peace operations


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peace operations

A broad term that encompasses peacekeeping operations and peace enforcement operations conducted in support of diplomatic efforts to establish and maintain peace. Also called PO. See also peace building; peace enforcement; peacekeeping; and peacemaking.
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In this context she also referred to the report of the High-Level Panel on Peace Operations (HIPPO) and the consensus view of practitioners of peacekeeping which agree that UN peace operations 'are not the appropriate tool for military counter-terrorism operations'.
SEVENTY YEARS AFTER the first United Nations mission, peace operations in name and operational reality have moved on.
Halima Ahmed in her opening remarks delivered by the Head of the ECOWAS Peace Support Division, Colonel Ollo Alain Pale , stated that the retreat was an important step towards sustaining the ESF Full Operational Capacity (FOC) and testing its ability to execute multidimensional peace operations.
France is free to use the Mari naval base and the Paphos airbase for its peace operations in the Eastern Mediterranean, President Nicos Anastasiades reaffirmed on Monday following a meeting with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron in Paris.
They met to discuss how to enhance and support the peace operations and resume negotiations between Palestine and Israel.
To date, fifty-four UN peace operations have completed their mandates.
The Management of UN Peacekeeping: Coordination, Learning, and Leadership in Peace Operations
IN OCTOBER 2014, UN SECRETARY-GENERAL BAN KI-MOON ESTABLISHED THE High-Level Independent Panel on Peace Operations to conduct a "comprehensive assessment of the state of UN peace operations today, and the emerging needs of the future.
26 (BNA): The urgent drive to bring women into their rightful place at the heart of building peace and security "must never stop," United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has told the Security Council, calling for key steps towards that goal, including holding all UN peace operations accountable for putting women and girls at the centre of their work.
The UN has performed 54 peacekeeping operations in various forms from 1948 to date, and there are currently 16 ongoing UN peace operations (1) on four continents, from Haiti to India.
My friend Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon, who could not be here this week, Under Secretary Generals Ladsous and Khare, and their teams have worked with each of our nations to increase the potential and the power of UN peace operations.

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