UN Peacekeeping ( @UNPeacekeeping ) Twitter Profile

UNPeacekeeping

UN Peacekeeping

@UN Department of Peace Operations. Supporting peace around the world. Also follow our Head, Under-Secretary-General @Lacroix_UN.

New York, NY

Joined on 10 June, 2009

http://peacekeeping.un.org

  • 5.5k Tweets
  • 456.3k Followers
  • 1k Following

While peacekeeping requires an unequivocal level of preparedness, it also requires humanity.

In this piece, we get an authentic glimpse of the day-to-day lives & duties of Nepalese 🇳🇵 & Bangladeshi 🇧🇩 peacekeepers of @UN_CAR. #A4P

 13  0  4

In the midst of the #COVID19 pandemic, advancing @UN_CYPRUS' mandate while maintaining a high operational capacity has been a top priority for the mission.

Here, Cpt. Matias Laferla & Lt. Fabricio Marquez, Argentinian🇦🇷 pilot peacekeepers, carry out pre-flight inspections. #A4P

 33  1  7  Download

#DidYouKnow that neglected tropical diseases affect more than one billion people worldwide?

To support the eradication of these diseases, @UN_CAR has constructed a health facility in Bangui, Central African Rep. 🇨🇫 ⬇️

 14  1  4

Chinese 🇨🇳 peacekeepers of @MONUSCO have recently completed a rehabilitation project for the Kala Bridge in Uvira, D.R. Congo. 🇨🇩

Thanks to these efforts, the previously damaged bridge will again facilitate the movement of goods, people & security forces. #A4P

 17  2  6  Download

Replying to @UNIFIL_: Today, #UNIFIL transferred the authority of its Maritime Task Force from #Brazil to #Germany after 10 years of leadership. Tha…

 0  0  15

Secretary-General @antonioguterres strongly condemns today’s attacks by combatants on a convoy of @UN_CAR in Grimari, Ouaka prefecture, Central African Rep 🇨🇫. A peacekeeper from Burundi 🇧🇮 was killed and two others wounded. Attacks against peacekeepers should not go unpunished.

 55  2  19  Download

Replying to @ONUinfo: Mali🇲🇱: un Casque bleu de la @UN_MINUSMA🇺🇳 décède suite à l’explosion d’une mine près de Tessalit

 0  0  7

Mali🇲🇱: un Casque bleu de la @UN_MINUSMA🇺🇳 décède suite à l’explosion d’une mine près de Tessalit

 10  1  7

Replying to @UNIFIL_: Today, the IDF released to #UNIFIL a Lebanese shepherd who had been apprehended on Tuesday in the Bastara area near the Blue L…

 0  0  9

Replying to @antonioguterres: Our world has reached a heart-wrenching milestone: #COVID19 has now claimed two million lives.

Sadly, the impact of…

 0  0  1,056

Ongoing priorities in #HonouringOurValues and preventing sexual exploitation and abuse👇 #A4P

 12  1  8  Download

Today, #UNIFIL transferred the authority of its Maritime Task Force from #Brazil to #Germany after 10 years of leadership. Thank you🇧🇷 & welcome🇩🇪 to this role!
Our 5 ships support @LebarmyOfficial Navy to secure Lebanese waters & develop its capabilities.

 53  2  15  Download

Our world has reached a heart-wrenching milestone: #COVID19 has now claimed two million lives.

Sadly, the impact of the pandemic has been made worse by the absence of global coordination.

In the memory of those two million souls, the world must act with far greater solidarity.

 5,998  223  1,056  Download

Replying to @Refugees: UNHCR is calling for the immediate end to all violence in the Central African Republic.

Nearly 60,000 people have been force…

 0  0  86

Replying to @UN_News_Centre: The UN health agency, @WHO, on Thursday, underlined the need to avert a “runaway surge” of #COVID19 infections in #Afri

 0  0  5

Replying to @irishmissionun: #UNSC Press Statement condemning 13 January attack on @UN_MINUSMA in #Mali 🇲🇱

The Council🇺🇳:

🔹Expresses deepest condo…

 0  0  7

#UNSC Press Statement condemning 13 January attack on @UN_MINUSMA in #Mali 🇲🇱

The Council🇺🇳:

🔹Expresses deepest condolences to the families of deceased peacekeepers from Cote d'Ivoire🇨🇮
🔹Pays tribute to peacekeepers who risk their lives &wishes speedy recovery to the injured

 22  0  7  Download

In south Lebanon, Italian 🇮🇹 peacekeepers of @UNIFIL_ developed a comprehensive #COVID19 training programme for health workers. Participants were able to expand their knowledge on best practices to prevent, treat & contain the virus. #A4P

 19  1  6

Today, the IDF released to #UNIFIL a Lebanese shepherd who had been apprehended on Tuesday in the Bastara area near the Blue Line. He was then released to Lebanese authorities through the @ICRC. We have launched an investigation.

Read the full statement:

 20  1  9

UNHCR is calling for the immediate end to all violence in the Central African Republic.

Nearly 60,000 people have been forced to seek refuge in neighbouring countries since December.

 191  11  86

#DidYouKnow? Peacekeepers provide medical support not only to humans, but also to animals.

Agricultural communities and farmers within conflict-prone areas rely on the livelihood of their cattle.

Healthier animals ➡️ more peace! 🐴🐂✌️ #A4P @UNIFIL_

 46  0  18  Download

The UN health agency, @WHO, on Thursday, underlined the need to avert a “runaway surge” of #COVID19 infections in #Africa, as cases there top three million and new variants of the virus emerge on the continent

 12  0  5

Community Violence Reduction prevents and reduces violence at the community level in ongoing armed conflict or in post-conflict environments.

It was first implemented in 2006 and remains a core component of several peacekeeping mandates. #A4P 👇

 23  1  11  Download

Replying to @ONUinfo: Sous-Secrétaire générale de l’ONU🇺🇳 pour l’Afrique aux départements d’@UNDPPA et d’@UNPeacekeeping, la Guinéenne🇬🇳Bintou Keita…

 0  0  100

⚖️ Courts using remote hearings must consider unique challenges. ⚖️ @UN_OROLSI

 13  1  5  Download

Sous-Secrétaire générale de l’ONU🇺🇳 pour l’Afrique aux départements d’@UNDPPA et d’@UNPeacekeeping, la Guinéenne🇬🇳Bintou Keita dirigera la @MONUSCO en RDC🇨🇩

 212  16  100

Since 1948, UN Peacekeeping has been helping guide countries towards peace.

More on UN Peacekeeping statistics, missions and mandates: 🕊️

 69  3  32  Download

End of content

No more pages to load