Welcome to the CIMIC Centre of Excellence

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    CCOE’s Holiday Update

    Due to the upcoming holidays, the Civil-Military Cooperation Centre of Excellence will close its offices on 22 December 2014. After spending some quality time with the family and loved ones, we will be operational again to interact with you and share knowledge with regards to Civil-Military Interaction (CMI) / Civil-Military Cooperation (CIMIC) on 12 January 2015.

    A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2015!

    Faith makes all things possible,
    Hope makes all things work,
    Love makes all things beautiful,
    May you have all the three for this Christmas!

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    CCOE offers you:

    - Publications
    – Conferences & Seminars
    – Forum for CMI/CIMIC discussions
    – Up-to-date Policy and Doctrinal Advice
    – Concept Support and Subject Matter Expertise
    – Contribution to the Lessons Learned process
    – Sophisticated Training and Education  


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    What is the CCOE

    The CCOE is a multinational sponsored, NATO accredited, Centre of Excellence. It provides added value, innovative and timely advice, and subject matter expertise on CIMIC for both civilian and military customers. The primary focus of the organisation’s efforts is in enhanced training and education along with conceptual and doctrinal development based on a solid lessons learned capacity.

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    Sponsoring Nations

    The 7 Sponsoring Nations (SN) of the CCOE are Denmark, Germany, Hungary, Latvia, The Netherlands, Poland and Slovenia. In the manning an expansion is already accounted for with 13 posts for additional volunteering Sponsoring Nations in CIC and T&E Branch.


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Explore our CIMIC Field Handbook

cimic-field-handbookThis handbook provides best practice and experience information, covering a wide range of useful subjects on guiding CMI/CIMIC activity during mission deployment abroad.

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Upcoming Events

Jan 27
Allied Maritime Shipping Group Workshop
27  January  - 30  January 
The Hague / NLD
Feb 2
CCOE Community of Interest Lessons Learned Workshop
2  February  - 3  February 
The Hague / NLD
Feb 3
CCOE Community of Interest Workshop
3  February  - 5  February 
The Hague / NLD
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