The United Nations
September 5, 2017

International Day of Charity 5 September

Charity, like the notions of volunteerism and philanthropy, provides real social bonding and contributes to the creation of inclusive and more resilient societies. Charity can alleviate the worst effects of humanitarian crises, supplement public services in health care, education, housing and child protection. It assists the advancement of culture, science,…
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The United Nations
August 24, 2017

2017 SDGs Student Photo Contest

"The United Nations Information Centre, Tokyo (UNIC Tokyo) and Sophia University are, once again, co-organizing the student photo contest on SDGs with special cooperation from Getty Images Japan. The first photo contest was launched in Japan last year, amassing a total of 624 entries from 47 countries as far and…
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The United Nations
June 11, 2017

CSW 61 Reports

Commision on the Status of Women (CSW61) 14-21 March, 2017 CSW 61 Reports from our New York United Nations Representative and Matilda Johnson are online.
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The United Nations
April 19, 2017

Report on CSW61 and Analysis of the Agreed Conclusions

The analysis of the sixty-first session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW61) and of the Agreed Conclusions by Ms. Lakshmi Puri, UN Assistant Secretary-General and Deputy Executive Director of UN Women is now online. Report on CSW61 and Analysis of the Agreed Conclusions CSW61 (2017)
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