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The training is in the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights (VPSHR) module, and was facilitated by Capacity Training International who are the leading experts in this area of training.

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Forty-five Police Personnel are undergoing training in International Policing, Marine Law, Human Rights and how to combat criminal syndicates in the Oil Find Zone in Takoradi.

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Capacity Training International

Suite 3
95 Wilton Road
London
United Kingdom
SW1V 1BZ

Email

Phone: +44 845 8688596

Fax: +44 845 0204259

VPSHR Training Specialists and Advisors

Director

Chris is a former United Nations Police Director and Deputy Police Commissioner, responsible for the administration of 11,000 international and local national police in Kosovo. During his tenure, Chris oversaw the inception and development of the Kosovo Police Service.


Chris also worked as the Training Manager for an international training foundation managing a Human Rights (VPSHR) based security-training project in conjunction with the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) pipeline project operated by BP. Chris has also managed VPSHR training projects in Papua New Guinea for Barrick Gold and Ghana for Tullow Oil, and has been engaged as a Human Rights Consultant reviewing training materials for the Police Service of Northern Ireland.


For the past three years Chris has managed security and community relations for a Canadian Oil and Gas company in Iraqi Kurdistan, where he is also the company lead on the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights implementation plan.


Chris is a Fellow of the Institute of Leadership and Management (UK) and holds a degree and post graduate diploma in professional management.

Personnel

The international team at CTI primarily consists of retired and serving law enforcement professionals who have broad experience in human rights development projects worldwide and are considered experts in their respective fields.


All CTI consultants have an extensive background in both practical and theoretically based policing concepts, international human rights and humanitarian law (It should be noted that military personnel performing internal security tasks generally fall under the definition of Law Enforcement Officers; Article #1, Commentaries a & b: United Nations Code of Conduct for Law Enforcement Officials, adopted by General Assembly resolution 34/169 of 17 December 1979).


All CTI consultants have substantial previous experience working as certified trainers with national law enforcement agencies and also on behalf of recognized international bodies such as the United Nations (UN), European Union (EU), International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), and the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE).


CTI’s Human Rights Specialists have attained post-graduate qualifications from the top human rights faculties in the world. They also have substantial international law enforcement experience (generally at senior command level) and are utilized to review training materials and programs.


Sample of biographies are available on request.