Saturday, 01 October 2016

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Not only in New York... in Brussels as well: World Federation of Consuls delegation visits UNRIC

Not only in New York... in Brussels as well: World Federation of Consuls delegation visits UNRIC

Brussels, 30 September 2016 - Not only the United Nations Headquarters in New York these days has the privilege of receiving hundreds of diplomats attending the works of the 71st UN General Assembly. Yesterday, UNRIC had the same privilege on a smaller scale when a large and enthusiastic delegation of the World... Read more

Shipping: indispensable to the world

Shipping: indispensable to the world

The sun rises over ships anchored off of Mogadishu, Somalia, waiting to offload their cargo in 2012. The local port... Read more

Antimicrobial resistance:

Antimicrobial resistance: "we are running out of time"

Photo: Two doctors are shown in consultation at Kabul's tuberculosis hospital, Afghanistan, in 2009. Due to AMR, tu... Read more

Let's talk tourism

Let's talk tourism

27 September 2016—“with almost 1.2 billion people travelling abroad each year, tourism has become a p... Read more

The future of UN Environment

The future of UN Environment

Solheim in Somalia. Photo: Odd Magna Ruud/Utrentiksdepartmentet Erik Solheim, the Norwegian diplomat and former po... Read more

 Ciné-ONU: Bikes vs Cars

Ciné-ONU: Bikes vs Cars

21 September 2016—“We are in a period of transition”- Pascal Smet, Minister for Mobility in Bruss... Read more

Trade and development requires an ambitious rethink

Trade and development requires an ambitious rethink

Cover of the Trade and Development Report 2016. Photo: UN/©FOTOLIA:Cifotart, Dickov, Lulu, Naeblys, Raman Mais... Read more

United Nations at Photokina 2016 in Cologne, Germany

United Nations at Photokina 2016 in Cologne, Germany

UN photo exhibition “The United Nations At 70” shown at world’s largest photo fair. Photo: UN By... Read more

Global goals: one year on

Global goals: one year on

The UN70 Belarus Express, a train decorated with the 17 Global Goals, sets off in Minsk on 23 October 2015 for a to... Read more

Emtithal (Emi) Mahmoud is a Sudanese-American slam poet who travelled to Greece to support UNHCR for the upcoming Nansen Refugee Awards.

“Together - Respect, safety and dignity for all”

Together Campaign Logo

The campaign highlights the economic, cultural and social contributions that migrants and refugees make to countries of origin, transit and destination. It also counters some misinformation and misperceptions.

SDG logo with UN emblem WEB

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Advocates:

SDG advocates
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