AAPTC ANNUAL MEETING & COMMANDANTS CONFERENCE 2011
12 – 15 July 2011
The AAPTC Commandants Conference and AAPTC Annual Meeting – 2011 was held from 12 July – 15 July 2011 in Jakarta, Indonesia. The delegations of AAPTC members reappointed Bangladesh Institute of Peace Support Operation Training (BIPSOT) as the secretariat of AAPTC for a period of three years. The Chairmanship of AAPTC and host of the 2012 conference was offered to Cambodia NPMEC on their acceptance. It was also agreed to await decision by Japan and New Zealand on becoming active AAPTC members. The conference agreed to develop an email distribution link for member institutions and post on AAPTC web portal. The delegations also agreed in principle on other agenda concerning PKO training coordination, examining opportunities for instruction and student sharing etc. At the end of the conference, a conclusion of the conference signed by the Center Commandants affirmed their commitments to promoting better efficiency and efficacy in the preparation of personnel appointed for UN peacekeeping operations.