A Message from the Commandant of the Southern African Development Community Regional Peacekeeping Training Center (SADC-RPTC)

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Photo of Brigadier General Christopher Chellah.

Brigadier General* Christopher Chellah

"Good morning ladies and gentlemen, and welcome. My name is Colonel Christopher Chellah, commandant of the Southern African Development Community Regional Peacekeeping Training Centre, which is based in Harare, Zimbabwe. I am pleased to recommend to all students of SADC RPTC that you enroll in the e-learning programmes offered by the peace operations training institution. This e-learning program is provided free to all military personnel, police and gendarmerie from all member states of the SADC region. The curriculum includes civil-military coordination, humanitarian relief operations, international humanitarian law, courses on gender issues, and other important topics relevant to peacekeepers. I am pleased to recommend this training to all of you and I am happy to participate in this partnership between SADC RPTC and the Peace Operations Training Institute. Thank you very much."

*Please note that at the time of filming, Brigadier General Chellah held the rank of Colonel. POTI congratulates the General on his promotion.