29th May is UN International Day of Peacekeepers. On the 70th anniversary view a list of those who died in 2017 and explore other free resources.
Other useful resources include:
- Year in Review publications from 2004 onwards plus maps and reports from current peacekeeping missions.
- The Institute for Economics and Peace is the world’s leading think tank dedicated to developing metrics to analyse peace and to quantify its economic value.
- Global Peace Index 2017. It includes reviews of trends in peacekeeping and economic assessments.
- US think tank Rand has also conducted some reviews of UN effectiveness in peacekeeping and nation building.
- Brookings Institution.
- United Nations Association UK discusses the role of Britain and the UN.