Langer Tag der Flucht
On 30 September the Langer Tag der Flucht (Long Day of Flight) will take place with more than 100 events all over Austria around the topic of refugees and asylum. This year's programme features theatre performances, cooking courses, cinema screenings, readings and workshops. Find out more...
Nuclear technology and sustainable development
The peaceful applications of nuclear technology have helped countries to fight pests, improve agriculture, advance health and protect the environment. This year's International Atomic Energy Agency Scientific Forum on 28-29 September will focus on how nuclear technology contributes to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. More...
#CTBT20 - commemorative stamps
Marking 20 years since the opening for signature of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT), artists from China have shared their visions on nuclear weapons to raise awareness on the importance of a global test-ban. The stamps feature art by leading Chinese artists, in conjunction with the Chinese Artists' Association.
UN General Assembly 71st Session
A wide range of topics of global interest from sustainable development and climate change to peace and security and human rights will be discussed at the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly which opened on 13 September 2016. You can watch it live via UN Web TV. More...
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.