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SOUTH SUDAN / LANZER PRESSER

The United Nations is seeking $1.8 billion to provide aid to up to 4.1 million people in South Sudan next year, Toby Lanzer, Humanitarian Coordinator said during press conference in Juba today. UNMISS

16 Dec 2014 | Read More »

SOUTH SUDAN / HUMAN RIGHTS MONITORING

A human rights team from the United Nations Mission in South Sudan visited rural Nyang County and found a lack of Judges and prosecutors, unoccupied court buildings and accused prisoners subject to prolonged detentions before trial. UNMISS

12 Dec 2014 | Read More »

SOUTH SUDAN / LOEJ PRESSER

Ellen Margrethe Lǿj, head of the United Nations Mission in South Sudan said today the history of UN peacekeeping operations, this year will be remembered as the time UNMISS opened its bases to civilians facing a threat of physical violence. UNMISS

11 Dec 2014 | Read More »

SOUTH SUDAN / WEAPONS DESTRUCTION

The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) destroyed 25 firearms and hundreds of knives, machetes, and similar weapons confiscated from internally displaced persons (IDPs) living in its protection-of-civilians sites in Juba at a public event held today in its Tomping compound. UNMISS

9 Dec 2014 | Read More »

UN / DARFUR

The head of the United Nations (UN) Peacekeeping Operations told the Security Council that the insecurity and the persistent movement restrictions imposed by Government forces, armed movements and militia groups continued to challenge the ability of the African Union-UN Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) to implement its mandate, particularly in relations to protection of civilians. UNIFEED-UNTV

4 Dec 2014 | Read More »

UN / DARFUR

The President of the Security Council for the month of November, Ambassador Gary Quinlan of Australia, said that an investigative team from UNAMID had been denied access to investigate reports of mass rape in North Darfur "for almost one week, from 4 to 9 November." UNIFEED-UNTV

10 Nov 2014 | Read More »

DARFUR / CHAMBAS

The outgoing Joint Africa Union-United Nations Special Representative for Darfur and Joint Chief Mediator, Mohamed Ibn Chambas, spoke about issues covering protection of civilians, hopes for peace in Darfur and the streamlining of troops and civilians. UNAMID

21 Oct 2014 | Read More »

DARFUR / ETHIOPIAN FALLEN PEACEKEEPERS

UNAMID staff paid their last respects to three Ethiopian peacekeepers that were killed in an attack by an unidentified group near Korma, North Darfur, on Thursday the 16 October. UNAMID

20 Oct 2014 | Read More »

UN / PEACEKEEPING

From Mali to the Golan and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, United Nations peacekeeping missions are facing increasing challenges as they operate in some of the most difficult security environments around the world, senior UN military officials told the Security Council  as they weighed field strategy for the world body's Blue Helmets. UNIFEED – [...]

9 Oct 2014 | Read More »

UN / DARFUR

Sudan's ambassador to the UN told delegates in the Security Council that his government was willing to "bury the hatchet" and "let bygones be bygones," adding that Darfur has gone "beyond peacekeeping" and the region was beginning to stabilize. UNIFEED-UNTV

27 Aug 2014 | Read More »

 

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