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peace building

Post-conflict actions, predominately diplomatic and economic, that strengthen and rebuild governmental infrastructure and institutions in order to avoid a relapse into conflict. See also peace enforcement; peacekeeping; peacemaking; peace operations.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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He expressed the hope that the participants would utilize the lessons learnt during the training workshop and contribute towards the peace building efforts as responsible communicators particularly while covering issues of violent extremism.
LONDON -- Secretary General Commonwealth, Patricia Scotland says Pakistan's role in peace building is unprecedented.
The Commission is currently supporting peace building efforts in a number of countries, including Burundi; Central African Republic; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Liberia; and Sierra Leone.
ISLAMABAD -- At the United Nations, Pakistan has underscored the need for keeping UN Peace building Commission financially strong to meet the reconstruction needs of post-conflict countries.
She said this while speaking in debate at UN General Assembly on performance of peace building commission.
figure By NATION REPORTER Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Monica Juma is in Doha to attend a global forum on security, peace building and economy.
The scrapping of NCIC which is currently without commissioners after their term expired in September would see it replaced with the National Cohesion and Peace Building Commission according to the Bill.
The one-day event titled 'Peace Building through Dukhtaran-e-Pakistan', organized by the Islamic International University Islamabad, was attended by a large number of female students from several universities.
Nigeria is a society that is now synonymous to notorious and high level of unpredictable violence, ethnic and religious sectarianism, giving rise to the need for strategic approach as well as periodic and continual evaluation of the process of peace building, conflict management and social orientation of people on issues of violence.
He emphasized the importance of peace building reminiscing the French-German experience of reconciliation that was built after the Second World War and the establishment of the European Union.
The upcoming NAPYPS is in response to United Nations Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 2250 which recognizes the youth's efforts in peace building and provides a set of guidelines upon which policies and programs will be developed by member states, the UN, and civil society.

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