Stamps on Endangered Marine Species
Endangered marine species such as the great white shark and the paddlefish are featured on a new set of stamps issued by the UN Postal Administration (UNPA). The set of 12 different stamps which are the work of the illustrator Amadeo Bachar, form part of the stamp series on endangered species which was launched in 1993, to highlight the need to protect them. More...
UN celebrating 69 years
"The United Nations is needed more than ever at this time of multiple crises," says UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in his message for the United Nations Day on 24 October. "There have been painful setbacks," since the Organization's founding 69 years ago, the Secretary-General continues, "and there is much work ahead [but] we can take heart from our achievements." More...
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