06 Jun GUIDELINES FOR THE INCOMING FUTURE
The Comité Directeur de Coordination (CoDiCo) held quarterly, met last 04 June 2020 in Bamako. The CoDiCo, co-chaired by the Chef d’État-Major Général des Armées, Major General Abdoulaya Coulibaly, and the EUTM Mali Mission Force Commander (MF Cdr), Brigadier General João Boga Ribeiro, brings together EUTM Mali and the Malian Armed Forces (MaAF) relevant structures.
The aim of the conference is to coordinate the medium and long-term planning of EUTM’s activities in support of the MaAF. On this occasion the EUTM Mali’s activities for the benefit of MaAF over the past six months as well as the state of play of the guidelines since the last CoDiCo were addressed. In addition, EUTM Mali’s current activities and proposals along with the EUTM Mali 5th Mandate main topics and infrastructure needs for this purpose were presented. Lastly, the MaAF Chef d’État-Major Général des Armées, Major General Abdoulaya Coulibaly, provided EUTM Mali with his concerns, priorities and guidelines for the incoming future, training and advisory activities.
EUTM Mali continues to respond to the operational needs of the MaAF. It achieves this through the provision of training support for the benefit of the MaAF. This support covers training and advice on a wide range of subjects.