Baltic Defence College and National Defence University of Ukraine
signed the Memorandum of Understanding
On 11th May, the Commandant of the Baltic Defence College (BALTDEFCOL),
Brigadier General Ilmar Tamm, and the Commandant of the National Defence
University of Ukraine (NDUU) Colonel-General Mykhailo Volodymyrovych Koval,
signed the Memorandum of Understanding.
The main aim of the agreement is to support educational activities and
exchange subject matter experts between two PME institutions. Both
institutions will inform each other about their research programs and studies,
allowing them to participate in courses, electives, and other academic
Both Commandants highlighted the importance of the agreement by emphasising
the good existing cooperation and the intent to strengthen it further.
The cooperation between the BALTDEFCOL and NDUU is an ongoing project. The
focus has been on exchanges of experiences related to education on operational
and strategic levels and enhancing capabilities concerning operational
planning following NATO standards. It includes the participation of the NDUU
faculty in the ongoing Combined Joint Staff Exercise Joint Resolve 2023.
close cooperation will be continued in the future as of great benefit to both
PME organisations, and such desire was highlighted by both commandants.