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UNSMIS Facts and Figures


21 April – 19 August 2012


Authorized strength (S/RES/2043)

  • Up to 300 unarmed military observers as well as an appropriate civilian component

Deployment as of 30 June 2012

  • 278 military observers
  • 81 international civilian staff
  • 40 local civilian staff

Country contributors of military personnel (as of 30 June 2012)

Armenia, Bangladesh, Benin, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Chad, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Fiji, Finland, France, Ghana, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Mauritania, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, Paraguay, Philippines, Romania, Russian Federation, Senegal, Slovenia, Switzerland, Togo, Yemen and Zimbabwe.


  • 1 (local civilian)

Financial aspects

  • Method of financing: Assessment in respect of a Special Account
  • Approved budget: Initial authorization of $16.8 million