Peacebuilding Support Office (PBSO)

http://www.un.org/en/peacekeeping/issues/civil/The PBSO fulfills several functions within the UN Secretariat at UN Headquarters in New York. The PBSO has three main functions: 

  • Serve as the secretariat for the Peacebuilding Commission
  • Administer the Peacebuilding Fund
  • Coordinate peacebuilding efforts within the UN system

The PBSO is headed by the Assistant Secretary-General for Peacebuilding Support (ASG) and reports to the Secretary-General. The office is organized around its core functions and includes the PBC Support Section, the Financing for Peacebuilding Section and the Policy Planning Section. 

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