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

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🗨️“Nous sommes entraînés pour tous les vols : de jour, de nuit, ceux de combat, de transport et ceux d’évacuation s… https://t.co/C3lzwdGJjA
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingAfrica has responded swiftly and decisively to #COVID19. Even so, the pandemic threatens the continent's progress.… https://t.co/RZAKXatUhS
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingDuring conflict, mistrust and scant resources are common. The spread of #COVID19 can easily trigger additional viol… https://t.co/AFgaTuZxTw
Retweeted by UN Peacekeeping"If you think of the #coronavirus as a storm, not everyone is riding it out in the same kind of boat. Some people h… https://t.co/70JlvOkI5w
Retweeted by UN Peacekeeping🗨️"They say, 'yes, we want peace but give us first food because we are hungry. Unfortunately, I only have my notebo… https://t.co/zoRtGjcEBi
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingNepali doctor and peacekeeper with @UN_CAR in Central African Rep., Lt. Dr. Arya Khadka, on why we need more… https://t.co/PmTcCe34SAThe #UNMISS Women's Network led by @UNPOL officers in #Wau have handed over 250 face masks to community leaders @… https://t.co/V1A3qTCPKE
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingWe're celebrating #PKDay on 29 May by highlighting women peacekeepers’ essential contributions to lasting peace! L… https://t.co/XeQxF1hmFI"#COVID19 threatens to aggravate long-standing inequalities & heighten hunger, malnutrition and vulnerability to di… https://t.co/Kt0UmfvGkl
5/27
2020
More women in peacekeeping means more effective peacekeeping. With greater political will, we can close the gap an… https://t.co/vMfEBOsbWYIreland🇮🇪 was one of the first countries to contribute troops to @UN_CYPRUS in 1964. Today, @UNPOL staff officer, I… https://t.co/gCisgPJ3ZuPeacekeeper of the Day: Sanaa Abdelghany of Egypt 🇪🇬 is a Physician & Gender Officer for @unamidnews. "Amid… https://t.co/E3399f236dUN Peacekeeping missions help countries rebuild after war. Now, peacekeepers are responding to #COVID19 while prote… https://t.co/lbBPrSEH8AAround the 🌎, in many fields, women remain at the forefront of the #Coronavirus response -- peacekeeping operations… https://t.co/XNKdfwqgpmThe @UN launched ‘Verified’ - an initiative to share compelling, clear content, fact-based advice & stories highlig… https://t.co/ImTvCzEb41
5/26
2020
Guided by @UNMAS, @MONUSCO handed over a disarmament & demobilization site in the villages of Karatsi and Kazana, D… https://t.co/mFPPRZYjR7Peacekeeper of the Day: Dr.Nadia Benjaber of Morocco 🇲🇦 is a dental surgeon with @MONUSCO. She takes care of both p… https://t.co/G1e8Bc356AWe need more #womeninpeacekeeping! 🙋🙋🙋 Working with us can be a rewarding experience. Find out how you can join:… https://t.co/1ThvCDN2gqThere is no question that #womeninpeacekeeping are a 🔑 to peace. Not only do they make a positive impact on peacek… https://t.co/xGIHmiUMVh
5/25
2020
If peace is for everyone, then why exclude half of the world's population in the efforts to achieve it? Now is th… https://t.co/Tr0PZ78x5hPeacekeeper of the Day: Christina Rosati is Senior Security Sector Reform Officer with @unmissmedia in South Sudan… https://t.co/BbKkw1aXmXIn response to #COVID19, our colleagues in @MONUSCO have facilitated trainings for prisoners and staff at the centr… https://t.co/TvuQQztZ8sMore #womeninpeacekeeping means more effective peacekeeping! As we count down to #PKDay on 29 May, learn more about… https://t.co/RNJxI8CHIN“I’m a military officer, I’m a mum, I’m a partner. I never actually went ‘oh, you’re female first.’” - Force Comman… https://t.co/jtM1WuqpwZ
5/24
2020
