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Leaked Files Reveal Hidden Scope of UN Sex Abuse

Leaked Files Reveal Hidden Scope of UN Sex Abuse

September 13, 2017 — A confidential source has provided AIDS-Free World’s Code Blue Campaign with internal case files that offer a rare glimpse into what really happens when the UN learns of violations of a sexual nature allegedly committed by peacekeepers. (UN Photo / Sylvain Liechti)

CONFIDENTIAL: Sexual Exploitation and Abuse Case Files, MINUSCA

CONFIDENTIAL: Sexual Exploitation and Abuse Case Files, MINUSCA

September 13, 2017: Case summaries of 14 internal fact-finding inquiries of sexual exploitation and abuse complaints conducted by the United Nations mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) in 2016 that were leaked to the Code Blue Campaign.  (Photo: UN 'Keepers' case files).

Open Letter: Leaked Documents Reveal Scandalous Inaction by UN to Prevent Sexual Abuse

Open Letter: Leaked Documents Reveal Scandalous Inaction by UN to Prevent Sexual Abuse

June 6, 2017: The Code Blue Campaign has learned that a notorious battalion in the Central African Republic has been repeatedly flagged as a potential hive of dangerous predators. By failing to act, the UN is setting the stage for future abuse and placing women and children in harm's way. In an open letter to the UN Secretary-General, Code Blue's Paula Donovan and Stephen Lewis demand action. (Photo: UN / MINUSCA)

 New UN peacekeeper sex abuse report is stunning, but for unexpected reasons

New UN peacekeeper sex abuse report is stunning, but for unexpected reasons

March 3, 2016: More victims reported last year than in 2014, says a new UN report. The Secretary-General’s answer? Leave crisis management to the top officials most responsible for the UN’s ‘gross institutional failure’ in handling peacekeeper sex abuse. Code Blue disagrees. (UN Photo / Eskinder Debebe)

Put Victims First: Time for UK Leadership at the UN

Put Victims First: Time for UK Leadership at the UN

November 24, 2015: The Code Blue campaign calls for surplus peacekeeping funds to be transferred to the proposed trust fund for victims of sexual exploitation and abuse by UN peacekeepers.

(UN Photo / Rick Bajornas)

Priorité aux victimes: le Royaume-Uni doit assumer son leadership à l'ONU

Priorité aux victimes: le Royaume-Uni doit assumer son leadership à l'ONU

24 novembre 2015: La campagne Code Blue recommande qu'un solde de trésorerie de l'ancien Mission des Nations Unies en République centrafricaine et au Tchad soit transféré à un fonds d’affectation spéciale pour les victimes proposé par le Secrétaire générale de l'ONU. (traduction de l'anglais)

(UN Photo / Rick Bajornas)

Ban Ki-moon: To end rape, clean house

Ban Ki-moon: To end rape, clean house

August 19, 2015: The Code Blue Campaign reacts to three new allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse by MINUSCA peacekeepers in the Central African Republic.

(UN Photo / Sylvain Liechti)

UN peacekeeping: Rot at the top

UN peacekeeping: Rot at the top

AIDS-Free World responds to the resignation of the SRSG in Central African Republic, Ban's convening of special session to discuss sexual exploitation and abuse