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UNPA to issue UN Free and Equal stamps promoting LGBT equality

Friday, 05 February 2016

On 5 February 2016, the United Nations Postal Administration (UNPA) will issue a set of six commemorative stamps to promote the UN Free & Equal campaign for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) equality. The new stamps were designed by Sergio Baradat of UNPA and mark the first time that the United Nations has issued stamps with an LGBT theme.

UN Unearthed at 70

Friday, 16 October 2015

London | UNRIC

Peacekeepers attending their colleagues’ funeral, Vietnamese refugees in a detention centre, water being sprayed on a sugar cane field set ablaze and a Kenyan peacekeeper holding a small Croatian child, are all pictures displayed at an unprecedented exhibition that has been travelling the world called “UNEARTH.”

UN promotes post 2015 development agenda with massive-scale projections depicting new goals

Tuesday, 29 September 2015

In commemoration of the United Nations 70th anniversary and anticipated adoption of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda, massive-scale projections of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) illuminated the north façade of the Secretariat building and west façade of the General Assembly building at UN Headquarters on Tuesday, 22 September 2015.