As of May 2017
Location: Darfur, Sudan
Headquarters: El Fasher, North Darfur
Duration: 31 December 2007 to present
Current Mandate: Authorized until 30 June 2017 by Security Council resolution 2296 (2016)
Jeremiah Mamabolo (South Africa )
Acting Joint Special Representative
Bintou Keita (Guinea)
Deputy Joint Special Representative
Frank Kamanzi (Rwanda)
Priscilla Makotose (Zimbabwe)
15, 845 military personnel, 1,583 police advisers and 13 formed police units comprising up to 140 personnel each.
13,783 military personnel, 1,417 police advisers, 1,808 formed police unit officers, 753 international civilian staff, 119 United Nations volunteers, and 2,148 national civilian staff.
Mission Hostile Fatalities Since Inception
63 peacekeepers (50 military and 13 police).
Troop contributing countries: Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, China, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, Kenya, Indonesia, Mongolia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Rwanda, Senegal and Tanzania.
Other contributors of military personnel: Burundi, Cambodia, Ecuador, Germany, Ghana, Iran, Jordan, South Korea, Kyrgyzstan, Malaysia, Mali, Namibia, Peru, Papua New Guinea, Sierra Leone, Thailand, Togo, Yemen, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Bhutan.
Contributors of police personnel: Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameron , Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Madagascar, Malawi, Djibouti, Indonesia, Turkey, Jordan, Kyrgyzstan, Malaysia, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Samoa, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Yemen , Zambia , Zimbabwe, Bhutan, Fiji, Sri Lanka, Solomon Islands, Benin, Mangolia and Kenya.