UN agencies in Cameroon

The United Nations system in Cameroon is led by a team whose leadership is based on mutual accountability for the results of the UN system in the country. The coordination function is strengthened and overseen by the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Cameroon who is the designated representative of the Secretary-General for development operations.

The country team works together, through the "Delivering as One" approach, to respond more effectively to the development and humanitarian challenges of Cameroon, according to the UN mandate. Cameroon has a total of twenty-two agencies, funds and programs that have various projects in the country.

The UN in Cameroon consists of Programs and Funds and the following Resident and Non-Resident Institutions or Agencies:

 

UNDP - United Nations / United Nations Development Programme

Ms. Allegra Baiocchi

UNDP Resident Representative, Resident Coordinator United Nations, Humanitarian Coordinator  in Cameroon

ECA / BSR-AC - United Nations Economic Commission for Africa

Mr. ANTONIO MARIA AFONSO PEDRO Director of the Sub-Regional Office for Central Africa

UNIC - United Nations Information Center

Ms. Allegra Baiocchi

Director

UNHCHR - United Nations Center for Human Rights and Democracy

Mr. AHOWANOU AGBESSI

Regional Representative

FAO - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Mr Abdoulaye Balde

Representative a.i.

IFAD - International Fund for Agricultural Development

Mr. BERNARD HIEN Mwinyel

Reprresentative

UNHCR - Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

Mr. KOUASSI LAZARE ETIEN

Representativet

OCHA - Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

Mr. ModiboTraore

Head of Office  

ILO - International Labor Organization

Mrs. VERA LUCIA PAQUETTE-PERDIGAO

Director

IOM - International Organization for Migration

Mr.Boubacar Seybou

Head of Office  

WHO - World Health Organization

Dr Phanuel Habimana

Representative

UNIDO - United Nations Industrial Development Organization

Mr. Jean-Jacques Massima-Landji

Representative a.i.

UN Women - United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women

M. ADAMA MOUSSA

Representativet

UNAIDS - The Joint United Nations Program on HIV / AIDS

Dr CLAIRE MULANGA TSHIDIBI

Country Director

WFP - World Food Program

Mr. ABDOULAYE BALDE

Representative

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Mr. Salah Khaled

Representative

UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund

Dr BARBARA M. SOW

Representative

ITU - International Telecommunication Union

Mr. Jean-Jacques Massima-Landji

Area Representative

UNICEF - United Nations Children's Fund

Mr. Jacques Boyer

Country Representative

 

 

UNVUnited Nations Volunteers

Mme Fatima Tambadou

Programme Officer