Until #PKDay on 29 May, @irishmissionun is running a virtual multimedia exhibition on Ireland’s commitment to peace… https://t.co/HBbu2qTkGUWhile working to fulfill their mandates, UN Peacekeepers now have to navigate #COVID19 in vulnerable communities.… https://t.co/r5u0GOgPMRPeacekeeper of the Day: Sergeant Maimouna Diouf is in charge of weaponry, ammunition and optical equipment in the S… https://t.co/kXizmMlwLm29 May is Peacekeepers’ Day! This photo exhibit celebrates #womeninpeacekeeping and features their accomplishments,… https://t.co/Yn3GHasGTzGender parity in peacekeeping is important now more than ever to overcome the #COVID19 pandemic. Find out more abo… https://t.co/6ncFZmQ5LQ
5/23
2020
Caroline Hungwe @UNVolunteers with @unmissmedia in South Sudan, where she combats misinformation with transparent a… https://t.co/2hVSjj4ts0We are pleased to invite you to our high level side event on June 1 commemorating 2020 International Day of UN Peac… https://t.co/8vZv1tfscQ
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingPeople around the world are uniting in solidarity in the face of #COVID19. See inspirational examples in this new… https://t.co/ZkacXFryxj
Retweeted by UN Peacekeeping#photoftheday | #ActToProtect children affected by conflict: A #MINUSCA Child Protection Officer and the Mayor of P… https://t.co/df3WhMMJtP
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingWATCH NOW: In Yambio, Western Equatoria, trainees from the Yambio Vocational Centre, supported by the United Nation… https://t.co/bHexoL5HQ2
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingLa distribution de kits d’hygiène, masques & postes radios ce 22/05 à la presse centrafricaine est une contribution… https://t.co/d1zsFyuQK2
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingCentre Médical #COVID19 de la MINUSMA : l’#ONU 🇺🇳 et l’État malien 🇲🇱 continuent de s’épauler en riposte à la pandé… https://t.co/InkI75wN7K
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingIn support of local communities, @unmissmedia has supplied necessary personal protective equipment to local health… https://t.co/JSsalDOoefPeacekeeper of the Day: Nyalani Nyoni of Zimbabwe 🇿🇼 is @UNPOL team leader w/ @UNISFA_1. She prepares crime prevent… https://t.co/fHxUDlPVMtToday is #BiodiversityDay Biodiversity & the ecosystem services that it sustains are essential for our well-being… https://t.co/IBWNzI6qp1
Retweeted by UN Peacekeeping#Womeninpeacekeeping: ✅ are role models ✅ help reduce conflict As we celebrate #PKDay, let's recognize their contr… https://t.co/fILTDO6I4K< --- 👦🏿 ---> < --- 👨🏾 --- > < --- 👩🏻 --- > 6 feet or about 2 arms’ length: that’s how far physical distance shoul… https://t.co/ob6opw7FzVPeacekeeping is a cornerstone of @UN’s peace and security work & women peacekeepers are a 🔑 to its success. As we… https://t.co/kZtHRsAySy
5/22
2020
In our latest Medium piece, Pamela Caracciolo shares her experiences as a peacekeeper w/ @UN_CYPRUS. She's always r… https://t.co/FNXOvRAbocWomen peacekeepers increase the effectiveness of our work in conflict settings. Strengthening the role of women in… https://t.co/KeWvo5t7Nk
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingCatherine Amboga-Rimmele, 1 of our @UNVolunteers working w/ #UNMISS in #Malakal started a project w/ local tailors… https://t.co/s15CHMyj18
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingToday is World Day for #CulturalDiversity for Dialogue & Development. Diversity is an agent of inclusion to foster… https://t.co/uuFCJQwmUOCanada applauds #WomenInPeacekeeping like Police Commissioner Unaisi Lutu Vuniwaqa from 🇫🇯! Through the… https://t.co/lstQkNbQ1O
Retweeted by UN Peacekeeping.@UNPOL officers come from many different backgrounds & cultures. They use their #culturaldiversity as a tool to be… https://t.co/yAj9oR4vz1
Retweeted by UN Peacekeeping#UNIFIL peacekeepers in south #Lebanon🇱🇧 are ensuring that staff and visitors are safe from the #COVID19 pandemic.… https://t.co/omi4FWXSdV
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingAs we work together to contain #COVID19, we must also work to contain misinformation. That's why we're launching… https://t.co/JlNTCev3zK
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingAs #COVID19 spreads, a tsunami of misinformation, hate, scapegoating and scare-mongering has been unleashed. That… https://t.co/2pgu4ZhASA
