Logistical Support to United Nations Peacekeeping Operations: An Introduction

This course introduces students to logistics operations in UN peace operations. This basic course gives the background and rationale behind United Nations Peacekeeping logistics, the strategy employed in the field and at Headquarters, introduces the mission life-cycle, explains how financial support is gained, and introduces the different components that make up integrated logistics support in a field mission. Eight lessons.

COURSE AUTHOR: Mr. Kamran Baig, Coordinator of Common Services at the UN Office at Nairobi (UNON) and formerly served at ONUB, UNMIL, UNLB, and UNMIBH.

Number of pages: 248 [English]

Publisher: Peace Operations Training Institute [05-13-14]

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Reviews submitted: 27

Introduce a los estudiantes a las operaciones logísticas en operaciones de paz de Naciones Unidas. Este curso básico da los antecedentes y racionalidad detrás de la logística del mantenimiento de paz de Naciones Unidas, la estrategia empleada en el campo y el cuartel general, los introduce al ciclo de vida de la misión, explica como se obtiene el apoyo financiero e introduce los diferentes componentes que conforman el apoyo logístico integrado en una misión de campo. Ocho lecciones.

AUTOR DEL CURSO: Sr. Kamran Baig, Coordinador de los Servicios Comunes en la Oficina de NN.UU. en Nairobi (UNON) y antes servía en ONUB, UNMIL y UNMIBH.

Number of pages: 214 [Spanish]

Publisher: Peace Operations Training Institute [03-22-12]

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Ce cours introduit la problématique des opérations logistiques des opérations de maintien de la paix des Nations Unies. Ce cours de base présente l’historique et la raison d’être du développement des questions logistiques au sein des opérations de maintien de la paix des Nations Unies, la stratégie employée au niveau du terrain comme au Siège, présente le cycle de vie d’une mission, explique comment est géré l’appui financier aux missions, et enfin présente les différentes composantes qui définissent l’appui logistique intégré au sein d’une mission. Huit leçons.

AUTEUR DU COURS: Mr. Kamran Baig, Coordinateur des services généraux au Bureau des Nations Unies à Nairobi, après avoir été au service de l'ONUB, la MINUL et la MINUBH.

Number of pages: 252 [French]

Publisher: Peace Operations Training Institute [01-18-12]

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Date Submitted: Tue 25 Nov 2014


"The course has given an insight in the operations of the UN especially in the area of principles of international logistics and financial logistical support."

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Date Submitted: Mon 24 Nov 2014


"the course is very helpful in acquiring knowledge "

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Date Submitted: Mon 17 Nov 2014


"J'ai aimé toute la planification qui précède le lancement de toute mission. Je travaille personnellement dans un service de sécurité officielle dans mon pays et ces enseignements me seront très utiles. Merci"

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Date Submitted: Thu 09 Oct 2014


"good"

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4 Stars

Date Submitted: Sun 05 Oct 2014


"Excelente curso, solo detecte dos preguntas mal confeccionadas en el examen, la 7 y la 43, porque dan 2 opciones de llenado y solo puedo elegir una respuesta correcta."

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5 Stars

Date Submitted: Mon 22 Sep 2014


" As a chief, now I am convinced that management of any task needs to be thought and planned by accepting to share expertise and experience."

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5 Stars

Date Submitted: Sun 17 Aug 2014


"I have learnt a lot since now i am working under LOGISTICS OFFICE at sector level."

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5 Stars

Date Submitted: Sun 27 Jul 2014


"it has broaden my knowledge about UN and peacekeeping operations"

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Date Submitted: Sun 27 Jul 2014


" It is very informative, educative and practical. A handbook sort of to any peace keeper."

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Date Submitted: Sun 20 Jul 2014


"I would like to tell colleagues that that the POTI courses are very helpful not only in the UN but help us for further studies in colleagues or universities ."

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5 Stars

Date Submitted: Sun 13 Jul 2014


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4 Stars

Date Submitted: Sun 29 Jun 2014


"GOOD. THANKS."

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5 Stars

Date Submitted: Sun 25 May 2014


"It's helpful and anyone interested for UN job can undertake these courses"

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5 Stars

Date Submitted: Sun 18 May 2014


"Je peut dire ce cours m'a montré les différents facettes de gestion des opérations de sa conception jusqu'au plan de liquidation.Il m'a appris le fonctionnement sur les différents structures des nations unies ainsi que leur domaine de compétence. "

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5 Stars

Date Submitted: Sun 27 Apr 2014


"De ce cours, j'ai trop aimé son caractère pratique et professionnel."

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5 Stars

Date Submitted: Sun 20 Apr 2014


"The course is a part of the United Nations Certificate program at APUS. I think it is easy to navigate and stress free."

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5 Stars

Date Submitted: Fri 18 Apr 2014


"VERY EDUCATIVE. I HAVE GAINED A LOT OF KNOWLEDGE ABOUT LOGISTICS."

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4 Stars

Date Submitted: Fri 11 Apr 2014


"The course is convenience and needs critical thinking in answering, thank you "

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5 Stars

Date Submitted: Thu 20 Mar 2014


"salut a tous et particulièrement au organe de POTI.je vous remercie de nous avoir permit de mettre en valeur le talent caché qui est en nous.pour ce cour j'ain sincèrement bossé,croix en moi et prendre ce concours aux sérieux.les questions sont vraiment dificiles mais dans la vie rien est facile.que DIEU bénise "

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5 Stars

Date Submitted: Sun 27 Oct 2013


"VERY USEFUL AND HELPFUL"

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Date Submitted: Thu 03 Oct 2013


"I found this course very interesting. I now understand what it its mean by (COE) contigent own eqipment. maintenance, and the responsibility of UN and the contributing countries, major equipment and deployment of troops."

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5 Stars

Date Submitted: Tue 03 Sep 2013


" During the course I learned many thing to increase my capacity professional! Thank you"

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Date Submitted: Thu 08 Aug 2013


"IT'S VERY INTERESTING. I WAS EXPOSED TO SOME MANY AREAS OF LOGISTICAL ISSUES AND NOW MY KOWNLEDGE IS IN-DEPTH . THANK THE TEAM. BRAVO!"

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5 Stars

Date Submitted: Mon 20 May 2013


"the course was very useful for professional growth"

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5 Stars

Date Submitted: Sun 24 Mar 2013


" Ireally enjoyed the course ,thats why i scored that highest marks.Iwould like share more on logistic support to the united nation."

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5 Stars

Date Submitted: Tue 20 Mar 2012


"Overall a well designed course package. I would like you to check the answer to following question: The UN logistics system expects deployed units of member states on a mission to be self-sufficient for a given initial period, normally between ____ and ____ days. A. 30; 60 (incorrect) B. 60; 90 C. 60, 120 D. 90; 120 The reference as far as I could see stated the answer of between 30 and 90 days - which is note an option. attached below. 2.3 An Overview of Logistic Support Processes The UN logistic system expects deployed units of member states on a mission to be selfsufficient for a given initial period, normally between 30 and 90 days. Regards Brent Morgan "

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Date Submitted: Thu 28 Apr 2011


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