On 12th of June 2019, Commander of SEEBRIG, Brigadier General Tudorică PETRACHE participated in the SEDM Deputy Chiefs of Defence Meeting (DCHOD), which took place in Skopje/Na-5. The participants were informed about the achievements since the last DCHOD meeting and also future activities, medium/long term projects and concerns of SEEBRIG.
SEEBRIG representative LTC Dobril RADOSLAVOV (Na-2) took part in an expert-led workshop organized by the OSCE High Level Planning Group (HLPG) in Vienna, Austria from 5 to 6 June 2019. The workshop “Planning Measures for Environmental Protections in Peacekeeping” brought together experts fromrange ofinternational organizations and MoDs– OSCE, United Nations, Multinational CIMIC Group, SEEBRIG, United Kingdom, Sweden, Ireland. The facilitated focused discussions were aboutlessons learned and innovative practices and proven technical development in modern peacekeeping.
From 5th to 6th of June 2019, SEEBRIG Commander BG Tudorică PETRACHE, participated to 7th Annual Interagency Interaction in Crisis Management and Disaster Response Conference, which took place in Sofia. The conference, organized by Crisis Management and Disaster Response (CMDR) Centre of Excellence from Na-2, brought together matter experts, researchers, educaters, planners, developers, business and industry representatives, advisors and various actors from NATO, EU and other structures and organizations.
Between 15th and 16th of May a team from SEEBRIG HQ participated in the Main Planning Conference of “EURASIAN STAR 19” (EAST 19) at NRDC-T HQ, in Istanbul, Na 7. During this conference the team participated to several syndicates and established contact with NRDC-T key leaders in order to settle SEEBRIG’s contribution to this exercise.
From 6th to 10th May 2019, NATO Rapid Deployable Corps - Greece HQ, conducted Phase IIIA of exercise "Gordian KNOT 2019", to demonstrate the deployment and the capabilities of the Initial Command Element (ICE) and the Joint Logistics Support Group (JLSG)HQ.
The 5th SEDM Portal Working Group meeting took place from 15 - 18 April 2019 in Belgrade, Serbia. SEEBRIG was represented by MAJ Kleanthis PARASKEVOPOULOS (G9 plans & PIO).
The 1st SEEDRO Working Group, 41th PMSC and 40th SEDM-CC Meetings of the South East Europe Defense Ministerial Process, took place from 18 - 21 March 2019 in Chania, Crete, Na-3.
Between 5th and 7th of February a team from SEEBRIG HQ participated to the Initial Planning Conference of “EURASIAN STAR 19” (EAST 19) at NRDC-T HQ in Istanbul. During this conference the team participated to several syndicates and established contact with NRDC-T key leaders in order to settle SEEBRIG’s contribution to this exercise.
The Main Planning Conference (MPC) of Exercise Gordian Knot 2019 (GOKT19) took place in Thessaloniki, Na3 in the premises of NRDC GR from 14 to 16 of November 2018.