Troop Contributions to UN Operations

More women are becoming part of peacekeeping troops deployed in the regional and UN peacekeeping missions, as the special role of women in peacekeeping, peace-building and support is increasingly recognized.

 

 

Country

Individual Force

Experts on Mission

Contingent Troops

Country Total

TOTAL

WOMEN

Men

TOTAL

WOMEN

Men

TOTAL

WOMEN

Men

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

No.

%

DRC

17

1

5.8

16

94.1

-

-

-

-

-

801

2

0.24

799

99.7

818

Lesotho

-

-

-

-

-

2

0

-

2

100

-

-

-

-

-

2

Madagascar

45

8

17.7

37

82.3

-

-

 

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

45

Malawi

90

44

48.8

46

51.2

13

0

 

13

100

858

44

5.1

814

94.9

961

Namibia

52

18

34.6

34

65.4

10

3

30

7

70

12

0

 

12

100

74

South Africa

-

-

 

-

-

17

4

23.5

13

76.5

2 114

352

16.6

1762

83.4

2 131

Tanzania

66

10

15.1

56

84.9

18

2

11.1

16

88.9

2 239

101

4.5

2 138

95.6

2 323

Zambia

122

20

16.6

102

83.4

40

8

20

32

80

776

2

0.25

774

99.7

938

Zimbabwe

22

5

22.7

17

77.3

6

0

-

6

100

3

1

33.3

2

66.6

31

Source  United Nations Peacekeeping

No data was available for Angola, Botswana, Mauritius, Mozambique, Seychelles and Swaziland

 

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