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Major General Francis Ofori Commandant

Fighting Maritime insecurity calls for collaboration-Commandant Ofori

Major General Francis Ofori, Commandant of the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) has said the pervasiveness of maritime security threats across the...

Denmark, KAIPTC partner to strengthen Maritime Security in Gulf of Guinea

The Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) in partnership with the Government of Denmark is organizing the “Developing Maritime Security Culture in the...

KAIPTC lauds ECOWAS for continuous support

Major General Francis Ofori, the Commandant of the Kofi Annan Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC), has lauded the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)...

Ghana remains open to new ideas in pursuing maritime Security

Naval Forces of countries along the Gulf of Guinea cannot maintain maritime security alone without cooperation and collaboration from relevant stakeholders, Rear Admiral Seth...
Humanitarian Assistance

Humanitarian Assistance course underway at KAIPTC

A two-week Humanitarian Assistance in West Africa Core Course is underway at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) in Accra. ...
Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo (5th from right on front row) in a group photograph with participants

CJ charges AU and ECOWAS to Put in Place Early Warning Systems

The African Union (AU) and ECOWAS have been urged to put in place early warning systems for member states with regards to activities of...
Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC)

KAIPTC Begins First UN Senior Mission Leaders Course

The maiden United Nations (UN) Senior Mission Leaders' (SML) Course has opened at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) in Accra. The objectives...
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KAIPTC and GIZ Commended for Promoting Women Empowerment

Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, the Education Minister has lauded the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit...
Dr Festus Kofi Aubyn

Every Media House Must Have Safety Guidelines for Its Staff

Dr Festus Kofi Aubyn, a Research Fellow at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) has urged media houses to develop safety guidelines...
KAIPTC domestic security

KAIPTC Unveils Project on Domestic Security implications

The Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC), in collaboration with the Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS), the Danish Institute Against Torture (DIGNITY),...
Ghana Police

43 Police Officers Graduate From KAIPTC

The Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) has graduated 43 police officers in Police Pre-Deployment Training (PPDT) and Collaborative Policing Courses to strengthen...
Mr Hans-Helge Sander (7th on front row) in a group photo with dignitaries and participants

ECOWAS highly commended over its recent elections

Germany has lauded the ECOWAS for its pivotal role in the conduct of credible elections in West Africa. Mr Hans-Helge Sander, the Deputy Head of...

Ghana’s Democratic Consolidation is Dependent on Security Sectors- Nitiwul

Governance and management of defense and security sectors are essential to the consolidation of democracy in developing and transitional democracies, Mr Dominic Nitiwul, the...
Hon. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful delivering the keynote address at the opening of the Cyber Secuirty Course at KAIPTC

Lack of Competencies a Big Challenge to Cyber Security

Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, Minister for Communications, has said that the unavailability of the critical competencies to deal with cyber security issues is a primary...

KAIPTC Emerge One of Africa’s Top Think Tank

The Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) has been named sub-Sahara Africa’s topmost think- tank on the Global Go-to Think Thank ranking.The centre...

KAIPTC Tops Global Go-To Think Tank Ranking

The Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) has emerged the first institution in sub-Saharan Africa on the Global Go-To Think Tank Ranking. A statement issued...
Charlotte Osei - Ghana's Electoral Commissioner (EC)

UN speaks highly of Ghana’s EC

Dr Christine Evans-Klock, the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Ghana, said Ghana’s track record of peaceful elections and strength of its institutions are important...

UN Endorses KAIPTC’s Course on Police Pre-deployment

A statement issued by the KAIPTC and copied to the Ghana News Agency said this institutional certification was based on an assessment and subsequent...
The participants in a group picture with Air Vice Marshal Griffiths Santrofi Evans, and Mr Andrew Barnes

Women attend workshop on regular gender Sensitivity

The maiden edition of the workshop is being organised by the Women, Peace and Security Institute of the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training...

KAIPTC’s New Commandant take up post

Brigadier General Akwa was appointed by President John Mahama and served the Centre for three years. He said the Centre had expanded his scope...

ECOWAS expresses gratitude to KAIPTC

Mr Isaias Barreto da Rosa, the Commissioner, Telecommunications and Information Technology, ECOWAS, expressed gratitude to KAIPTC and the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) for...

120 Officers Receive Training In Disaster Management

The WADPI training programme, which is part of efforts to combat disaster outbreak in the sub-region, started from July 13 to November 30, 2015,...
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KAIPTC Trains Special Election Observation Team

The participants were drawn from the Ghana Armed Forces, Parliament of Ghana, High Commissions of Nigeria and Liberia, Governmental Organizations, and the Private Sector...
A cross-section of the audience at the lecture

Ireland Commends KAIPTC Efforts

“I believe that we have a lot to learn from how you have developed this facility into an internationally recognised centre of excellence, which...
Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur

Amissah-Arthur urges citizens to develop a culture of writing

He also said the authentic telling of our stories must be done by ourselves and not outsiders. Vice President Amissah-Arthur made the statement when...
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Kofi Annan center partners Austria for Peace and Conflict Resolution

The programme involves joint research activities and the development and implementation of a new training on humanitarian assistance at the KAIPTC, funded by the...
Wpid Mining

Expert urges review of Stability Agreements in Ghana?s mining law

By Francis Tandoh An Extractive Industry (EI) expert in Ghana is urging the government to review the country?s stability agreements as pertained in the mining...
oil rig

Use Ghana Oil Money To Expand Industries – Expert

By Francis Tandoh An energy expert Tuesday urged West African country, Ghana to use oil revenue to develop other industries to ensure sustainable livelihood in...

WANEP & KAIPTC Move To Promote Peace in West Africa

The West Africa Network for Peacebbuilding in collaboration with Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Centre (KAIPTC)has organized a four-week intensive West African Peace-building training...
KAIPTC group photo of dignitaries and participants

KAIPTC opens 2 new programs

The Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) has held a joint opening ceremony of the Development Diplomacy for Peace and Security Course (DDPS)...