In January 2019, we thanked Cameroon for their service and sacrifice
UN News Feature: Meet Gladys Nkeh, a UN police officer in the Central African Republic
Gladys Ngwepekeum Nkeh is a United Nations police officer from Cameroon, one of some 12,870 uniformed personnel working with the UN peacekeeping mission in the Central African Republic. Earlier this year, the officer and her team went to a school – Ecole des 136 villas – in Bangui looking for a young girl who she found out from community leaders had been raped and became pregnant.
Video: A UN police officer from Cameroon empowers women & girls
In numbers: Cameroonian peacekeepers deploy to five missions
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