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingPeacekeeper of the Day: Aniko Petro of Hungary 🇭🇺 is Force Hygiene Officer at @UN_CYPRUS. She holds trainings about… https://t.co/EyUISuMYkUThe Zambian Female Engagement Team in @UN_CAR organized an awareness-raising workshop for local women in Birao, Cen… https://t.co/muMBgmVZpNHead over to Instagram today at 10AM ET to tune into our livestream with @UNPOL Officer Gladys Edegware, where we'l… https://t.co/3jm9QDDNLAArt. Culture. Heritage. And also a source of livelihood for millions. 🍵Tea isn't just a drink, it's so much mor… https://t.co/yvlMDoSujk
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingWhile parts of the world are on the road to recovery from the #Coronavirus, the impact of COVID-19 in Africa puts p… https://t.co/2OUgI6c4rJ
5/21
2020
. @UNPeacekeeping missions help countries rebuild after war. Now, peacekeepers are responding to #COVID19 while pro… https://t.co/bROkIkzG4e
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingCanada salutes #WomenInPeacekeeping, who serve on the frontlines for peace as: 👩🏽✈️ Pilots 👩🏿⚕️ Doctors 👩🏼🔬Enginee… https://t.co/gBjAF70oEt
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingA global ceasefire is necessary to focus on addressing the #COVID19 pandemic, which could hit Africa particularly h… https://t.co/F0EwU1HPuh"Ending the pandemic in Africa is essential for ending it across the world." -- @antonioguterres stresses the need… https://t.co/tiq0lC72r5
Retweeted by UN Peacekeeping#COVID19 threatens the important progress Africa has made in recent years to advance the well-being of the continen… https://t.co/0cvp1yxpdM
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingWhen you’re vaccinating and medicating cows in need, why not inform their owners and other family members about rec… https://t.co/2l7lqtvpv2
Retweeted by UN Peacekeeping«Merci à la #MONUSCO au nom de la population pour qui nous devons travailler jour et nuit pour arriver à assurer sa… https://t.co/EUYrYR75F9
Retweeted by UN Peacekeeping#Mali Depuis le début de la crise, la MINUSMA comptabilise 56 cas positifs et 38 guérisons, soit au 20 mai, 18 cas… https://t.co/o5bq91Ne1m
Retweeted by UN Peacekeeping#PhotoOfTheDay Volunteers, trained by #UNAMID and the Sudan Social Development Organization (SUDO) conduct awarene… https://t.co/sAlGiv8HUA
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingFrom Ghana to Fiji, we are lucky to have women peacekeepers from all over the world serving in our missions, each o… https://t.co/SiP18Ww3KTPeacekeeper of the Day: This is Captain Meera Shrestha from Nepal 🇳🇵, serving with @MONUSCO. Despite difficult cond… https://t.co/izxeXjDYY7SG @antonioguterres in @UN Policy Brief on Impact of #COVID19 on Africa: Decisions related to electoral processes… https://t.co/McAalLTOeGL’Afrique a rapidement réagi face à la pandémie de #COVID19 alors qu'elle se propage sur le continent, mais les per… https://t.co/y74ryq9A6q
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingOver 75% of the world’s food crops depend on pollinators such as bees. These guardians of biodiversity play a key r… https://t.co/jkDNBHn4ar
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5/20
2020
In response to #COVID19, @unmissmedia & authorities in Wau, South Sudan, teamed up to launch a sewing programme wit… https://t.co/NQjseuKGxICet important lot de matériels comprend des masques, des gels hydroalcooliques et des lits médicalisés, qui seront… https://t.co/TzgdoiH37u
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingThe coordinated response to Ebola in DR Congo is a result of the combined efforts of peacekeeping, health & humanit… https://t.co/Ke9kJFJKI1#FunFact: @UN Peacekeepers come from all over the world & include more than military - police & civilians make up m… https://t.co/1vsePfRBH8
