peace dividend


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peace dividend

additional money available to a government from cuts in defence expenditure because of the end of a period of hostilities
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The acting special adviser hailed the potential total peace dividend of some e1/420 billion over 20 years as "a great prospect".
1 bln in 2035 and yielding an annual average peace dividend of e1/4725 mln for both communities.
Peace Dividend Trust and C-JTSCC maintain registered vendor databases by commodity but little about vendors' actual performance.
Economic assistance and the Northern Ireland conflict; building the peace dividend.
It was right to reap the peace dividend at the end of the Cold War.
Many in Sudan complain that three years on they have seen little peace dividend and even less of the oil revenues Sudan receives from its output of more than half-a-million barrels per day.
Their timing, however, did not go unnoticed, coming as Northern Ireland's politicians put forward a joint case for a multi-billion pound peace dividend to bolster a power-sharing government if it is restored next March.
Green Party leader Trevor Sergeant said: 'It is important to take stock of the peace dividend reduced paramilitary violence has brought in the last decade.
You can see that people do want to get on with the elections as a measure of confidence in the peace dividend.
It is time for the IRA to announce peace, it is time for them to pay the peace dividend and this money should be used to compensate the families of victims of their reign of terror.
In Afghanistan, the funding will be used to fulfill our commitment to rebuild Afghanistan's road network; establish security through a national military and national police force, including counter-terrorism and counter-narcotics components; establish broad-based and accountable governance through democratic institutions and an active civil society; ensure a peace dividend for the Afghan people through economic reconstruction; and provide humanitarian assistance to sustain returning refugees and displaced persons.
He said it was time for the IRA to deliver its peace dividend and disarm.