Medal: In common usage, this term is used to indicate both the bronze medallion and the ribbon from which Round Shape Medals are suspended. Commonly, the name of a specific mission will be prefixed, hence, the"UNDOF Medal"etc. In correct usage, this term refers to the medallion only.
Ribbon: Length of material woven into a narrow band, of specific colour(s) from which is suspended a bronze medallion only.
Standard: Indicates the current bronze medallion issued with a specific ribbon, indicating service with a particular peacekeeping mission.