MONUSCO Facts and Figures
Current authorization until 31 March 2014
Security Council resolution 2098 (2013) of 28 March 2013
- 22,016 total uniformed personnel
- 19,815 military personnel
- 760 military observers
- 391 police
- 1,050 personnel of formed police units
- Appropriate civilian, judiciary and correction component
On 28 March 2013, the Security Council decided by resolution 2098 that MONUSCO shall, for an initial period of one year and within the authorized troop ceiling of 19,815, include an “Intervention Brigade” consisting inter alia of three infantry battalions, one artillery and one Special force and Reconnaissance company.
Current strength (31 October 2013)
- 21,485 total uniformed personnel
- 19,557 military personnel
- 521 military observers
- 1,407 police (including formed units)
- 998 international civilian personnel*
- 2,970 local civilian staff*
- 571 United Nations Volunteers
*NB: Statistics for international and local civilians are as of 31 August 2013
Algeria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Egypt, France, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Jordan, Kenya, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Romania, Russian Federation, Senegal, Serbia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United Republic of Tanzania, United States, Uruguay, Yemen and Zambia.
Bangladesh, Belgium, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, France, Guinea, India, Jordan, Madagascar, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Romania, Russian Federation, Senegal, Switzerland, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine and Yemen.
- 63 total
3 military observer
12 international civilian
8 local civilian
- Method of financing: Assessment in respect of a Special Account
- Approved budget (1 July 2013 - 30 June 2014): $1,456,378,300 [A/C.5/67/19 ]
Additional costs associated with the deployment of the ‘intervention brigade’ were estimated at
approximately $140 million over a full year.