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UNISFA Facts and Figures

Current authorization until 28 February 2015
Security Council resolution 2179 of 14 October 2014 PDF Document

Strength

Initial authorized strength [S/RES/1990 (2011)]

  • 4200 military personnel, 50 police personnel, and appropriate civilian support

Current authorized strength [S/RES/2104 (2013)]

  • 5,326 military personnel, 50 police personnel, and appropriate civilian support

Current strength (29 February 2016)

  • 4,497 total uniformed personnel
    • 4,410 troops
    • 135 military observers
    • 17 police officers
  • 130 international civilian personnel*
  • 72 local civilian staff*
  • 31 UN Volunteers

*NB: Statistics for international and local civilians are as of 31 July 2015

Country contributors

Military personnel

Benin, Bhutan, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, India, Indonesia, Kyrgyzstan, Malawi, Malaysia, Mongolia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Peru, Russian Federation, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, Ukraine, United Republic of Tanzania, Yemen, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Police personnel

Ethiopia, Ghana, Namibia, Rwanda United Republic of Tanzania and Zimbabwe.

Fatalities

    18 troops

    1 military observer

    1 local civilian personnel
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  • 20 total

Financial aspects

  • Method of financing: Assessment in respect of a Special Account
  • Approved budget (07/2015 – 06/2016): $268,256,700 [A/C.5/69/24PDF Document]