Monday, 02 May 2016

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#Electricity4All Python Challenge

#Electricity4All Python Challenge

02.05.2016 - Electricity is essential to poverty alleviation and sustainable development. Over 1.1 billion people lack access to electricity, making it a central priority for the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. However, the goal of providing universal access to electricity carries significant challenges. Nearly 97% of people who lack access... Read more

The World This Week

The World This Week

29.04.2016 - This week's #PhotoFriday highlights some of the most important UN news stories from around the world. ... Read more

Technology Is Booming, But Where Are The Girls?

Technology Is Booming, But Where Are The Girls?

28.04.2016 – Worldwide digital economies and app sectors are booming, but where are the women? Thousands of event... Read more

Immunizing the World’s Children

Immunizing the World’s Children

27.01.2016 – To date, an estimated 18.7 million infants – nearly 1 in 5 children – worldwide are still missing ro... Read more

Robbie the Rotten goes green

Robbie the Rotten goes green

27.04.2016 - This year, with the implementation of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change and the Sustainable Deve... Read more

Impossible Choices Campaign calls on you!

Impossible Choices Campaign calls on you!

26.04.2016 - Get involved in the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) public campaign in a call on our leaders to atte... Read more

Local meet and greet in Evere with the UN

Local meet and greet in Evere with the UN

This weekend a team of UN staffers braved the bad weather and headed out to Evere Commune to participate in this ... Read more

Paris Agreement: UN Calls on Civil Society to Hold Leaders Accountable

Paris Agreement: UN Calls on Civil Society to Hold Leaders A…

25.01.2016 - The UN Secretary-General has called on all civil society and youth to hold their leaders accountable... Read more

Record Number of Countries to Sign Paris Agreement Today

Record Number of Countries to Sign Paris Agreement Today

22.04.2016 – More than 175 countries will sign the historic climate change agreement today that was reached in Pa... Read more

Short films on Climate Change

A selection of some of the best short films from the Mobile Film Festival, 'Act on Climate Change', organized in partnership with the UN - Learn more.


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Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Advocates:

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In partnership with the artist, UNRIC is using Elyx to highlight a series of international observances.