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3RD MTT: EXERCISING PLANNING PROCESS COURSE (EPPC) OPENING CEREMONY

The opening ceremony in respect of the Exercise Planning Process Course (EPPC) scheduled from 2-13 June 2014 was held on Monday 02 June 2014 at SADC Regional Peacekeeping Training Centre (SADC-RPTC) in Harare, Zimbabwe. The opening ceremony was graced by Commandant SADC-RPTC, Brigadier General Chellah from Zambia flanked by his Deputy, Colonel Samuel Ndlovu from Zimbabwe. The course is being sponsored by SADC.

The course is conducted by a Mobile Training Team (MTT) comprising four facilitators from IPSTC-Kenya.

The training brought together 29 participants from the SADC Member countries owing to the impending AMANI AFRICA II Field Training Exercise (FTX) that is scheduled to be conducted in the Months of October/November 2014 in Maseru-Lesotho. The participants were drawn from Africa countries as follows; Botswana, Malawi, Zambia, DRC, Tanzania, Lesotho, Swaziland, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Madagascar, Mauritius and South Africa.