International Peace Cooperation Activities

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Tables of Peacekeeping Operations
(2019.6.4)
Notes: 1. Other operations have included support activities in the areas of transport and supply carried out by units of the MSDF (in Cambodia and Timor-Leste) and the ASDF (in Cambodia, Mozambique, the Golan Heights, and Timor-Leste).
2. Advance unit of 23 people was additionally sent as part of the Rwandan refugee relief effort.

Multinational Force and Observers (MFO)

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Staff Officer Place Egypt
Period of Dispatch April 2019
Gross Number of Personnel 2
Description of Main Tasks Liaison and coordination between Egyptiany, and Israeli governments, and the MFO
Main Equipment Handgun, Rifle
Executed Amount Cabinet Office's budget covers expense for staff officers

United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS)

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Headquarters Staff
Staff of 3
(1st to 5th)
Place South Sudan
Period of Dispatch November 2011 -
Gross Number of Personnel 15
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Coordination within the UNMISS units regarding the demand of overall military logistics
  • Management of database
  • Planning and coordination of engineering duties
Main Equipment Unarmed
Engineer Unit(1st to 5th) Place South Sudan
Period of Dispatch January 2012 -
Gross Number of Personnel 1,995
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Development of infrastructure such as roads
Main Equipment Light armored vehicle, Truck, Dozer, Handgun, Rifle, Machine gun, etc.
Joint Coordination Center
(1st to 4th)
Place South Sudan, Uganda, and Kenya (If necessary)
Period of Dispatch January 2014 - December 2013
Gross Number of Personnel 92
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Consultation and coordination with the UNMISS regarding engineering unit activities
  • Coordination regarding logistics
Main Equipment Handgun
Executed Amount Approx. 20 billion JPN yen (till the budget of March 2013)
(Cabinet Office’s budget covers expense for Headquarters staff)

United Nations Integrated Mission in Timor- Leste (UNMIT)

Place Timor- Leste
Military Liaison Officer
Staff of 2
(1st to 4th)
Period of Dispatch September 2010 - September 2012
Gross Number of Personnel 8
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Intelligence gathering on the security situation across Timor-Leste
Main Equipment Unarmed
Executed Amount Cabinet Office’s budget covered

United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH)

Place Haiti (Dominica and Florida)
Headquarters Staff
(1st to 6th)
Period of Dispatch February 2010 - January 2013
Gross Number of Personnel 12
Description of Principle Tasks
  • MINUSTAH headquarters carries out coordination of overall logistics, which includes the prioritization of engineering activities such as coordinating facility - related duties, and procurement and transport of military items
Main Equipment Handgun
Engineer Unit
(1st to 7th)
Period of Dispatch February 2010 - February 2013
Gross Number of Personnel 2,184
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Remove rubble, repair roads, construct simple facilities, etc.
Main Equipment Handgun, Rifle, Machine gun, Light armored vehicle, Large dump truck, Dozer, Truck crane, Hydraulic shovel, Bucket loader, etc.
Executed Amount Approx. 19.5 billion JPN yen (till the budget of March 2013)
(Cabinet Office’s budget covers expense for Headquarters staff)

United Nations Missions in Sudan (UNMIS)

Place Sudan (except Darfur)
Headquarters Staff
(1st to 6th)
Period of Dispatch October 2008 - September 2011
Gross Number of Personnel 12
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Coordination in UNMIS concerning overall logistics of the military sector
  • Management of database
Main Equipment Unarmed
Executed Amount Cabinet Office’s budget covered

United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN)

Place Nepal
Military Liaison Officer
(1st to 4th)
Period of Dispatch March 2007 - January 2011
Gross Number of Personnel 24
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Monitor management of weapons of Maoist soldiers and those of the Nepalese government force
Main Equipment Unarmed
Executed Amount Cabinet Office’s budget covered

Humanitarian Relief Operations for Iraqi Victims

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Place Amman and Brindisi (Italy)
Military Liaison Officer
(1st to 4th)
Period of Dispatch July 2003 - August 2003
Gross Number of Personnel 98
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Air transport of materials for the relief of Iraqi victims
Main Equipment Handgun, C-130H, U-4
Executed Amount Approx. 4.3 hundred million JPN yen

Humanitarian Relief Operations for Iraqi Refugees

Place Japan - Amman (Jordan)
Headquarters Staff
(1st to 6th)
Period of Dispatch March 2003 - April 2003
Gross Number of Personnel 50
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Air transport of relief supplies for UNHCR
Main Equipment Hand gun, B-747
Executed Amount Approx. 110 million JPN yen

