News Feature

18 July is commemorated as the Nelson Mandela International Day. In his message, the UN Secretary- General, Ban Ki-moon, invited people around the world to devote at least 67 minutes to a community service activity. UNAMID marked the event with a clean-up and tree planting activity at a school in Zam Zam IDP camp, in North Darfur, attended by the DJSR-Protection, Bintou Keita. Photo by Hamid Abdulsalam, UNAMID.

On 6 June 2016, UNAMID’s Engineering Section and the Pakistani contingent, inaugurated a water station at Ardamata area in El Geneina, West Darfur. The project, consists of three boreholes and a water storage tank, will provide potable water to the local community including the displaced people in the area. Photo by Elsadig Hassan Daud, UNAMID.