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UN’s founding documents available through the UN Digital Library

Thursday, 21 December 2017

Worldwide | DPI| Dag Hammarksjöld Library

Interested in researching the creation of the United Nations?  How was it established, and why is it organised as it is? How did the five permanent members of the Security Council gain the right to veto, and how was the jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice decided? Who wrote and approved the UN Charter?

Experts on sanctions meet to exchange findings on security

Wednesday, 20 December 2017

New York | DPA

On 5 and 6 December 2017, more than fifty experts from nine sanctions monitoring groups, teams and panels, delegates from the Security Council, and representatives from across the United Nations system gathered at UNHQs to participate in the fifth annual Inter-Panel Coordination Workshop organized by DPA’s Security Council Affairs Division.

Highlights of UN Police Week 2017, day by day

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

New York | DPKO

United Nations police week concluded on 10 November. During the week, the United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres met with the Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, Jean-Pierre Lacroix, Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, Bintou Keita, Assistant Secretary-General for Rule of Law and Security Institutions, Alexandre Zouev, UN Police Adviser Luis Carrilho and Heads of police components in UN peace operations.