United Nations Rapid Deployment

Initial deployment of UN staff into a mission area is often driven by political need and is usually based on limited knowledge of situation on the ground. As a result, camps and facilities are set up in non optimal locations. These camps are very difficult to move later. Secondly, in many missions there is a… Read more »

Single UN System Supply Chain

The United Nation system is complex and has a wide variety of capabilities and capacities, which are needed in a specific mission area to resolve an international crisis over time. There is at present a fundamental divide between the political and peacekeeping support components and the country team support components (humanitarian, development, health, etc). These… Read more »