Promise details

To help the UN respond more quickly to emerging and escalating conflicts, we will provide well-trained personnel that can be quickly deployed, including mission commanders, staff officers, and headquarters units.

Trudeau polimetre - 2015
Promise kept in part or in the works

Real Change: A New Plan For a Strong Middle Class (page 69)


May 29, 2018 - "The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced new funding to help train UN peacekeepers." - Canada announces funding for peacekeeping training - Global Affairs Canada

November 15, 2017 - "Finally, Canada announced that it will also make a range of specialized military capabilities available to the UN. These smart pledges include a Quick Reaction Force that includes approximately 200 troops and accompanying equipment; an Aviation Task Force of armed helicopters; and tactical airlift support to address critical gaps in the UN’s ability to transport troops, equipment, and supplies to their missions." Canada bolsters peacekeeping and civilian protection measures - Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada

March 22, 2017 - "The Government has also committed to restoring Canada as a leader in international peace operations with the United Nations. Up to 600 well-trained Canadian military personnel have been pledged for possible deployment as part of a broader whole-of-government approach that includes political, security,  development and humanitarian responses to conflict situations." - Building a strong middle class, Budget 2017-2018 - Government of Canada

August 26, 2016 - "The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, and the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, and the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today announced the launch of Global Affairs Canada’s new Peace and Stabilization Operations Program (PSOPs) and the pledge of up to 600 Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) personnel to be available for possible deployment to UN peace operations. […] Working with Canadian public and private sector partners, PSOPs will serve as an essential platform for tackling the causes and effects of conflict and preventing their escalation or return by increasing Canada’s support for UN peace operations." Canada to support peace operations - Press Release

The Peace and Stabilization Operations Program

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