Partnership for Peace (PfP)

Partenariat pour la paix (PPP)

Search Open Yearbook

This information is part of the Open Yearbook, a free service of UIA's subscription-based Yearbook of International Organizations (YBIO). It includes profiles of non-profit organizations working worldwide in all fields of activity. The information contained in the profiles and search functionality of this free service are limited.

The full-featured Yearbook of International Organizations (YBIO) includes over 72,500 organization profiles, additional information in the profiles, sophisticated search functionality and data export. For more information about YBIO, please click here or contact us.

The UIA is a leading provider of information about international non-profit organizations. The aim of the Open Yearbook is to promote the activities of international non-governmental organizations (INGOs) and intergovernmental organizations (IGOs).

Contact Details

URL: http://www.nato.int/issues/pfp/index.html

Available with paid subscription only.

Founded

1994-01 Brussels Belgium

History

Jan 1994, Brussels (Belgium), when approved by Summit Meeting of Heads of State and Government of C-XC3005 - NATO. A PfP Status of Forces Agreement, defines the legal status of NATO and Partner military forces when present on each other's territory.

Aims

Expand and intensify political and military cooperation throughout Europe; increase stability, diminish threats to peace and build strengthening relationships by promoting the spirit of practical cooperation and commitment to democratic principles; offer participating states, including Central and Eastern European countries, CIS member states and neutral European countries, the opportunity to strengthen their relations with NATO by taking part in security cooperation programmes, such as military exercises and civil emergency operations, tailored to their individual requirements and in which they increasingly have a say in planning and directing. Specific objectives: facilitate transparency in national defence planning and budgeting processes; ensure democratic control of defence forces; maintain capability and readiness to contribute to operations under the authority of the UN and/or the responsibility of the OSCE; develop cooperative military relations with NATO for the purpose of joint planning, training and exercises, in order to strengthen the ability of participating countries to undertake crisis management operations; over the longer term, develop forces better able to operate with those of the North Atlantic Alliance.

Events

1 past events available with paid subscription only.

Activities

Available with paid subscription only.

Structure

'Political-Military Steering Committee (PMSC)' meets as the working forum under chairmanship of NATO's Deputy Secretary General. It functions under C-XC0004 - Euro Atlantic Partnership Council (EAPC), which serves as a main forum for consultation on political and conceptual issues and for exchange of experience and discussion of practical measures for cooperation, and periodically to EAPC Defence and Foreign Ministers. Partner nations designate diplomatic and military representatives to NATO headquarters. 'Partnership Coordination Cell (PCC)' in Mons (Belgium), where SHAPE is also located, comprises permanent staff and Partner liaison teams. Partner staff elements function as international officers in NATO's International Military Staff (IMS) and its 2 Strategic Commands. Many Partners send liaison officers to permanent facilities at NATO Headquarters in Brussels (Belgium) and to the PCC.

Finance

Available with paid subscription only.

Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Available with paid subscription only.

Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Available with paid subscription only.

Members

Available with paid subscription only.

Type I Classification

Available with paid subscription only.

Type II Classification

Available with paid subscription only.

Subjects *

Available with paid subscription only.

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong InstitutionsGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal

UIA Org ID

XF3163

Last News

2017

* Subject classification is derived from the organization names and aims.
** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

You are viewing an organization profile from the Yearbook of International Organizations Online.
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
Terms of Use

UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.

Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.

UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.

* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.