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WMO 2021 Calendar Competition

COVID-19 pandemic is causing unprecedented upheaval and changing our lives forever. But it also provides an opportunity to reflect on how we can do more to protect the environment and the planet and to...

From political prison to public speaking

Omar Alshogre survived beatings, hunger, and thirst in Syrian prisons for three years. He was subjected to torture – both psychological and physical. Although he was convinced that he would not make it, he...

Ciné-ONU Brussels, Vienna and Geneva present: Wake Up On Mars

In Sweden, a family from Kosovo faces the rejection of their asylum application. The result is the trauma of the two girls, victims of the "resignation syndrome", which plunges them into a long coma....

UNRIC Info Point & Library Newsletter – July 2020

monthly issue of the UNRIC Info Point & Library Newsletter featuring new UN websites and publications, with a special focus on COVID-19 information

Port of Antwerp: a pioneer among sustainable ports

The Belgian Port of Antwerp wants to work towards becoming a sustainable port reconciling economic, social and ecological interests. The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have been anchored in the port’s mission and business plan with a roadmap...

COVID-19: Maps visualise feasibility of physical distancing in the Netherlands

As lockdown measures are relaxed in Europe, ‘Keep your distance’ has replaced ‘Stay at home.’ To help ensure physical distancing, major cities in the Netherlands have been mapped to highlight the routes and places...

#COVID19 HUB

Stay informed and engaged during #COVID19

Digital Engagement Hub

Stop Disasters!

"Stop Disasters!" simulates natural hazards and serves as an interactive educational...

ShareTheMeal

ShareTheMeal is the charity app by the World Food Programme that...

UN-Habitat Scroll of Honour Award

UN-Habitat, the United Nations Programme promoting socially and environmentally sustainable towns...

The Future We Want, The UN We Need – Essay Competition

The United Nations Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, the Under-Secretary-General and Special...

MY World 360° media selection and this year’s call for immersive media

The UN SDG Action Campaign has released the latest MY World...