Being the first woman to serve as Force Commander in the history of the UN's peacekeeping efforts and the highest ranking female representative in the UNTSO
as Head of Mission, Lund said she has learned to empower women.
The first mission was the UN Truce Supervision Organization (UNTSO
) to monitor the situation between Israel and the Arab countries.
The first mission, called the United Nations Truce Supervision Organization (UNTSO
), set up in May 1948, is one of the continuing missions, constituting the longest peacekeeping operation to date.
The Assembly designated 29 May as the Day because it was the date in 1948 when the United Nations' first peacekeeping mission, the United Nations Truce Supervision Organization (UNTSO
The role of the mission was to monitor the Armistice Agreement between Israel and its Arab neighbours, which was known as the United nations truce supervision organization (UNTSO
This was followed by the deployment of five Chinese observers to the UN Truce Supervision Organisation (UNTSO
) in the Middle East.
Chief of Army, Major General Dave Gawn had been appointed head of mission/chief of staff to the United Nations Truce Supervision Organisation (UNTSO
), Chief of Defence Lieutenant General Tim Keating said in a statement.
NEW YORK, July 21 (KUNA) -- UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon announced Tuesday the appointment of Major General Arthur David Gawn of New Zealand as Head of Mission and Chief of Staff of the United Nations Truce Supervision Organisation (UNTSO
Mision 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 Haiti (MINUSTAH) 518 515 509 477 425 Chipre (UNFICYP) 15 15 15 14 14 India-Pakistan (UNMOGIP) 2 2 2 2 2 Medio Oriente (UNTSO
) 3 3 3 3 3 Fuente: ONU (20104c).
As of July 2012, China is involved in twelve missions: MINURSO, MINUSTAH, MONUSCO, UNAMID, UNFICYP, UNIFIL, UNIMIL, UNMISS, UNMIT, UNOCI, UNSMIS, and UNTSO
. Furthermore, a 140-strong police unit is trained for deployment to Liberia.
UNDOF and the United Nations Truce Supervision Organization (UNTSO
) operate in the buffer zone of about 80 km long and between 0.5 to 10 km wide, forming an area of 235 kmA.
6th October 1948 marked the beginning of UN peacekeeping operations with its first ever mission the UN Truce Supervision Organization (UNTSO
) to monitor the Arab-Israeli ceasefire.