DPKO

AcronymDefinition
DPKODepartment of Peacekeeping Operations
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"Additional tasks that UNMISS could be asked to perform to support the peace process should not be at the operational or political cost of performing its protection functions," said DPKO chief Jean Pierre Lacroix in a briefing to the Security Council on 18 December 2018, objecting tacitly to the IGAD decision to deploy troops in South Sudan during the transitional period to protect the opposition leaders in return for their acceptance of the immediate unification of troops during the transitional period.
On November 30th 2013, DPKO was composed of a number: 83 154 soldiers, 13 056 police officers and observers in 1846, 16 942 international civilian personnel and 2,025 local volunteers UN from 122 countries.
Similarmente, o Departamento de Operacoes de Paz (DPKO)--organismo da ONU para assuntos de manutencao da paz--defende que as mulheres ajudam a reduzir conflitos e confrontos; facilitam o acesso e apoio as mulheres locais, principalmente em lugares onde os homens nao podem conversar com individuos do sexo feminino; favorecem o empoderamento da mulher na comunidade; ajudam a criar ambientes mais seguros e menos violentos; reforcam o comprometimento da ONU com a diversidade, inclusao e igualdade de genero; e agem como modelos locais, inspirando mulheres e meninas em sociedades dominadas por homens para lutarem pela participacao nos processos de paz.
The initiative is part of UNAIDS and DPKO's commitment to implementing the United Nations
(Although also a political mission, the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan was overseen by DPKO.) More missions opened in the course of 2007 in Nepal, Lebanon, and Central Asia.
Abhijit Guha, from the Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO) signed on behalf of the United Nations at the presence of the two delegations participating in the negotiations.
The advance party from the UN's Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO) arrived in the capital Damascus on Sunday, a day after the UN Security Council passed a resolution authorising their deployment.
"A DPKO [Department of Peacekeeping Operations] planning mission should be arriving in Damascus within 48 hours," spokesman Ahmad Fawzi said.
KABUL (PAN): Herve Ladsous, head of the UN's Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO), concluded his five-day visit to Afghanistan on Wednesday, the UN mission said.
When the manual is delivered to DPKO, it will most likely come with a list of all equipment and supplies needed to operate a 500-bed prison.
Summary: New York (United Nations) - Morocco welcomed, on Tuesday in New York, "the high sense of responsibility" shown by the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), at the end of a briefing provided by the Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO) and the Personal Envoy of the UN Secretary-General for Sahara, Christopher Ross.
Only within the last decade has the UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO) received sufficient support to possess this type of capacity.