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OSCE supports trade facilitation in Central Asia and Afghanistan

A three-day workshop for participants from Afghanistan, Kazakhstan and Tajikistan on trade facilitation instruments and challenges opened at the OSCE Office in Tajikistan on 24 August 2015.

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OSCE Border Management Staff College, UNODC regional workshop in Dushanbe focuses on international and regional co-operation to combat cybercrime

DUSHANBE, 19 August 2015 – The need for comprehensive domestic legislation and other best practices on international and regional co-operation in combatting cybercrime were the focus of a third regional two-day workshop, which concluded today at the premises of the OSCE Border Management Staff College in Dushanbe. The event was co-organized by the College and the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).

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OSCE Border Management Staff College hosts World Customs Organization Train-the-Trainer course

DUSHANBE, 14 August 2015 – A ten-day comprehensive train-the-trainer course for sixteen instructors from customs training institutions in Central Asia, India and Pakistan concluded at the OSCE Border Management Staff College in Dushanbe today. The course was organized jointly by the College and the World Customs Organization’s (WCO) Programme Global Shield (PGS).

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Participants of OSCE One-Year Distance Learning Course for Border Security Managers complete third module in Finland

IMATRA, Finland, 3 July 2015 - The third module classroom activity of the one-year Border Security and Management for Senior Leadership course (BSMSL), a course which is organized by the OSCE Border Management Staff College concluded today in Imatra, Finland.

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Border Institute Instructors from Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan learn best practices in development and delivery of adult education

TALLINN, 12 June 2015 – Sixteen Instructors from Border Institutes of Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan successfully completed the six-month Train-the-Trainer blended learning course organized by the OSCE Border Management Staff College, the Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) and the OSCE Centre in Bishkek.

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Staff Course for Women Leaders Concludes at OSCE Border Management Staff College in Tajikistan

DUSHANBE, 29 May 2015 – The OSCE Border Management Staff College concluded its 13th Border Management Staff Course for Women Leaders in Dushanbe today.

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Roundtable Afghanistan – Central Asian Perspectives on Regional Security

29 May 2015 - A roundtable discussion Afghanistan - Central Asian Perspectives on Regional Security was held on 28 May 2015 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. The debate provided a platform to discuss recent developments in and around Afghanistan and their impact on the security situation in Central Asia. Participants also exchanged ideas on national and international strategies to prevent security threats originating from Afghanistan.

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OSCE Border Management Staff College hosts UNECE Seminar on International Transport of Goods

DUSHANBE, 22 May 2015 – A week-long Regional Seminar on the Convention on International Transport of Goods Under Cover of TIR Carnets (TIR Convention, 1975) organized by the OSCE Border Management Staff College and the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) concluded today in Dushanbe.

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Detection and prevention of trafficking of dual-use chemicals and improvised explosive devices in focus of OSCE, WCO course in Dushanbe

DUSHANBE, 24 April 2015 - A ten-day comprehensive train-the-trainer course on the detection and prevention of trafficking of dual-use chemicals which may be used in the manufacture of improvised explosive devices (IEDs) for 14 instructors from the national training customs institutions of Afghanistan, India, Kyrgyzstan, and Tajikistan concluded today at the OSCE Border Management Staff College in Dushanbe.

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OSCE trains border officials on protecting human rights in securing borders from terrorism

Complying with human rights standards when countering terrorism at borders was the focus of training organized jointly by the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) and the OSCE Border Management Staff College (BMSC) from 6 to 10 April 2015 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.

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