peacekeeping operations factsheet

PK Factsheet 12_15_E

In January 2011, the title of this document was renamed from “UN Peacekeeping Operations
Background Note” to “UN Peacekeeping Operations Fact Sheet”
Peacekeeping operations since 1948………………….………….. 71
Current peacekeeping operations…………………….……………. 16

PERSONNEL
Uniformed personnel….……………………………………………. 106,830
(91,140 troops, 13,854 police and 1,836 military observers)
Countries contributing uniformed personnel……………………. 123
International civilian personnel (as of 31 July 2015)………………………5…,2…56…..
11,215
UN Volunteers ………………….…………………………………….. 1,796
Total number of personnel serving in
16 peacekeeping operations………………………………………….. 125,097
Total number of fatalities in all
UN peace operations since 1948……………………………………….. 3,438 *
FINANCIAL ASPECTS (US$)
Approved budgets for the period About 8.27 billion from 1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016
peacekeeping (as of 30 June 2015)
*Includes fatalities for all UN peacekeeping operations, as well as political
FACT SHEET: 31 December 2015 Outstanding contributions to
About 1.6 billion Local civilian personnel (as of 31 July 2015)
and peacebuilding missions.

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