Fifth Annual Meeting of Joint PKO/SPM/UNDP Senior DDR Officers
Held at: Casablanca, Morocco | On: 6/18/2013

The Fifth Annual Meeting of Joint PKO/SPM/UNDP Senior DDR Officers will take place from 18 to 21 June 2013, in Casablanca, Morocco under the theme of “New Contexts and Approaches to DDR”. The meeting, conceived to provide senior DDR Officers a forum of information and exchange on salient DDR issues, will focus on discussions of new contexts and caseloads for DDR, alternative options including CVR, AVR and community security, reintegration, DDR-SSR linkages as well as regional and transnational armed groups issues. Some 40 participants will be invited to attend this meeting, including DDR Chiefs of UN peace operations, UNDP DDR programme managers, as well as a number of external resource persons to guide in the discussions on emerging challenges. The meeting will be facilitated by DPKO DDR Section and UNDP BCPR, HQ. 

Organizers: DPKO and UNDP
Contact: Hwa Lee