Noting that Ethiopia is key player in enhancing regional security and a leading contributor to the peacekeeping operations of AU and UN, the Commander said, the training would help to strengthen effectiveness of such missions.
Providing the training in collaboration with GCSP will enable the Peace Support Training Center be center of knowledge, as it envisioned to become regional centers of excellence in peace support operations, the Commander said.
Military Advisor of Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP), Major General Andreas Bolsterli said that collaboration is important in the efforts to tackle major security challenges.
He also added that the training marks a new step to the existing excellent relationship between the two countries.
Appreciating the continuity of the collaboration, Bolsterli pointed out “I can assure you of our sincerest will to provide the best support possible for the development of your ability to conduct your institutional services.”