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POPost Office
POPurchase Order
POPetty Officer (military rank)
POPissed Off
POPouces (French: Inches)
POPiss Off
POPer Os (Latin: by mouth, orally)
POParole Officer
POPool
POPoint of Order
POProgram Office(r)
POPut Out
POProduct Owner (software development)
POPacific Ocean
POProject Officer
POPolice Officer
POPortugal (Including Azores Island & Madeirais)
POPostal Order
POPhone Order (medical)
POPeak Oil
POPortsmouth (UK postal code)
POPhysical Oceanography
POPort Orchard (Washington)
POPeace Operations (US DoD)
POPalm Oil
POPulmonary Oedema
POPull Off (guitar playing technique)
POPrivate Organization
POPurchasing Office
POPrice Objective
POPrevious Owner
POPrimary Objective
POProbation Officer
POPlatforma Obywatelska (Citizens Platform, Poland)
POProduction Order
POPartial Order
POPost-Operative
POPolonium
POPort Officer (US Navy)
POPerformance Objective
POPresiding Officer
POPropylene Oxide
POPartner Organization
POPor Orden (Spanish: on Behalf of and By Order Of)
POPeace Out
POProgram Operations
POPreparedness Officer (US FEMA)
POPartido Obrero (Argentina political party)
POPolikarpov (Soviet aircraft designer)
POProcurement Officer
POPick Off
POPayment Order
POPersonnel Officer
POPrevious Orders
POPayload Operator (US DoD)
POPresidential Office
POPhysical Optics
POPrincipal Only
POPilot Officer (Royal Air Force)
POPrato, Toscana (Italian province)
POPoint of Observation
POOfficer Personnel Division (US Navy)
POProcess Owner
POPatent Overflow (plumbing)
POProcurement Operations
POProject Order
POParity Odd
POPlanning Order
PODisney's Port Orleans Resort
POPostal Operator (PostEurop)
POPump Operator (fire department)
POPlanning Objective
POPersonnel & Organization
POPatrologia Orientalis
POPacket Oriented
POProvocative Operation (Edward De Bono)
POPeace Opportunity
POPolítica Operativa (Italian: Operational Policy)
POProduction Offset
POPreventive Officer
POPhosphorus Monoxide (chemistry)
POPossession of the US (IRB)
POPresiding Overseer
PODirectie Primair Onderwijs (Dutch)
POPartial Overlaps (spatial reasoning)
POProbability of Outage
POPrenegotiation Objective (USACE)
POSand/Dust Whirls (METAR weather)
POPetite Ondes (French: microwave)
POPartition Organized
POPoop Occurs :-)
POPropositioning Objective
POP (Precision Airdrop) System Office (US Air Force)
POProgram Originator Code
POPilot-Only Receiver
POProgram/Procurement Objective
POPrologue Overhead
POPerilmondo Onlus (Sri Lanka; est. 2004)
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It's not just that our preparation for peace operations has stood still; we have actually taken several steps back.
It is within this framework that we said that the Mari naval base and the Andreas Papandreou airbase may be used by France in its peace operations in the region," Anastasiades said.
I have also prioritized ensuring that women play a far more active role in peace operations, as troops, police and civilian staff.
They aim to apply organizational theories to UN peace operations in conflict and postconflict contexts; identify insights from the literature on different organizations to managerial challenges of peace operations; identify organizational needs of peace operations related to coordination, learning, and leadership; and provide recommendations to strengthen management capacities and operations.
4) Yet as milestones in an ongoing process, the panel's recommendations and the Secretary-General's implementation report provide an excellent prism for examining not only the specific issue of extending UN peacekeeping financing beyond UN peacekeeping operations, but also the wider politics of UN peace operations financing reform.
UN peacekeeping operations became multidimensional peace operations involving civilian international organizations, such as the EU, OSCE or NGOs, and military organizations, especially NATO.
And the second reason we're here is that we believe in the importance of UN Peacekeeping and the value of peace operations.
Last year, US President Barack Obama issued a new Policy Memorandum on US Support to Peace Operations, "which charts expanded US efforts to bolster the pool of high-quality peacekeepers, including through the Global Peace Operations Initiative, the African Peacekeeping Rapid Response Partnership, and the International Police Peacekeeping Operations Support program," Kerry noted.
Jordan is also proud of the efforts of the UN secretary general and the Independent Panel on Peace Operations, and supports recommendations of their reports on the future of peace operations," Kawar said.
The good news is that the US has recently reinforced its commitment to multinational peace operations.
Noting that peace operations are "at the heart of UN's global engagement," Lykketoft said they, like any tool, are in constant need of refinement.
The balance of official resources has decisively tilted away from active diplomacy to resolve armed conflicts coupled with development assistance that addresses primary causes of conflict toward increased defence expenditures and overseas military engagements that shun United Nations peace operations.
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