United Nations Peace-keeping Operations

Département des opérations de maintien de paix (DOMP)

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by the E-XE3376 - United Nations Security Council (UNSC) of the A-XA3375 - United Nations (UN), within F-XF1000 - United Nations System. Also referred to as United Nations Peace-keeping Missions.


Enable the United Nations to assist in maintaining international peace and security; through the use of multinational forces under UN command, help control and resolve conflict between hostile countries or between hostile communities in one country; help create the necessary conditions to settle disputes peacefully through negotiation and through monitoring the implementation of agreements between hostile parties.


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E-XE1131 - United Nations Special Committee on Peace-keeping Operations, based in New York NY (USA). Peace-keeping forces (listed below) include multinational forces and also military observers of the rank of officer who monitor cease-fire accords and verify human rights agreements. Current operations (16):

Past peacekeeping operations:



'Asia and the Pacific':


'Middle East':

Civilian component of peace-keeping forces is jointly referred to as F-XF5133 - United Nations Police (UNPOL). U-XF3481 - United Nations Standby Arrangements System (UNSAS).

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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions



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