That was then, this is now. What has the UN and the international community learnt from the experience of Rwanda more than a decade ago?
Take a look at this short film from the Pulitzer Centre, a US news media organisation. Listen as the UN personnel in Darfur, Sudan, explain that they lack proper communications equipment (such as thuraya) and describe the poor condition of their vehicles.
* Dallaire, R. 2003, Shake Hands with the Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda, Arrow Books, London. On equipment shortages in the early days of the mission, see pp. 106-107. On vehicles in general and personnel carriers in particular, see pp. 181-182.