Added on : 2018-10-31 18:09:00
India has donated three lakh Dollars for a peacekeeping initiative at the UN. Spokesman for the UN secretary-general Stéphane Dujarric said the programme will help develop the capacity of future commanders and managers over a period of three years. The UN Department of Field Support announced that the Indian government donated the amount for the 'Pipeline to Peacekeeping Command Programme' with a specific focus on issues of conduct and discipline. India's Permanent Representative at the UN Ambassador Syed Akbaruddin said India is a strong supporter of the UN's Zero Tolerance Policy on Sexual Exploitation and Abuse. He added that New Delhi remains committed to contributing through all means possible for the cause.