A Force for Peace.

Change. the Future.

United nations peacekeeping helps countries torn by conflict create the conditions for lasting peace.

Background image: Female police peacekeeper is talking and laughing with locals in Darfur, UNAMID

As the world is confronted with new challenges

Background image: A displaced woman sits on a bed next to the remnants of her burnt house in Khor Abeche, South Darfur

UN Peacekeeping is evolving to meet these challenges.

Background image: UAV, Unmanned aerial vehicle, from DR Congo, MONUSCO, is ready to take off

Innovation and technology are essential if we want to support a force for the future

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Background image: Poster image: Peacekeeper from DR Congo, MONUSCO, is running during a Force Intervention Brigade training

Female peacekeepers act as role models, inspiring women and girls to push for their own rights.

WOMEN MUST PLAY A GREATER ROLE IN THE FORCE FOR THE FUTURE.

Major General Kristin Lund of Norway will be the first female Force Commander of peacekeeping operation.

Background image: Female police peacekeeper is talking and laughing with locals in South Sudan, UNMISS

A global force for peace: WE DEPLOY PEACEKEEPERS FROM MORE THAN 120 countries.

Background image: Peacekeepers from MINUSMA mission in Mali are riding a vehicle on patrol

Working in partnership: TO HELP MORE PEOPLE THAN EVER THROUGH SOME OF THE MOST DESTRUCTIVE CONFLICTS

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UN Peacekeeping is a global partnership Infographic. Peacekeeping is supported by 193 member states. Peacekeeping aproved budget (July 2013-June 2014) is 7.83 billion US dollars. 122 countries contributing troops, police and military personnel. Pecekeeping total field personnel, as of April 2014, is 118,111. Peacekeeping is working with international and UN partners: African Union, European Union, The World Bank, UN Development Programme, UN Women. Peacekeeping has a global logistics operation: 56 airplanes, 12 ships, 144 helicopters, 34,742, vehicles, 30 hospitals, 284 medical clinics. Peacekeeping includes 17 missions from 4 continents. Peacekeeping's second largest mission is UNAMID, Darfur, with 22,623 personnel, in partnership with African Union. Total area UN Peacekeeping operates in 6 million square miles with 174 million local population.
Background image: Local women laugh and celebrate tenth anniversary of signing of the peace agreement
Background image: Police woman from Liberia, UNMIL, is on patrol
Background image: Peacekeeper from Darfur, UNAMID, is talking to local kids

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Poster image: Peacekeeper from Darfur, UNAMID, is talking to local kids Poster image: Police woman from Liberia, UNMIL, is on patrol Poster image: UAV, Unmanned aerial vehicle, from  DR Congo, MONUSCO, is ready to take off Poster image: Peacekeeper from DR Congo, MONUSCO, is running during a Force Intervention Brigade training Poster image: Medic woman from hospital in MINUSMA, Mali mission Poster image: Local women laugh and celebrate tenth anniversary of signing of the peace agreement Poster image: Medic woman is holding a child
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