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UNOWAS / United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel

West Africa/Sahel (Africa)

Mission from 2016 to 2020


Mission classified as MAX

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Added in 2016
3 minimalist tasks
  • min01 co-ordination of donors, partners, and UN agencies
  • min05 good offices and mediation
  • min06 humanitarian assistance
2 moderate tasks
  • mod01 conflict assessment and early warning
  • mod08 support to international criminal justice
4 maximalist tasks
  • max01 civil society capacity building
  • max06 good governance
  • max07 human rights promotion
  • max18 women's rights and participation
Added in 2020
1 moderate task
  • mod03 electoral assistance
3 maximalist tasks
  • max02 dialogue and reconciliation (local)
  • max03 dialogue and reconciliation (national)
  • max04 dialogue and reconciliation (regional)

The UNPMM is a database that codes the mandate tasks of all UN peace missions, including peacekeeping missions, special political missions, and special envoys/advisors, between 1991 and 2020.

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