A distinguished visit
On the 28th of August 2023, the Crisis Management and Disaster Response Centre of Excellence (CMDR COE) had the privilege to welcome a delegation from Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Sofia led by H.E. Jongin Bae.
The CMDR COE presented to the delegation the concept, vision, principles, COEs network, and specifically the organization of CMDR COE. Additionally, the Centre’s Branch Chiefs introduced the main activities and projects performed in their Branches. It underlined the wide opportunities for possible contribution and collaboration. Such a process is open for all NATO and PfP members, as well as for NATO's Mediterranean Dialogue, Istanbul Cooperation Initiative, and Global partners.
The distinguished guests again expressed interest on the opportunities for non-NATO nations to collaborate with the Centre and the possible advantages of cooperation.
Together with Bulgarian Diplomatic Institute (BDI) online iteration of the Crisis Management in Multilateral Frameworks (IGOs): The Role of Political/Civilian and Military Crisis Diplomacy Course» read more
We are proud to announce that a Note of Joining of Hungary to CMDR OOE was signed at the Headquarters of the Allied Command of Transformation.» read more
Brigadier General Marcus Ellermann paid a visit to the CMDR COE» read more
Another successful iteration of the Climate Change and Security course took place from 05 to 08 April 2022 on the CMDR COE premises in Sofia, and online.» read more
CAX Viking 2022, 30 March – 7 April» read more
Today, 5th April, the Climate Change and Security Course began. The course is conducted under the auspicious of the European Security and Defence College (ESDC), with the support of the Diplomatic Institute to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Bulgaria.» read more
The hyrbid (residential and on-line) edition of the Crisis Management and Disaster Response Course was conducted in the period 21-25 Mar 2022 from the virtual studio of CMDR COE.» read more
Productive working meeting with representatives from the Department of Energy (US DOE)» read more
Conducting Disaster Management Course via Joint Advanced Distributed Learning (JADL)» read more
Congratulations to the freshly certified GFPs!» read more
CMDR COE welcomes interns for its Spring intake of the 2022 Internship Programme» read more
Strategic Decision Making for Crisis Response Operations Course, 22-26 Nov 2021» read more
Co-sponsored by NATO’s Public Diplomacy Division» read more
The Jordanian National Level Exercise Darb Al-Aman 2021, 7-11 November 2021» read more
Delivered by CMDR COE virtual studio, 4-8 Oct 2021» read more