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uniformed services

The Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and Public Health Services. See also Military Department; Military Service.
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ISLAMABAD -- The NUST Centre for international Peace and Stability (CIPS) signed a cooperation agreement with the UNAIDS Country Office for Pakistan and Afghanistan here on Friday both organization agreed to work together towards achieving the following goals to mitigate the impact of HIV and AIDS among UN peacekeepers in the uniformed services through training and education.
Under the agreement, UNAIDS and CIPS have agreed to work to address the impact of HIV/Aids among UN peacekeepers in the uniformed services through training and education on basic knowledge of HIV/Aids transmission, HIV prevention and precautionary measures, HIV-related vulnerabilities in mission areas for UN peacekeepers, HIV epidemiology, gender-based violence and links with HIV, and sexual exploitation and abuse.
In signing this declaration of partnership, UNAIDS and the NUST-CIPS agrees to work together towards achieving the following goals to mitigate the impact of HIV and AIDS among UN peacekeepers in the uniformed services through training and education on I) basic knowledge on HIV and AIDS transmission II) HIV prevention and precautionary measures III) HIV related Vulnerabilities in mission area for UN peacekeepers IV) HIV epidemiology V) gender based violence and linkages with HIV VI)sexual exploitation and abuse.
A technical working group (TWG) of the House committees on government enterprises and privatization and on national defense and security this week started consolidating two measures seeking to reform the retirement benefit and pension system of the seven major uniformed services of the government.
According to the DBCC, a technical working group comprised of the Departments of Budget and Management, Finance, Interior and Local Government and National Defense as well as the Government Service Insurance System recommended the creation of a seed fund solely for the purpose of generating sufficient interest income to fund the annual pension requirements of all uniformed services.
HENLEY College Uniformed Services student Steven Child, a sergeant in the Army cadets, was chosen to organise their Remembrance Day parade in the Atrium, as he had had experience of teaching cadets drills and telling them what to do.
She trained at Harvard, George Washington, Walter Reed, and the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, and has completed fellowships in forensic and preventive and disaster psychiatry.
The move opens the organization's doors to NCO ranks from all uniformed services.
UNIFORMED services students at Birmingham Metropolitan College have once again proved to be tougher than their peers after claiming the Army College Cup for a third year running.
PVA is also monitoring Section 201, which modifies the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act of 1994 (USERRA).
STUDENTS from Middlesbrough College's uniformed services programmes celebrated their achievements at an annual passing-out parade.
July 24-August 4, 2006 Diagnostic Parasitology Course Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Bethesda, MD, USA Contact: 301-295-3139 or jcross@usuhs.

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