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The United Nations team in Brussels brings together 30 UN entities working spanning the development, humanitarian and human rights work of the UN. The Director of the UN Office in Brussels is the representative of the UN Secretary-General to the European Union institutions. The team works to build understanding and support for UN system activities within the EU institutions and amongst a wider public in Europe.

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Brussels Celebrates World Environment Day

On Monday, June 5th, World Environment Day was observed. This significant international day, recognized by the United Nations, aimed to celebrate environmental action and...

Significant changes for Brussels residents’ trash bins

Each year, the world experiences a loss or waste of 1.3 billion tonnes of food. Although this issue spans the entire food system, individuals...

Sudan: 5 ways the EU is helping

In April 2023, violent armed clashes erupted in Sudan's capital city, Khartoum, between the Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) and the Rapid Support Forces (RSF),...

Donors’ Conference for victims of the earthquakes

The Swedish Presidency of the Council of the EU and the European Commission will host an International Donors' Conference  20 March in Brussels to support the...

Malta takes over Security Council presidency

Malta, one of the UN’s smallest member states, takes over the presidency of the UN Security Council on 1 February. The presidency of the...

UN deputy chief warns against stopping aid to Afghanistan

The United Nations Deputy Secretary-General says she opposes cutting aid to Afghanistan as a response to the Taliban’s policies towards women and girls. Amina Mohammed,...

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