Friday, 28 November 2014

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UNRIC Library Backgrounders

The UNRIC Info Point & Library issues backgrounders on various subjects that list relevant URLs within the UN system.

Included are links to

  • various UN organizations working on the specific subject
  • relevant UN documents, treaties, declarations
  • Secretary-General reports
  • a selection of speeches and statements by UN officials
  • articles in UN journals, etc.


The following backgrounders are currently available in English and French:

Countries / Regions
Afghanistan English French
Central African Republic English French
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea English French
Egypt English  
Gaza English  
Iraq English French
Kosovo English French
Libya English  
Mali English French
Middle East English French
Myanmar English French
Somalia English French
South Sudan English  
Sri Lanka English French
Sudan/Darfur English French
Syrian Arab Republic English  
Ukraine English  
Yemen English  

   

Topics
Arms Trade English  
Biodiversity English French
Civil Society English  
Climate Change English French
Desertification English French
Development English French
Disability English French
Disarmament English French
Ebola English  
Educational Resources English French
Food Waste English French
Forests English French
Genocide English French
Global Food Crisis English French
Human Rights English French
Human Rights Council English French
Landmines English French
Migration English French
Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) English French
Nuclear Disarmament English  
Nuclear Non-Proliferation English French
Oceans English  
Participation of the European Union
in the work of the United Nations
English French
Peacebuilding Commission English French
Peacekeeping English French
Post-2015 Development Agenda English French
Poverty English French
Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict English  
Racism English French
Responsibility to Protect English  
Rule of Law English  
Special Tribunals & other mechanism English  
Sustainable Development English French
Transitional Justice English  
Terrorism English French
Youth English  

   

Archive (no longer updated)
Global Food Crisis English French
Human Rights Council English French
Peacebuilding Commission English French

   

   

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Visit the UNRIC Info Point & Library

Here you can find a collection of UN documents and publications in English, French and Spanish, as well as general information materials about the work of the United Nations.

library lobby

Opening hours:
Mon - Wed: 10:00 -12:00 am, 2:00 -5:00 pm
Thursday: 2:00-5:00 pm, Friday: 10:00-12:00 am
or upon appointment.

Backgrounders on Gaza, Ukraine, Syria,
        Terrorism  

Library Newsletter - November 2014

new Backgrounders: Ebola,
        Development,
        Post-2015 Development Agenda