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20 Feb. 2020

NATO Military Committee visit and Inauguration Ceremony of Senior Course 136 and NATO Regional Cooperation Course 23

On 20 February 2020, the NATO Defense College celebrated the inauguration of its two flagship courses.

19 Feb. 2020

Lieutenant General Luciano Portolano, Commander of the Italian Joint Operations Headquarters (Commando Operativo di Vertice Interforze - COI), visits the NDC

On Wednesday 19 February, Lieutenant General Portolano was welcomed at the NATO Defense College by NDC Commandant, Lieutenant General Chris Whitecross, and Senior National Representative for Italy Colonel Riccardo Brizi.

12 Feb. 2020

New RD Publication - The case for NATO’s global partnership with India

04 Feb. 2020

“Topographic maps: the scientific principles of their content” and “Military topography”


03 Feb. 2020

Roman Banya III Workshop - 30 January 2020

On 30 January 2020, the NATO Defense College hosted the “Roman Banya III Workshop”. This is the third of a series of events - which explores developments in Russian affairs - organised by the NDC Research Division. The theme discussed during these sessions was “Dialogue Strategies with Russia”.

31 Jan. 2020

Graduation Ceremony of Senior Course 135

On Friday 31st January, the NATO Defense College (NDC) celebrated the graduation of Senior Course 135 (SC 135), composed of 75 high-ranking officers and senior civil servants from 30 NATO and Partner countries, coming together for the last time to celebrate the conclusion of the Senior Course.

29 Jan. 2020

New RD Publication - NATO at 70: No Time to Retire

27 Jan. 2020

SC 135 Committee Study Project Presentations

On 23 and 24 January 2019, Senior Course 135 Committee Study Project (CSP) presentations took place at the NATO Defense College. The event was held in the presence of NDC Commandant Lieutenant General Chris Whitecross; Vice Chief of Staff SHAPE and NDC Commandant designate, Lieutenant General Olivier Rittimann; NATO Deputy Assistant Secretary General for the Defence Investment Division, Mr Gordon “Skip” Davis; and the Director of the NATO Defense College Foundation, Dr Alessandro Politi.

22 Jan. 2020

New RD Publication - It’s that time of the decade again: some considerations for NATO’s eighth Strategic Concept

20 Jan. 2020

Field Studies Planning Conference at the NDC

On Thursday 16th January 2020, a group of 26 Liaison Officers visited the NATO Defense College in Rome for the annual Field Studies Planning Conference.