On 21 October, come celebrate the UN's birthday at Grand-Place, in Brussels. The UN Brussels Team will be welcoming visitors to it's Information village from 11:00 to 17:00.
The village is intended to illustrate various aspects of United Nations activities in everyday life.
Find out about Humanitarian Assistance, Human Rights, Peacekeeping and much more. It is an opportunity for the public to explore and play games to get a taste of the UN in the field.
UN Staff will be there to answers the public's questions and talk about the different UN Agencies in Brussels, what they do and how people can support the UN's work.
The United Nations team brings together 26 specialised agencies, funds and programmes spanning the development, humanitarian and human rights work of the UN. The team works to build understanding and support for UN system activities within the EU institutions and amongst a wider public in Europe.
The Brussels based United Nations Regional Information Centre for Western Europe - UNRIC provides information on UN activities to the countries of the region. It also provides liaison with institutions of the European Union in the field of information. Its outreach activities extend to all segments of society and joint campaigns, projects and events are organized with partners including the EU, governments, the media, NGOs, schools and local authorities.
United Nations Regional Information Centre for Western Europe (UNRIC Brussels)
Residence Palace, Rue de la Loi/Wetstraat 155, Block C2,7th and 8th floor, Brussels 1040, Belgium
Tel.: +32 2 788 8484 / Fax: 32 2 788 8485