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Creating a referral pipeline to boost the number of senior women in field missions

Monday, 24 February 2014

The Department of Field Support (DFS) has requested Member States to identify women with proven leadership skills, integrity, commitment to the ideals of the UN Charter, and willingness to serve as Directors in UN Peacekeeping and Special Political Missions present in a conflict or in post-conflict locations that are typically at non-family duty stations.
 

UNOCI Rule of Law reaching the four corners of Côte d’Ivoire

Wednesday, 29 January 2014

In the middle of last December, a Court House and a legal clinic were formally opened by the Government, the United Nations Operation in Côte d'Ivoire (ONUCI) and civil society organizations in Guiglo. The renovated Guiglo Court, which started accepting cases in June 2013, has treated more than 130 civil cases and 250 criminal cases in the last six months. Finally, people living in this region can find judicial recourse without travelling the 105 km to the nearest Court in Man.