Situating yourself within the crisis management framework
A. What are the different types of missions?
B. What are the major international organisations in the field?
C. How are missions established?
D. Thematic issues and priority areas in missions
E. Cooperation and coordination approaches
A. Context sensitivity/do no harm
B. Local ownership
C. Human security
D. Resolution 1325
E. Protection of civilians
F. Responsibility to protect (R2P)
Preparing for deployment
A. Understanding the situation
B. What should you do before departure?
C. What should you pack before departure?
How to cope with everyday reality in the field
A. Procedures and code of conduct
B. Cultural sensitivity and diversity
C. Crosscutting concepts and themes
D. Managing communication and media relations
E. Dress codes and uniforms
F. Addressing the language barrier
G. Go green. Be green.
Dealing with health, safety and security challenges
A. Staying healthy
B. Staying safe
A. Communications equipment
B. Map reading and navigation
C. Four-wheel driving
Handover and departure
A. Final in-country steps
B. Returning home
A. Phonetic alphabet
C. Signal quality/readability
D. Radio procedure words
E. Military ranks