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08.11.2013

Meeting of the Network of Police Education and Training Institutions

Ljubljana, Slovenia - In the framework of the DCAF Border Security Programme, the Meeting of the Network of Police Education and Training Institutions was held in Ljubljana, Slovenia, from 6-8 November 2013. Participants at the meeting discussed activities since the last meeting in November 2012 in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina, where the “Joint Declaration between the Institutions for Police Education and Training in the Western Balkans” was signed. The participants reported on the recent activities within their own education institutions and their role in regional cooperation. They further addressed the Sectoral Qualification Framework for border guards, adopted by Frontex in May 2013, and its impact on national education and training systems. The participants discussed the work plan for 2014 within the Border Security Programme, and expressed further support to the activities of the Network.