Facts and Figures


Chad and the Central African Republic


N'Djamena , Chad (Liaison Office of Bangui , the Central African Republic)

Forward HQ

Abéché, Chad


September 2007 to present

Current authorization  
Established for a period of one year

(Security Council resolution 1861 of 14 January 2009)


Authorized strength (resolution 1861 of 14 January 2009):

A maximum of 300 police and 25 military liaison officers, 5,200 military personnel, and an appropriate number of civilian personnel


Strength as of 30 November 2008:  

279 total uniformed personnel, including 44 military observers and 235 police officers supported by 307 international civilian personnel , 169 local civilian staff and 89 United Nations Volunteers


Note: Statistics for international and local civilians are as of 31 October 2008


of Military


Austria, Bangladesh, Bolivia Brazil Ecuador Egypt Gabon Gambia Ghana,Jordan, Kyrgyzstan, Mali, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Rwanda, Senegal, Spain, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia  and Tunisia


of Police 


Argentina, Benin, Burkina Faso Burundi Cameroon Côte d’Ivoire Egypt, France, Guinea Jordan Madagascar Mali Niger Portugal Rwanda, Senegal, Togo and Yemen



Financial Aspects

Method of financing:

Assessments in respect of a Special Account

Approved budget:

1 July 2008 - 30 June 2009: $315.08 million (A/C.5/62/30)