The Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC)

The Centre was officially opened on 24 January 2004 under the patronage of His Excellencies the President of the Republic of Ghana, John A. Kufuor, and the Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, Gerhard Schröder.

In its short history, the KAIPTC has achieved its aim of developing as a regional centre of excellence where education, training and research on peace support operations are delivered to the highest academic and professional standards. To date, the Centre has run over 100 training courses or activities and trained over 2,500 individuals from over 90 countries.