ENTRi – Europe’s New Training Initiative for Civilian Crisis Management

“Capacity building activities.”

ENTRi is a unique capacity building programme that was initiated in early 2011. Currently the project is in its third cycle, shich will last until 2019. The main focus lies on the preparation and training of civilians that are either going to, or already working in, crisis management missions worldwide. Such missions include those of the European Union (EU), the United Nations (UN), the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), and the African Union (AU), as well as other international crisis management missions.

ENTRi consists of 12 partners, led by German Center for Peace Operations (ZIF) from Berlin. Consortium currently offers diverse range of specialisation and ToT training courses, e-learnings and the In-Control booklet. In the third phase it is developing additional training packages.

CEP has been a proud member of ENTRi project since 2011 and has in its framework organised the following types of capacity building activities:
– pre-deployment trainings for Kosovo
– mission management courses
– hostile environment and awareness training courses
– training-of-trainers (ToT).

In the ENTRi framework, CEP is leading te working groups on Evaluation and Training of Trainers. it is the co-author of the following products:

eLearning module on intercultural competence in civilian crisis management

Training PackagesThe Evaluation  Toolkit is now online and the ToT package was uploaded both in English and in its Portuguese version.

HandbookThe 3rd version of the Handbook is now available in Portuguese. It has been developed in cooperation with Guarda Nacional Republicana, Portugal and distributed in lusophone Africa.

QuizA refurbished, more challenging version of the Quiz on the 3rd version of ENTRi is now online. 

Deployment ChecklistIt is now possible to send the checklist via mail to themselves after having filled it in (also partially).

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LATEST NEWS

ToR Training Impact Evaluation for ToT activities is Searching for Consultant Associates

  Terms of Reference   CEP is seeking on behalf of the ENTRi project two external consultants for the implementation of the Training Impact Evaluation Mission (TIEM) of ENTRi activities: TIEM on three Training of Trainers (ToT) courses and a ToT Package TIEM on...
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CEP has been a proud member of ENTRi project since 2011 and has in its framework organised the following types of capacity building activities: - pre-deployment trainings for Kosovo - mission management courses - hostile environment and awareness training courses -...
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CEP organised ToT course in Prishtina

Training of Trainer (ToT), organised by the Centre for European Perspective between 29 November and 1 December in Prishtina, Kosovo, is an important feature of civilian crisis management missions due to constant rotation of staff, the challenging environment in which...
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CEP is hosting a Partner Meeting of the ENTRi Consortium

ENTRi is a unique capacity building programme that was initiated in early 2011. Currently the project is in its third cycle, lasting until 2019. The main focus lies on the preparation and training of civilians that are either going to, or already working in, crisis...
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CEP among the mentioned contributors to EU’s civilian missions training

Last week the European External Action Service (EEAS) published the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) Annual Report that provides an overview on how CSDP operations and missions are operating related to the priorities they are focused on. An important aspect...
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PUBLICATIONS

ENTRi Handbook "In Control" - a handbook, designed to accompany civilian experts on their way through crisis management missions.

The handbook also contains practical information on a variety of issues that are common to working in a mission. From dealing with health and security challenges to technical information on radio operation, map reading, and four-wheel driving – the ENTRi handbook is a valuable companion.