Visit of Assistant Secretary General

Visit of Assistant Secretary General
Assistant Secretary General Mr. Christian Saunders, United Nations Department of operation support visited BPOTC, on 9th November 2021. He was accompanied by Brig. Gen. Sudarshan Silwal, Director, DPO and Col. Jagadish Khadka, Military Advisor for the permanent mission of Nepal to UN. The visit team was received by Col. Dil Bikram Subba, Commandant of BPOTC.The ASG was welcomed and briefed by Brig Gen Silwal, Col Subba and staff of DPO on various training and peacekeeping related issues including upcoming Quadrennial Survey. At the end, the Assistant Secretary General delivered his final remarks. He appreciated for Nepal's utmost contribution in UNPKO. He advised to focus health care related issues of all personnel in the mission areas. He also highlighted on addressing PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) issues while deploying in mission area and advised to follow preventive measures during Pre-Deployment Training. He emphasized on increasing participation of women peacekeepers in UN missions. Lastly, he focused on the protection of environment and encouraged to use renewable source of energy, to decrease environmental pollution in mission areas.
Visit of Assistant Secretary General