ESB’s Civil Military Coordination Section (CMCS) supported the Humanitarian Assistance in West Africa Training Course, hosted by the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) from 1 to 6 October. The training course was sponsored by the Government of Austria. The group of participants comprised of a mix of civilians, police and military participants from all over West Africa, including from ECOWAS headquarters. It is yet another important initiative for capacity building and awareness raising on international humanitarian coordination and civil-military coordination in the region with an immediate impact.