Data on Allegations: UN System-wide

Standard for reporting

The standard for publicly reporting an allegation is as follows:

Allegations received by the United Nations, where there is sufficient information to identify an act of sexual exploitation and abuse (SEA) against an identifiable perpetrator or identifiable victim; i.e. the allegations reported herein contain information that points to the occurrence of SEA, which leads, or can lead to the identification of the victim, or leads, or can lead to the identification of the alleged perpetrator.

Allegations involving non-United Nations personnel working for implementing partners and non-United Nations international forces authorized by Security Council mandates are also reported publicly in the Secretary-General's annual report. It should be noted that not all allegations reported have been verified or investigated.

Reported allegations

  • Information is published in three formats: Power BI Power BI[real time], Excel Excel document [updated monthly] and PDF PDF document [updated monthly];
  • Information in the table is published by individual victim of allegations (one row, one victim);
  • Allegations may involve more than one victim and/or more than one alleged perpetrator;
  • Identifiers are included to assist with tracking the process of addressing an allegation;
  • List of United Nations entities participating in the reporting mechanism. [PDF]

Disclaimer

  • To ensure victim security, only the gender and age category of the victim will be made public;
  • Information contained in the table is provided by the entity reporting the allegations

Data on allegations

  • Allegations reported for entities other than peacekeeping operations and special political missions
    (United Nations staff members or United Nations related personnel)  PDF document Excel document Power BI 

  • Allegations reported for entities other than peacekeeping operations and special political missions (implementing partners) PDF document Excel document Power BI 

  • Allegations reported for non-United Nations forces  PDF document Excel document Power BI 

  • Allegations reported for peacekeeping operations and special political missions - see the Conduct in UN field missions webpage.
  • Allegations reported in the Secretary-General’s Special measures report can also be found in the yearly annexes.