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingPeacekeeper of the Day: Birgitta Marais trains Explosive Detection Dog Teams for @UNMAS to support demining in Soma… https://t.co/3HCbEm1vyVThousands of women & girls who have suffered immense harm because of widespread sexual violence in #SouthSudan thro… https://t.co/YhYRTt7E3Y
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingOn International Museum Day, #StaySafeStayHome & watch #UNIFIL digital photo📸 exhibition: a glimpse of how our 11k… https://t.co/wYnjNidK0u
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingAfrica could end up feeling the greatest impact of the #COVID19 pandemic. Robust action now is critical to defeatin… https://t.co/fv3QihOBURStrengthening the role of #womeninpeacekeeping is essential to making sure our peace and security efforts are lasti… https://t.co/a7uRtLbaABMore #womeninpeacekeeping means more perspectives & solutions in a crisis. From raising awareness to performing key… https://t.co/qkkY0kSMCY
5/19
2020
Happiness & hope are shared by health workers in the Democratic Republic of Congo, as the last #Ebola patient is di… https://t.co/RBo7Z2AOwV
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingIn Mahagi, DR Congo, @MONUSCO initiated the creation of local protection of civilians committees to strengthen conf… https://t.co/4WwNwztxKWPeacekeeper of the Day: "As Transnational Organized Crime Officer, I am providing a conducive environment for women… https://t.co/G4O6S7PA3uAs the world continues to fight the battle against #COVID19, @unmissmedia is doing its part in South Sudan by insta… https://t.co/fTqk15vKCxHuman rights are for everyone – no matter who you are or whom you love. On Sunday’s International Day Against… https://t.co/b3NULBe4Lm
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingTwo South Sudanese men received life-saving care in Bor fr/ #UNMISS medical #peacekeepers from Sri Lanka 🇱🇰. Despit… https://t.co/PK3Rj9gq2Y
Retweeted by UN Peacekeeping#UNFICYP continues humanitarian deliveries in the midst of the #COVID19 health crisis, while taking all measures to… https://t.co/fcmRW3G6s7
Retweeted by UN PeacekeepingMuseums may be temporarily closed, but they remain a source of knowledge and discovery for many - now through virtu… https://t.co/X8vctw7cfP
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5/18
2020
#PKday is 29 May! It's time the 🌎 recognizes the value of women’s participation and leadership, not only in the res… https://t.co/i96HIkUeZdPeacekeeper of the Day: Captain Wang Yu from China 🇨🇳 is in charge of coordinating with colleagues to solve engine… https://t.co/X6Gq00snrt“Information technology can be a beacon of hope, allowing billions of people around the world to connect. During th… https://t.co/9ABxBbuwIDToday is Int'l Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. We must stand together with, and in support of, al… https://t.co/UZGsev8kDx
5/17
2020
Our peacekeepers are continuing their work so you can #StayHome and stay safe during the #Coronavirus crisis. Do y… https://t.co/tFh0QFpYIgInternational Day of Living Together in Peace aims to uphold the desire to live & act together, united in differenc… https://t.co/9r84T6VMtcPeacekeeper of the Day: Jeanne Zallakabore is a Road Safety Officer in @UN_CAR. She supports peace through safe roa… https://t.co/0GHvQlxViQOur mission @UN_MINUSMA handed over personal protective equipment to judicial authorities in Mopti, Mali, to preven… https://t.co/MleOJAXb0tIt's International Day of Living Together in Peace! We must mobilize efforts of the international community to prom… https://t.co/v5DG3njNOj“What drives me, is to see peace return to my country.” Rachel Ongaba-Bona, a @UN_CAR Conduct & Discipline Officer,… https://t.co/psPQMJvOuc
5/16
2020
Using her past experience managing the Ebola outbreak, Patience Sai of @MONUSCO is currently working together with… https://t.co/f2UuGmGr1sHappy International #DayofFamilies! The 2020 #COVID19 pandemic brings into sharp focus the importance of peace, sec… https://t.co/ooXwxTIN0k
5/15
2020

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