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Protection from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse


The following captions are taken from the video "To Serve With Pride

Arab Woman
Every day we work to save lives and alleviate suffering among some of the world’s most vulnerable populations.

Poor boys in Afghanistan
Poverty exists almost everywhere the UN operates. Where there is desperation, buying sex is cheap and easy.

Afghan women with children
In many refugee camps, where families have fled for safety, United Nations and humanitarian personnel have also sexually abused them.

Nepalese women
UNFPA estimates that one in every 3 women will be beaten, coerced into sex, or abused in her lifetime.

Afghan Boy
Some UN personnel and aid workers have reportedly exchanged as little as a piece of fruit for a sexual favor.

Arab Women
The UN is the ray of hope- it is frequently what people are so looking forward to is to have the blue helmets come in to save them.

Women in a clinic
Let us serve with pride, let us live up to the trust and hope of those who depend on the United Nations and on us.

African woman

Be vigilant, be a role model, be a champion.
Stop Sexual Exploitation and Abuse!