United Nations (@UN )

United Nations

Bio Official account of #UnitedNations. Get latest information on the UN. Follow us on Instagram: unitednations. #GlobalGoals #StandUp4HumanRights
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Account created 16-03-2008 20:15:36
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iPhone : These young innovators are using technology to help achieve the #GlobalGoals the Arab region through UN Developments Youth Leadership Programme. expi.co/01nRn8 #Youth2030

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iPhone : I’m deeply concerned by the fires in the #AmazonRainforest. In the midst of the global climate crisis, we cannot afford more damage to a major source of oxygen and biodiversity. The #Amazon must be protected - United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres

Source: Copernicus EU 🛰️

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TweetDeck : 📷: The Ark of Return at UNHQ honours the victims of slavery & highlights the legacy of the slave trade. More about the permanent memorial on Fridays #RememberSlavery Day: bit.ly/2zdGhF6

iPhone : We, as #LACClimateWeek coorganizers, express our solidarity with the local communities suffering the terrible impacts of the Amazon #forestfires. Protecting the world’s forests is our collective responsibility. Healthy forests are critical in the fight against #ClimateChange.

iPhone : Every child should have the right to acquire a nationality at birth.
Still today, some countries forbid mothers to pass theirs to their son and daughters.
#IBelong trib.al/XF1yfYk

iPhone : I’m deeply concerned by the fires in the Amazon rainforest. In the midst of the global climate crisis, we cannot afford more damage to a major source of oxygen and biodiversity.

The Amazon must be protected.

Twitter Web App : NEWS: UN independent fact-finding mission on Myanmar calls for justice for victims of sexual & gender-based violence used to terrorize & punish ethnic minorities. bit.ly/2My1GBE

iPhone : #AmazonRainforest fires seen from space 🛰

The smoke has spread across several Brazilian states,this NASA image shows

Fires release pollutants including particulate matter & toxic gases such as carbon monoxide,nitrogen oxides &non-methane organic compounds into the atmosphere

TweetDeck : We all have a responsibility to look out for each other, to respect differences and to promote peaceful coexistence. -- António Guterres on Thursdays 1st-ever International Day for Victims of Violence Based on Religion or Belief. bit.ly/2Z497qO

iPhone : We have seen a rise in attacks against people targeted because of their religion or belief.

The world must step up to stamp out anti-Semitism, anti-Muslim hatred, the persecution of Christians and other religious groups.

We all have a responsibility to look out for each other.

iPhone : Over 50% of the world’s refugees are children.

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency explains the challenges refugee kids face when fleeing home alone. bit.ly/2Z2mest #WithRefugees

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TweetDeck : "I am here to say with a full heart: You are not alone. The world is with you." -António Guterres during visit to New Zealand mosques following terrorist attacks earlier this year.

Thursday is Int'l Day for Victims of Violence Based on Religion or Belief.
medium.com/@UN/i-am-here-…

TweetDeck : 📸: #TBT to the Foucault Pendulum at UNHQ in NYC in July 1969. The 200-pound sphere offers visual proof of the rotation of the earth. bit.ly/2Mugbq4

TweetDeck : Hate speech is spreading like wildfire in social media. We must extinguish it. -António Guterres during visit to New Zealand mosques following terrorist attacks earlier this year.

Thursday is Intl Day for Victims of Violence Based on Religion or Belief: bit.ly/33Lrsrj

TweetDeck : Violence against individuals on the basis of religion or belief is a human rights violation.

Thursday is the 1st-ever Intl Day for Victims of Violence Based on Religion or Belief. bit.ly/33Lrsrj #StandUp4HumanRights

iPhone : More than half of cancer patients get radiation treatment. It can eliminate tumors and save lives.
The IAEA helps specialists ensure this treatment stays safe and effective: iaea.org/topics/cancer #GlobalGoals

iPhone : UN Volunteers are at the forefront of humanitarian workers continuously supporting vulnerable populations. 🙌

This is the story of brave #WomenHumanitarians from Adamaoua and eastern regions of #Cameroon serving with UN partners at the Lolo refugee site▶️ bit.ly/30kEees