Saturday, 13 February 2016

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World Radio Day

World Radio Day

13.02.2016 – 13th February marks World Radio Day. The objectives of the Day are to raise greater awareness amongst the public and the media of the importance of radio. This year, the UNESCO theme for World Radio Day is “Radio in Times of Emergency and Disaster”.  Radio still remains the... Read more

The World This Week

The World This Week

12.02.2016 - This week's #PhotoFriday highlights some of the most important UN news stories emanating from across t... Read more

Invitations to two Press Briefings in Brussels

Invitations to two Press Briefings in Brussels

Monday - 15 February, 12:30PM Press Briefing: SDG Special Adviser Dr. David Nabarro, on the SDGs and their impac... Read more

#TEDxNations - 11 individuals making a global impact

#TEDxNations - 11 individuals making a global impact

The second edition of TEDxPlaceDesNations is being held tomorrow, 11 February, in the iconic Human Rights and All... Read more

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

10.02.2016 – 11th February marks the first International Day of Women and Girls in Science and will be commemorat... Read more

World Humanitarian Summit Report Launch

World Humanitarian Summit Report Launch

09.02.2016 – UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will launch his report for the World Humanitarian Summit in New Yor... Read more

Free and Equal Stamp Launch

Free and Equal Stamp Launch

08.02.2016 - On 5 February 2016, the United Nations Postal Administration (UNPA) unveiled a set of six commemorat... Read more

History has been made #SupportSyrians

History has been made #SupportSyrians

05.02.2016 - History was made in London yesterday at the #SupportSyrians conference when donors pledged over... Read more

World Cancer Day 2016

World Cancer Day 2016

04.02.2016 - Each year, WHO and the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) support the Unio... 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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