Delegation of NATO Contact Point Embassy visited Peace Operations Training Centre of Jordanian Armed Forces
02.05.2013 / 13:08
Delegation of NATO Contact Point Embassy, headed by H.E. Ivana Holoubková, the Ambassador of the Czech Republic to Jordan, visited POTC on 15 April 2013. The purpose of the visit was to get acquainted with the mission and facilities of POTC and to discuss the Arab Cultural Awareness Training Course and its accreditation with NATO.
POTC is part of the JAF´s training and educational centres network. It conducts a variety of courses that help participants carry out their tasks in international missions abroad in the best possible way. Similar to other international centres, the UN modern methods of training are adopted to train these courses. POTC is now a full and official member in NATO PTC Community and Network; the Centre has been declared as Partnership Training Centre since 11 July 2011.
The Arab Cultural Awareness Training Course, which was the main object of interest of NATO CPE delegation, aims at providing participants from non-Arab countries with necessary Arab and Islamic cultural values and perspectives as well as having a real-life experience in Arab-Islamic environment as far as cultural awareness is concerned.
During the visit, the CPE delegation was briefed on POTC main training activities, mission, Culture Awareness Training in specific, and had a tour to various POTC's facilities.
H.E. Holoubková stated that NATO Contact Point Embassy stands ready to assist POTC in promoting the Cultural Awareness Course among the Allies and look forward to future cooperation.