10 Apr 2014
Resolution 2149 (Central African Republic) S/RES/2149
The UN Security Council unanimously adopted Resolution 2149 on 10 April in response to the situation in the Central African Republic. The Council agreed to the deployment of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic, MINUSCA, which will deployed for an initial period until 30 April 2015. MINUSCA is expected to consist of 10,000 troops and 1,820 police, including 1,400 formed police units. The mission is mandated to protect civilians, support the transition process, ensure the delivery of humanitarian assistance and promote human rights, among other tasks. MINUSCA will assume authority from the African Union on 15 September 2014.