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In Uganda, UN chief meets with South Sudanese refugees, urges world to show solidarity

With Uganda hosting almost one million South Sudanese refugees “as sisters and brothers and sharing with them their land and everything they have,” United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today urged the international community to show solidarity with those that had fled their homes, ... Read more

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UNIC Nairobi promotes Ocean Conference - Ocean Clean up in Malindi, Kenya

In support of the Ocean Conference and the World Environment Day (WED),  on Saturday, 3rd June 2017, UNIC Nairobi together with the UN Environment, UNESCO, UNIC , Ocean-Sole , Local Ocean Trust and several other partners organized activities in Watamu, Kenya. During the event,  locals in Watam... Read more


Press release: Surge in voluntary commitments for ocean action as Conference to halt ocean degradation set to open

New York, 2 June—A surge in the number of voluntary commitments to take action to improve the health of the ocean by countries, businesses and civil society groups has been recorded, and more are expected as the Ocean Conference gets underway Monday, 5 June at United Nations Headquarter in New Yo... Read more

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Commemoration of the 23rd Anniversary of the Genocide in Rwanda at UN Office at Nairobi

The 23rd Commemoration of the Genocide in Rwanda was held on 07 April 2017 at the United Nations Office at Nairobi. The UN Information Centre, Nairobi organized event was attended by more than 400 students.... Read more

Garissa University students during the second commemoration of the Attack at UNON

Second Commemoration of the Garissa University College Attack

The second anniversary of the massacre of 148 students of Garissa University College was commemorated at the United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON) on 3rd April 2017.... Read more

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