Peacekeeper of the Day: As an intelligence agent for @UN_CAR , Sgt. Mvondo (29) cross-checks information and studies the threat of armed groups in the Central African Rep. His favourite part of being a peacekeeper is everyday learning and discovery. #PKDay #YouthPeaceSecurity
Gender equality & women's empowerment are fundamental for securing and sustaining peace. ♀️ 🕊️ Here, women in Bria, Central African Rep. , attend a training & literacy session organized by @UN_CAR as part of its Community Violence Reduction activities. #A4P #womenpeacesecurity
@linaekomo helps survivors of atrocities heal & rebuild their lives. Together with her organization, she aims to stop injustice in the Central African Rep., which has been wracked with political instability & violence for more than two decades. More 👇 #womenpeacesecurity #A4P
In Bangui, Central African Rep., @UN_CAR organized an outreach initiative to empower local youth with the knowledge & tools to prevent sexual exploitation and abuse by UN personnel. #A4P #HonouringOurValues ➡️
Since 2016, @UN_CAR 's Community Violence Reduction programme has implemented several initiatives to reduce violence & support economic security across Central African Rep. Here, a beneficiary utilizes her skills as a seamstress to generate income. #womenpeacesecurity #A4P
During yesterday's legislative elections in the Central African Rep., voters peacefully exercised their right to vote. 🗳️👏 In support of the democratic process, @UN_CAR peacekeepers have continued their efforts in ensuring peaceful, credible & inclusive elections. #ElectionsRCA
The second round of elections in Central African Rep. will take place on 14 March. 🗳 @UN_CAR is supporting authorities in creating a safe & secure environment for voters to fulfill their civic duty. #A4P
The second round of elections in Central African Rep. is an opportunity for voters to safely express their political opinions. 🗳 @UN_CAR continues its efforts in protecting civilians & providing operational support to ensure peaceful, credible and inclusive elections.🕊 #A4P
One peacekeeper has been killed and another injured today in armed attacks by unidentified combatants in Central African Rep. Secretary-General @antonioguterres strongly condemned it, urging accountability. Attacks come in midst of increased violence following recent elections.
In the Central African Rep. , @UN_CAR peacekeepers continue to provide essential support to internally displaced people. Here, a peacekeeper from the Pakistani Female Engagement Team provides medical care to a woman from the camp in Kaga Bandoro. #WPSin2020 #A4P
A Brazilian peacekeeper serving in the Central African Rep. has been selected to receive the 2018 Military Gender Advocate of the Year Award! LtCdr Braga will receive the award during the 2019 , #PKministerialhis Friday at UN HQ in . #NYCRe #WPSad:
Central African Rep Muslims face dire conditions in camps but potential murder if they leave.
1 million people are displaced in Central African Rep. These photos tell their story: