AHC 2014 AWARD1During an All Hands Call at Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Wednesday 26th March, the Commander JWC Major General Erhard Buehler, DEU A, proudly presented three JWC staff members with awards.

German college 14 smallOn March 24 and 25, a delegation of the German Armed Forces Command and Staff College visited JWC as part of their wider travel to different NATO and EU capitals and commands.

com marcom march14Royal Navy Vice Admiral Peter Hudson CBE, Commander of NATO’s Allied Maritime Command, (MARCOM) Northwood, visited NATO’s Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Thursday, 20 March in preparation for Exercise TRIDENT JEWEL (TRJL 15), which is scheduled for March 2015.

HODGES 14MAR websma“My expectation for Exercise TRIDENT LANCE is to have a realistic, multi-echelon training event that employs the Connected Forces Initiative (CFI),” says U.S. Army Lieutenant General Frederick "Ben" Hodges.

RRC FRANCE MARFrench Army Lieutenant General Eric Margail, Commander of Headquarters Rapid Reaction Corps-France (RRC-FR) in Lille visited NATO’s Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Wednesday 19 March.

IAPDT 1401 web smallNATO’s Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) conducted its seventh and final Individual Augmentee Pre-Deployment Training (IAPDT) 14/01 at its training facility in Jåttå from 12 to 18 March 2014.

BUDFIN OFF MARCH14 SMALL WEBHosted by the JWC's Office of Budget and Finance (BUDFIN) from 12 to 14 March, the Budget Officer Conference included many speakers and participants from Allied Command Operations (ACO), Allied Command Transformation (ACT), NATO HQ, the NATO Information and Communications (NCI) Agency as well as various other NATO Command and Force Structure HQs and organizations.

VISIT 17MARFrench Air Force Lieutenant General Dominique de Longvilliers, Deputy Commander of NATO’s Allied Air Command, Ramstein, Germany, visited NATO’s Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on 17-18 March.

mel mil trjr14 smallThe Main Event List/Main Incident List (MEL/MIL) Incident Development Workshop for Exercise TRIDENT JAGUAR 14 (TRJR 14) took place from 3 to 6 March at JWC’s training facility in Jatta.

QX0A2994 thumb webThe operational level Crisis Response Planning phase for Exercise TRIDENT JAGUAR 14 (TRJR 14) has been ongoing since 3 February and will continue until 21 February 2014.

QX0A3045 websiteU.S. Navy Rear Admiral Robert J. Kamensky, Deputy Chief of Staff Submarines NATO Maritime Command (MARCOM) Northwood, visited NATO’s Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Friday 14 February in preparation for Exercise TRIDENT JEWEL, which is scheduled for next year.

QX0A2851 edited smallwebNorwegian Air Force Lieutenant General Morten Haga Lunde, Commander Norwegian National Joint HQ, visited the Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Friday, 7 February.

 Dutch Am1The Honourable Bea ten Tusscher, the Netherlands Ambassador to Norway and Iceland, accompanied by the Netherlands Defence Attaché Lieutenant Colonel Peter Teeuw, visited NATO’s JWC on Monday 3 February. The delegation was greeted by German Army Major General Erhard Buehler, Commander JWC.


QX0A2617 VISIT FINThe JWC today welcomed the visit of Royal Norwegian Air Force Lieutenant General Erik Gustavson, Chief of Defence Staff Norway, and a Finnish delegation led by Finnish Army Lieutenant General Mika Peltonen, Deputy Chief of Staff Operations Finland.


QX0A2547 edited small webOn Monday 13 January, German Army Major General Erhard Buehler, Commander JWC, hosted the JJJ meeting to discuss current issues and foster mutual understanding, teamwork and further cooperation between NATO’s three training centres.

QX0A2408 small webThe National Societal Safety Conference 2014 (Samfunnssikkerhetskonferansen 2014) brought 309 participants to the University of Stavanger on Thursday 9 January to discuss the extraordinary events and stresses society is exposed to, with theories related to understanding risk, security and crisis management, combined with preparedness and prevention.


WrapUp2013JWC’s latest news programme by Three Swords News Channel (TSN) focuses on JWC’s major events and activities in 2013, another year of hard work and commitment, which reflects in our continued success.

Nov 2013 cover smallThe magazine's online edition can be found here:

movie small 10thann smallJWC produced a tribute video to celebrate its 10th anniversary, which is now online at the Centre's official YouTube Channel.

Capture22NATO Channel published today video interviews with Major General Erhard Buehler, Commander JWC, and Brigadier General John W. Doucette, Deputy Commander and Chief of Staff, about exercise STEADFAST JAZZ 13.