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Border guards of Ukraine and Poland discussed a cooperation plan for 2022 in the field of cynology

One of the leading activities of the Cynological Training Center of the State Border Guard Service is international cooperation.

The cooperation of the training center with the Center for Specialized Training of the Border Guard of Poland Republic in Luban has been going on for over 10 years.

In the framework of international cooperation, Ukrainian border guards recently visited their Polish counterparts to discuss further cooperation and agree on joint training activities in 2022.

The visit took place within the framework of the international technical assistance project “Strengthening the protection of EU borders through the development of dog training, expansion, reconstruction and modernization of infrastructure”, funded by the Norwegian Financial Mechanism for 2014-2021 in partnership with the Dog Training Center of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine and Border guard Service at the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Lithuania. During the visit, the participants summed up the results of cooperation in the framework of the project and discussed the implementation of activities carried out in 2021.

Border guards of Ukraine and Poland noted the positive experience of cooperation between educational institutions. Such cooperation with European colleagues provides an opportunity to share experiences, which significantly increases the capabilities of the training center and the quality of staff training.