Negotiated during the second segment of the resumed 67th session (May-June 2013), the budget of peacekeeping operations for the 2013/2014 biennum amounts to USD 7537 millions. However, this amount does not include the first six months of the budget of the operation in Mali (MINUSMA), the second half-year budget being adopted during fall. Also, by integrating the full budget year of the mission, the budget 2013/2014 of PKO reach a historic peak at around USD 8 billion.
The breakdown by missions is shown below:
As emphasized in this table, the scope of the budget has changed significantly since two operations (UNMIT and UNSMIS) were completed, while another (Mali) was launched.
At constant scope, we note the increase in the budget of MONUSCO, linked to the creation of an intervention brigade, as well as operations in Abyei and Southern Sudan. In contrast, several operations are experiencing a significant decrease in their credits: UNAMID in Darfur, MINUSTAH in Haiti, or UNMIL in Liberia.
Finally, the breakdown of expenditures is also changing, with a trend decline in military spending and, conversely, the relative stability of civil expenditure and an increase in operating expenses:
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