UN Environment/OCHA Joint Unit Missions in 2016
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The UN Environment/OCHA Joint Unit (JEU) facilitated 10 MISSIONS IN 2016, providing support and expertise on environmental emergency assessments, and conducting training that delivers knowledge and understanding of effective response to environmental emergencies. JEU also provided technical experts with specialized skills to UN Disaster Assessment and Coordination (UNDAC) missions. Assistance was provided to 8 COUNTRIES IN 2016: the majority of the 10 missions provided technical expertise in response to environmental and complex emergencies. In addition, JEU contributed to trainings and exercises for enhanced environmental emergency preparedness, supporting governments, organizations and partners with technical advice.
Infographic and map of JEU mission: