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What is peacekeeping?

Activities which intend to create conditions that favor lasting peace


What is understood by 'peacemaking'?

Measures to address violent conflicts in progress, involving diplomatic actions to bring hostile parties to a negotiated agreement


What is understood by 'peacebuilding'?

The aim to reduce the risk of lapsing or relapsing into violent conflict by strengthening national capacities for conflict management, and to lay foundation for sustainable peace and development