Canadian Association of Veterans in United Nations Peacekeeping
|Canadian Association of Veterans in United Nations Peacekeeping|
|Type||Association of Veterans|
|Purpose/focus||advocate and public voice, educator and network|
|Location||23 chapters in Canada|
|Website||Canadian Association of Veterans in United Nations Peacekeeping|
The Canadian Association of Veterans in United Nations Peacekeeping (French: l'Association canadiennne des vétérans gardiens de la paix pour les Nations Unies) is a Canadian non-political association of members who have been involved in peacekeeping work for the United Nations. It has more than 1000 members and 23 chapters in Canada.
The association was first planned in January 1986, and permission to officially use the terms "United Nations" and "Canada" were received by 1989.
- Canadian Association of Veterans in United Nations Peacekeeping - Goals of the Association
- Warson A Honouring the Sacrifice of Canadian Peacekeepers, UN Chronicle Online Edition, Issue 4, 2004
- Canadian Association of Veterans in United Nations Peacekeeping - Historical Background
- Lieutenant Governor of Alberta's website
- Fitzpatrick A Campaign to bring more attention to peacekeeping veterans, The Western Star, 8 August 2008
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