The peacekeeping missions of United Nations have considerably evolved since 1948. With each generation of peacekeeping, new challenges have emerged. The author notes that while the UN has reformed peacekeeping by a large extent in the third generation, the operations face threats in the form of terrorism, weak political will, funding, weapons proliferation, and sexual and physical abuse.
Ms. Kundi is currently pursuing her Bachelor's in International Relations from Bahria University, Islamabad. She can be reached at [email protected].