Free guided tours to UNO City in Vienna
To mark 35 years of the United Nations Headquarters in Vienna, we are offering the public free guided tours of the Vienna International Centre on Friday 15th August 2014. The Vienna International Centre was officially opened in August 1979 on 15th August this year the public can come from 09:30 to 15:30 to join free guided tours of the building and find out more about the UN organizations based in Vienna. You will need to bring a photo ID.
Hope: one word which can mean so much
Each year millions of children, women and men from all regions of the world are trafficked, their hope stolen. To mark the first ever UN World Day against Trafficking in Persons we want you to join us in symbolically giving back this precious item.
Join the #igivehope campaign today and show your solidarity with victims of #humantrafficking. Share your hand heart photo online find out more here.
"Disarmament never comes easily to Member States"
In an interview with UNIS Vienna, High Representative for Disarmament Affairs Angela Kane talks about her role advocating for disarmament. Given the number of organizations with a disarmament and non-proliferation focus in Vienna, she further stressed the importance of the local liaison office and talked about the use of chemical weapons. More...
Do you want to work for the United Nations?
Slovakia is one of the participating countries for the 2014 Young Professionals Programme (YPP) examination to be held later this year. The job families are Economic Affairs, Human Rights, Information System and Technology, Photographer, Political Affairs and Radio Producer. So if you are up to 32 years old, find out more here and do hurry as the deadlines are fast approaching - ranging from 13th-26th August depending on the job family. More...
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The United Nations in Vienna offers you a unique opportunity to get an insight into global policy making. We are the world centre for issues such as nuclear explosions, hi-tech satellites and international crime prevention and you can be a part of it.
We also offer group lectures and tours on specialized topics and for children.