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Cadet Diplomats from Kenya Foreign Service briefed on the work of UN

UNIC Nairobi together with the Kenya Permanent Mission to the United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON) organized a one day briefing to 45 Foreign Service cadets where UNON Director-General, Sahle Work-Zewde and.. ... Read more

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Egypt President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi visits UN in Nairobi

UNON Director-General hosted Egypt President Abdel Fatah Al-Sisi on 19 February 2017 at UN Complex, Nairobi. The president was in the country for a one-day State visit to Kenya.... Read more


International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust in Nairobi

UNIC Nairobi in partnership with the Israeli Embassy in Kenya brought together 730 students from 17 Kenyan Universities to commemorate the 2017 International Holocaust Remembrance Day, at the United Nations Offices at Nairobi (UNON). The students were joined ..... Read more


UN forum wraps up in South Africa with a call for better data to improve people’s lives

The first-ever United Nations World Data Forum concluded today with the launch of a global plan that outlines a vision and a “to-do” list for better data to improve people’s lives, including through new ideas, solutions and strengthened collaboration in the field of statistics. ... Read more


UN Data Forum explores ways to improve and modernize national statistical systems

With the statistical community facing myriad challenges as countries begin to implement the new 15-year global plan for sustainable development, it is imperative to modernize, improve capacity and cooperate at a truly global level, the top United Nations economic and social affairs official told a g... Read more

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