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Run TOGETHER! to promote respect, safety and dignity for all

Thursday, 12 October 2017

Want to know what it is like to cross the Marathon finish line?

On 4 November, the day before the 2017 NYC Marathon, join us at the annual Dash to the Finish Line race, to run from the United Nations Headquarters to the Marathon finish line in Central Park.

Let’s run TOGETHER as one Team UN, to promote respect, safety and dignity for all.

Celebrate the first International Translation Day on 30 September

Friday, 29 September 2017

Translators work very hard to avoid the limelight, with the idea that the better the translation, the more invisible the translator. And yet, translators and other language professionals will soon be in the spotlight, as the General Assembly recognized the role of professional translation in connecting nations and fostering peace, understanding and development and declared 30 September International Translation Day in its resolution 71/288 of 24 May 2017.

Annah Chota wins International Female Police Peacekeeper Award

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

“Assistant Inspector of Police Annah Chota made a key contribution towards restoring trust of the public in the police and encouraging children, women and men in Abyei to become partners in preventing and detecting crime.”

Assistant Inspector of Police Annah Chota has received the International Female Police Peacekeeper Award for her service and achievements in the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA).