3 Feb 2023
In Colombia, missing persons unit presents report
On 2 February in Villavicencio, Meta, the Unit for the Search for Persons Deemed as Missing (UBDP) presented its report on the first five years of management as part of the integral system for peace. According to the report, the UBDP, has made progress regarding 104,602 Colombians who are missing in the context of the armed conflict. Speaking at the event, Carlos Ruiz Massieu, Special Representative of the Secretary-General, acknowledged the work of Luz Marina Monzón as Director of the UBDP and reiterated the support of the United Nations.