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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The exercise comprised of three phases that included the academic phase aimed at enhancing participants' understanding of the UN system and conduct of the peace operations, the Military Component Planning Process (MCPP), the Command Post Exercise and a Field Training Exercise based on the selected course of action and with more than 200 scenarios exercised.
"The recent transitional arrangements entail a pledge to end all outstanding conflicts in Sudan, which could bring long-term stability to Darfur and other marginalized areas," UN Under-Secretary-General for Peace Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix told the UN Security Council in a special session on Darfur on Monday.
Looking ahead, he said the Department of Peace Operations has initiated discussions with the African Union on developing a joint political strategy for post-UNAMID engagement.
Pompeo emphasized his support for UNIFIL, which "plays a key role in southern Lebanon and we have to maintain its mandate." The US Secretary of State said "UN peacekeeping is one of the essential means to confront the challenges of peace and security." "We have to make sure that UNIFIL budget is fitting and is equipped to carry out its missions on the ground," he said, expressing support for peace operations around the world.
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The secretary-general's A4P initiative calls for women's participation in every stage of peace operations, and integrates a gender perspective into all analysis, planning, implementation and reporting.
The photo exhibition was inaugurated by Pakistan's Ambassador to the UN Maleeha Lodhi, who was joined by Under Secretary General (USG) for Peace Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix and the Ambassador of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Advanced IT Concepts (AITC) was recently awarded an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract by the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) in Orlando, Florida to support the Global Peace Operations Initiatives (GPOI)/Building Partnership Capability (BPC) efforts, the company said.
The UN awarded those fallen heroes who lost their lives on duty in 2018 in various parts of the world to ensure global peace under the aegis of the UN Peace Operations, said a press release Saturday, reports BSS.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bosnia and Herzegovina Igor Crnadak participated in the United Nations ministerial conference on "Uniform Abilities, Performance, and Protection in United Nations Peace Operations" in New York.
On the occasion, the Foreign Minister held a number of meetings with his Libyan, Dutch and Georgian counterparts, the Arab League Secretary-General, the European Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya, the Iraqi national security adviser and the UN Under-Secretary-General for Peace Operations.
The Assistant UN Secretary General for Peace Operations and the CESA have arrived in Khartoum to join the negotiations.

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