Tuesday, 27 September 2016

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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 politician, was appointed Head of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) in June this year. Solheim was previously the Minister of Environment (2007-2012) and Minister of International Development (2005-2012), and head of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and... 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

Pop-up street art campaign ahead of United Nations Summit

Pop-up street art campaign ahead of United Nations Summit

Part of the UN street art campaign in Brussels by artists Axel, El Niño, Reset. Photo: UNRIC 19.09.201... Read more

Recent events

Recent events

16 September 2016—highlights from the 2016 Paralympics Games, we mark the International Day for the Preservat... Read more

Sustainable Democracy

Sustainable Democracy

Voters turn out to cast their ballot in Timor-Leste’s parliamentary elections (2012). Photo: UN Photo/Martine... Read more

'World’s Best News' spreads from Denmark to the rest of Europe

'World’s Best News' spreads from Denmark to the rest of Euro…

A cyclist considers the ‘World’s Best News’. Photo: UNRIC 9 September 2016 — Hundreds of t... 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:

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