The United Nations Operation in Côte d’Ivoire (UNOCI) regrets to announce the sudden death, on 11 August 2016, of Private Hassimi Amadou, a soldier of the Niger Battalion (NIGERBATT), in a medical institution in Abidjan, after a short illness.
At the end of their six months mission, fifty-six Officers, including six women of the medical Battalion of Bangladesh (BANMED 12) deployed within the United Nations Operation in Cote d’Ivoire (UNOCI) received the medal of the United Nations, on 16 August 2016 in Daloa.
At the end of his mission in Côte d’Ivoire, the Ambassador of the United States of America, Terrence McCulley visited on Wednesday, August 3, 2016, the United Nations Operation in Côte d’Ivoire (UNOCI) headquarters in Abidjan where he met with the special Representative of the UN Secretary Genera
Côte d’Ivoire, like many other countries which have experienced political, military and civilian crisis, faces many challenges regarding security, reconciliation, forgiveness and support for victims, including minors and women who have experienced gender based violence.
GENEVA/ABIDJAN (11 July 2016) – A UN report released today calls on the Ivorian authorities to intensify their efforts to prevent and punish rape, a crime that continues to claim many victims in the in the country.
Resolution 2284 unanimously adopted on 28 April 2016 by the Security Council of the United Nations decided that the mandate of the United Nations Operation in Côte d’Ivoire (UNOCI) will end on 30 June 2017.
The Special representative of the Secretary General of the United Nations for Côte d’Ivoire, Aïchatou Mindaoudou, on 27 May 2016, presided over the ceremony of decoration of 368 peacekeepers of the Benin Contingent (BENINBATT), in the presence of the Force Commander of the United Nations Operatio
The United Nations Operation in Côte d’Ivoire (UNOCI) regrets to announce the death of three soldiers of the 16th Senegalese Contingent, on Thursday, 23 May 2016, in a road accident, 5 km from Bonguera, a locality situated at 225 km north-east of Yamoussokro.