCO (Democratic Republic of Congo) and UNDOF (Golan Highs); training them in every necessary aspect to make their task properly once they are deployed.

In between the topics dictated are founded: the legal frames of the Mission, conduct and discipline, the woman role, CIMIC (Civil-Military Coordination), MOU (Understanding Memorandum), COE (Contingent Owned Equipment), SEA (Sexual Exploitation and Abuse), Civil Protection, in between others.

The Course has finalized with 50 students belonging to the National Army.

The Course counted with videoconferences with the IV Battalion Chief of Uruguay in MONUSCO, Cnel. Álvaro Barrabino and the Commander of Uruguayan Contingent at UNDOF, the Tte. Cnel. Ramón Ramírez.