The purpose of the Directive on Sexual Harassment in United Nations Peacekeeping and Other Field Missions, for Military Members of National Contingents, Military Observers and Civilian Police Officeris to inform military members of national contingents, military observers and civilian police officers of the United Nations
policy and procedures on sexual harassment. Field mission personnel are strongly advised to familiarize themselves with this directive and to abide by it.
This directive provides illustrations of what constitutes sexual harassment; explains the different avenues for resolution of differences/grievances; outlines
the steps necessary to lodge a complaint and the organizational process to address a grievance of sexual harassment.