New York | OHRM | DM
All delegates, staff members and affiliates are reminded to sign up for the alert services at emergency.un.org.
Worldwide | UNPA | OHCHR
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights will celebrate its 70th anniversary this year and the United Nations Postal Administration will issue a US$2.50 definitive stamp on 3 May 2018 to honour this special occasion.
Worldwide | DPI | UN News
Secretary-General António Guterres on Sunday described his predecessor Dag Hammarskjöld as his “fundamental inspiration,” who should be regarded as the “central reference” point for the whole United Nations ideal today.
New York | UNODA
In 2016, Peruvian visual artist Ivan Ciro Palomino won the UN “Poster for Peace” contest with an illustration that was featured as the cover of the 2018 Disarmament Calendar.
Buenos Aires | UNIC Buenos Aires
The human interest story is a staple both in traditional and social media, particularly for the video format. According to the Rockefeller Foundation’s Digital Storytelling for Social Impact: “Video can be the most captivating digital format for storytelling. The medium allows the audience to experience stories emotionally, and to connect with the people whose lives are featured.”
New York | DHL | DPI
Need to consult the first bulletin of the UN Staff Regulations and Rules? Want to know more about the work cycle of the General Assembly? Interested in legal resources?
Worldwide | DPI
Wednesday 28 March, Secretary-General António Guterres announced the appointment of Rosemary DiCarlo of the United States, President of the National Committee on American Foreign Policy and Senior Fellow at the Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, Yale University, as Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs.
New York | DPI
Michel Kichka, award-winning cartoonist and illustrator whose work can be seen in Le Monde and other major media outlets, will present his graphic novel Second generation: The things I didn’t tell my father at a student event held by the Department of Public Information on 11 April in New York.