The year in review
2017 brought along both opportunities and challenges to the UN and the rest of the world. Humanitarian crises, environmental disasters and political extremes/exceptions remained our biggest hurdles towards achieving the Global Goals. Resolved to forestall crises before they occur, Secretary-General António Guterres launched a series of reforms aimed at advancing mediation and prevention. Click here for a review of the year:
Vienna and the New Urban Agenda
Vienna has topped the list of the world's most liveable cities for eight years in a row. As a growing city it faces many of the same challenges as other urban environments such as affordable housing, transport networks and integration of migrants. Watch our short film about how Vienna is trying to make the UN's New Urban Agenda a reality for people living in the city. 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.