United Nations Transitional Administration in Timor-Leste (UNTAET)
United Nations Mission in Timor-Leste (UNMISET)

Place Timor-Leste
Headquarters Staff
(1st to 6th)
Period of Dispatch February 2002 - June 2004
Gross Number of Personnel 17
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Plan and coordinate engineering and logistics operations at military headquarters
Engineer Unit
(1st to 4th)
Period of Dispatch February 2002 - June 2004
Gross Number of Personnel 2,287
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Maintain and repair roads and bridges that are necessary for PKO unit activities
Main Equipment Handgun, Rifle, Machine gun, Truck, Dozer, etc.
Executed Amount Approx. 17.4 billion JPN yen
(Cabinet Office’s budget covers expense for Headquarters staff)

Humanitarian Relief Operations in Afghanistan

Place Japan - Islamabad (Pakistan)
Air Transport Unit Period of Dispatch October 2001
Gross Number of Personnel 138
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Air transport of aid materials for UNHCR
Main Equipment Handgun, C-130H, U-4
Executed Amount Approx. 230 million JPN yen

Humanitarian Relief Operations in Timor-Leste

Place Surabaya - Kupang (Indonesia)
Air Transport Unit Period of Dispatch November 1999 - February 2000
Gross Number of Personnel 113
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Air transport of aid materials for UNHCR
Main Equipment Handgun, C-130H, U-4
Executed Amount Approx. 640 million JPN yen

United Nations Disengagement Observe Force (UNDOF)

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Place Golan Heights (Israel and Syria)
Headquarters Staff
Staff of 3
(1st to 12th)
Period of Dispatch February 1996 - January 2013
Gross Number of Personnel 38
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Create PR and budgets for UNDOF operations, plan and coordinate transport, maintenance and other operations at UNDOF Headquarters
Transport Unit
(1st to 34th)
Period of Dispatch February 1996 - January 2013
Gross Number of Personnel 1,463
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Transport food and other supplies
  • Store goods at supply warehouses, repair roads and other infrastructure, maintain heavy machinery, conduct firefighting and snow clearance
Main Equipment Handgun, Rifle, Machine gun, Bus, Truck, etc.
Executed Amount Approx. 9.8 billion JPN yen (till the budget of March 2013)
(Cabinet Office’s budget covers expense for Headquarters staff)

Humanitarian Relief Operations for Rwandan Refugees

Rwandan Refugee Relief Unit Place Goma (former Zaire, present Democratic Republic of the Congo)
Period of Dispatch September 1994 - December 1994
Gross Number of Personnel 260
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Medical care, prevention of epidemics, and water supplies
Air Transport Unit Place Goma - Nairobi (Kenya)
Period of Dispatch September 1994 - December 1994
Gross Number of Personnel 118
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Airlift supplies for Rwandan refugee relief units
Main Equipment Handgun, Rifle, Machine gun, Command Communication Vehicle, Heavy truck, Small truck, C-130H, etc.
Executed Amount Approx. 5.7 billion JPN yen

United Nations Operation in Mozambique (ONUMOZ)

Place Mozambique
Headquarters Staff
(1st to 2nd)
Period of Dispatch May 1993 - January 1995
Gross Number of Personnel 10
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Draft mid- and long-term plans, plan and coordinate transport operations
Transport Coordination Unit
(1st to 3rd)
Period of Dispatch May 1993 - January 1995
Gross Number of Personnel 144
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Support customs clearance work and provide other transport related technical coordination in the allocation of transport
Main Equipment Handgun, Rifle, 4WD, etc.
Executed Amount Approx. 1.6 billion JPN yen
(Cabinet Office’s budget covers expense for Headquarters staff)

United Nations Transitional Authority in Cambodia (UNTAC)

Place Cambodia
Ceasefire Monitors
(1st to 2nd)
Period of Dispatch September 1992 - September 1993
Gross Number of Personnel 16
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Monitor custody of weapons collected and observance of ceasefire
  • Monitor observance of ceasefire at the border
Main Equipment Unarmed
Engineer Unit
(1st to 2nd)
Period of Dispatch September 1992 - September 1993
Gross Number of Personnel 1,200
Description of Principle Tasks
  • Repair roads, bridges, and other infrastructure
  • Supply fuel and water to UNTAC components and other groups
  • Supply food and accommodation, provide facilities needed for work and medical care to UNTAC component personnel
Main Equipment Handgun, Rifle, Command Communication Vehicle, Dozer, Heavy dumper truck, etc.
Executed Amount Approx. 10.5 billion JPN yen (Cabinet Office’s budget covers expense for Headquarters staff)