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2014 Year in Review

UN Peacekeepers serve in some of the most difficult and dangerous situations around the globe. A lot can and does happen in a single year in the world of UN Peacekeeping.

Primary school students attending classes in Taiboco, a sub-district of Oecussi.

UN Photo/Catianne Tijerina

Ceremony of the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) taking responsibilities of the African-led International Support Mission to the Central African Republic (MISCA) on 15 September 2014.

From starting up a new peacekeeping operation in the Central African Republic, to supporting the Global Ebola Response, to protecting civilians during the crisis in South Sudan, 2014 has been both challenging and rewarding for the men and women of UN Peacekeeping and the communities they serve.

2014 month by month

Explore our interactive timeline to see the events around the world where UN Peacekeeping has been working to stabilize countries after conflict, protect civilians, assist with elections, support the development of rule of law, and more.

Click on the arrows to scroll along the timeline or select the icons underneath to bring up a story.

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Download this year’s posters below: