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2019.35 United Nations Field Missions: Preventing and responding to Conflict-Related Sexual Violence (Policy)
The purpose of this Policy is to institutionalise the approach and role of United Nations field missions (peacekeeping operations and special political missions) in preventing and responding to conflict-related sexual ...
DOS/2020.7 Casualty Evacuation in the Field (CASEVAC) (Policy)
This joint policy – by the Departments of Operational Support (DOS), Peace Operations (DPO), Peacebuilding and Political Affairs (DPPA), and Safety and Security (DSS) – provides direction on the management of casualty ...
UN Support to Local Mediation: Challenges and Opportunities
This publication by DPPA's Mediation Support Unit outlines various opportunities and challenges related to the UN's involvement in support of local mediation and dialogue processes. The paper draws on insights emanating ...
From Words to Action: The Experiences of UN Special Political Missions in Colombia on Women, Peace and Security
The Colombian peace process and its 2016 Final Peace Agreement are widely held to be an international model for gender-sensitivity and the inclusion of women’s rights. The United Nations (UN) played an active role, along ...
2020.11 Knowledge Management and Organizational Learning (Policy)
This policy sets out the guiding principles of knowledge management and organizational learning in DPO and DPPA and in their field missions. It outlines the roles and responsibilities of managers and personnel and defines ...
Community Violence Reduction in Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration Processes
The joint Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) on Community Violence Reduction (CVR) in Disarmament Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR) Processes, aims to provide procedural guidance and a harmonized approach to the ...
2020.08 UN Field Missions on Preventing and Responding to Conflict-related Sexual Violence
The Handbook for Field Missions on Preventing and Responding to Conflict-Related Sexual Violence (CRSV) is a practical guide to support the implementation of mandates to prevent and respond to CRSV by United Nations Field ...
Transitional Measures for the Resumption of Uniformed Rotations in a COVID-19 Environment
This guidance document sets out the temporary and extraordinary transitional measures for the resumption of uniformed rotations, repatriations and deployments (hereafter referred to as “rotations” for brevity) to and from ...
2020.13 Handling of Detention in United Nations Peacekeeping Operations and Special Political Missions (SOP)
A new Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) on the Handling of Detention in United Nations Peacekeeping Operations and Special Political Missions was promulgated by DPO, DPPA and UNDSS with an effective date of 1 January 2021. ...
2020.18 Prevention, Investigation and Prosecution of Serious Crimes Committed against United Nations Personnel in Peacekeeping Operations and Special Political Missions (SOP)
The purpose of these Standard Operating Procedures (hereinafter, “Procedures”) is to establish key modalities and responsibilities for the prevention, investigation and referral of cases of serious crimes committed against ...