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United Nations Chiefs of Police Summit 2018

Friday, 22 June 2018

New York | OROLSI

On 21 June 2018, the second United Nations Chiefs of Police Summit (UNCOPS) took place in the GA Hall in New York. Senior police executives from Member States, along with key partners and senior United Nations representatives, considered the future of United Nations policing so that our officers can better deliver in the field and positively impact the lives and communities of the people they serve.

#RefugiArte exhibition at Panama International Airport

Monday, 18 June 2018

Panama City | UNIC Panama

#RefugiArte is a project that began in 2015, inspired by the 50th anniversary of the Regional Office of the UNHCR for the South of Latin America. For two months, the #RefugiArte exhibit will show travelers passing through Panama’s Tocumen International Airport the reality that refugees face around the world, including in Latin America.

Celebrating the first World Bee Day in Vienna

Monday, 04 June 2018

Vienna | UNIS Vienna

“I really appreciate this event. It was wonderful! The most interesting thing was to see the bees up close. We also enjoyed the explanations given by the experts – they emphasized the responsibility that each of us has in terms of maintaining an adequate environment for bee colonies,” said a participant at the first World Bee Day in Vienna, Austria.

Partnerships bring technological innovation to peacekeeping

Thursday, 31 May 2018

Berlin  | DFS

The international Partnership for Technology in Peacekeeping Symposium, held in Berlin from 14 to 18 May, was attended by representatives from Member States and other UN partners. The aim was to increase the involvement of the international peace community in peacekeeping and to introduce new technologies and concepts to the field missions.