Peacekeeping Training Programme Advisory Board

The Advisory Board provides technical and critical analysis of the activities of Peacekeeping Training Programmer to ensure the respect of quality standards in compliance with UNITAR mandate and UN guidelines.  UNITAR is privileged to have the expertise of the following individuals on the Advisory Board:


Lt. General Satish Nambiar

Chairperson, Former Force Commander and Head of Mission UN Protection Force in Yugoslavia


Senator, General Romeo Dallaire

Former Commander of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Rwanda


Lt. General Obiakor

Former Force Commander of the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) and Former UN Military Adviser for Peacekeeping Operations


H.E. Minister Zainab Bangura

Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict and Minister of Health and Sanitation of Sierra Leone


Dr. Almut Wieland-Karimi

Director of the Centre for International Peace Operations (ZIF)


Mr. Alan Doss

Senior Political Advisor of the Kofi Annan Foundation and Former Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General to the Democratic Republic of the Congo


Mr. Ken Inoue

Former Director and Chief Governance Advisor, Democratic Governance Support Unit, United Nations Integrated Mission in Timor Leste


UNITAR draws on their vast experience and knowledge in order to ensure that the programme remains on the cutting edge of training for peace operations. It is also enjoys the support of United Nations Department of Peacekeeping Operations and Field Support.