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Appeals & Response Plans
- DR Congo: Ebola Outbreak - Aug 2018
- DR Congo: Ebola Outbreak - May 2018
- DR Congo: Polio Outbreak - Feb 2018
- DR Congo: Floods - Jan 2018
- DR Congo: Landslide - Aug 2017
- DR Congo: Ebola Outbreak - May 2017
- West Africa: Armyworm Infestation - Mar 2017
- DR Congo: Floods - Nov 2016
- Angola/DR Congo: Yellow Fever Outbreak - Jan 2016
- DR Congo: Floods - Nov 2015
Most read reports
- Aid work suspended due to deadly attack in DR Congo
- 155 children left orphaned or separated from their parents in DRC’s latest Ebola outbreak
- Ebola-hit DRC faces ‘perfect storm’ as uptick in violence halts WHO operation
- UNICEF DR Congo Ebola Situation Report North Kivu and Ituri - 24 September, 2018
- Democratic Republic of Congo: Ebola Virus Disease - External Situation Report 8
Trainings will contribute to protecting women and children from sexual violence and child soldiering
MISSISSAUGA, Ont. (July 26, 2011)—World Vision, the Child Soldiers Initiative and the Pearson Peacekeeping Centre have launched training programs in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to aid in the protection of children and the prevention of sexual and gender-based violence. The training of DRC’s national army and the United Nations staff is generously funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada (DFAIT).
The latest volume of The Pearson Papers is a collection of English and Spanish articles by academics and practitioners from the Americas who share their perspectives, experience and lessons learned on a multitude of core issues within or closely related to peace operations.
The articles discuss a number of topics including:
OTTAWA (Ontario, Canada) (7 août 2009) - Le Centre Pearson pour le maintien de la paix (CPMP) a contribué à l'avancement de la Résolution 1820 du Conseil de sécurité des Nations Unies, qui vise à prévenir la violence sexuelle en zone de conflit, en invitant des agentes de la police des Nations Unies (UNPOL) à assister au débat ouvert du Conseil de sécurité, à New York, au sujet de cette résolution.
Dans le cadre de cette importante initiative, trois agentes de l'UNPOL oeuvrant en Afrique et en Amérique ont pu exprimer leurs idées et parler de leur expérience devant les …
OTTAWA (Ontario, Canada) (August 7, 2009) - The Pearson Peacekeeping Centre (PPC) is advancing United Nations Security Council Resolution 1820 (UN SCR 1820), which addresses the prevention of sexual violence in conflict zones, by bringing United Nations Police (UNPOL) officers to the Security Council open-debate on UN SCR 1820 in New York.
This is an important initiative as it allowed three female UNPOL officers currently serving in Africa and the Americas to have their voices and experiences heard by decision makers. This serves to heighten the awareness of the challenges and …