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BALTDEFCOL hosted its Operational Level Energy Security Course online

Since 23 March, the Baltic Defence College has been executing the Operational Level Energy Security Course, which is certified as a NATO course. College participants from the Higher Command Studies Course, the Joint Command and General Staff Course and the Civil Servants Course were joined by two external participants.
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First “NATO Intermediate Strategic Communications Course” is conducted in Baltic Defence College

From March 23 to 27, the “NATO Intermediate Strategic Communications Course” is conducted in Baltic Defence College. The aim of the course is to educate military and civilian decision makers and planners how to ensure the full integration of StratCom into operations and crisis management situations at all levels within their headquarters in support of their execution.
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Visit of POL War Studies University

The Baltic Defence College (BALTDEFCOL) hosted a visit of faculty and students of the Poland’s War Studies University (WSU), which is located in Warsaw. The visit was a part of the Staff Ride “Kurland 1944” as a section of the familiarization with the Baltic countries and their military history.
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6th Annual Conference on Russia

On 5th-6th March, the sixth Annual Conference on Russia took place in Tartu. This year's iteration “Russia in the World: vision and realities”, aimed to compare Russia’s self-perceptions with contemporary geostrategic realities. Better countering Russia’s offensive actions requires understanding how Russia is using available instruments of power to implement national strategy, what are its future ambitions, strengths and limitations. The conference tried to assess Russia’s position within global geopolitical equilibria and attempt to draw a clearer pictures of Russia’s means of power.
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Visit by H.E. Mr Andris Teikmanis, Head of the Chancellery of the President of Latvia

Today, on 6th March, Baltic Defence College had an opportunity to host H.E. Mr Andris Teikmanis, Head of the Chancellery of the President of Latvia. High level guest was welcomed by the Commandant Major General Andis Diland accompanied by Col Jean Trudel, Deputy Commandant/ Chief of Staff.
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Distinguished Visitor's Afternoon

In the afternoon of the 5th of March 2020, the Baltic Defence College (BALTDEFCOL) welcomed representatives of the Ambassadors and Defence Attachés of our allied and partner nations and members of our partner institutions to the Distinguished Visitors' Afternoon.
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Visit by MG Sergeii Salkutsan, the Deputy Commandant of the National Defence University of Ukraine

Today, on 4th March, the Baltic Defence College had the honour to host a visit by Major General Sergeii Salkutsan, the Deputy Commandant of the National Defence University of Ukraine. The Commandant of BALTDEFCOL Major General Andis Dilāns and the Dean, Col (ret) Zdzislaw Sliwa welcomed the guest.
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15th International Night at BALTDEFCOL

On Friday, February 28th Baltic Defence College’s faculty members, students, family members and invited guests celebrated the friendship of 23 nations with a traditional social event ‘International Night’.
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4th Multinational NCO Workshop in Belgrade

On 24-27 of February, Serbian Armed Forces hosted the 4th Multinational Non-Commissioned Officers Workshop in Belgrade. The event was jointly organized and run by the NATO Defence Education Enhancement Program (DEEP) and NATO Partnership for Peace (PfP) Consortium.
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Celebration of Baltic Defence College 21st Anniversary and 102nd Anniversary of Republic of Estonia

On 25th February, a reception on the occasion of the 21st Anniversary of Baltic Defence College (BALTDEFCOL) and 102nd Anniversary of the Republic of Estonia was held at our premises. All staff and students gathered to celebrate together with the Commandant, Major General Andis Dilans and Estonian Senior National Representative, Colonel Ilmar Tamm, these two important events for College.
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