UNSMIL staff use virtual reality to capture Libyan experience

Tuesday, 23 May 2017

Tunis | UNSMIL | Abel Kavanagh

Author Abel Kavanagh describes an innovative programme taking place at the UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL): "Virtual reality would allow us to transport people to the heart of our activities on the ground, immerse them in the reality of migrants, and develop empathy for those involved in conflict."

Women Signal Officers: A portrait of Marion Natuhwera

Tuesday, 16 May 2017

Worldwide | DFS | DPKO/DFS

Women in the military play an important role in peace operations. To empower women who serve as military and police signals, the UN Signals Academy in the UN Regional Service Centre at Entebbe established a programme – Women’s Outreach Course. This series looks at the experiences of women Signal Officers in peacekeeping.