World Environment Day 2016 - Go Wild for Life
The booming illegal trade in wildlife products is eroding Earth's precious biodiversity, robbing us of our natural heritage and driving whole species to the brink of extinction. This year's theme for World Environment Day - Go Wild for Life - encourages you to celebrate all those species under threat and take action of your own to help safeguard them for future generations. More...
Humanity: a shared responsibility
More than 130 million people need access to humanitarian assistance and protection and the numbers keep on rising. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon: "The World Humanitarian Summit must be for the people living on the front line of humanity. They count on us and we cannot let them down." More...
UNIDO: 50 years of industrial development
To mark the 50th anniversary of the Vienna-based UN Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the United Nations Postal Administration (UNPA) is issuing a personalized special event stamp sheet. The design by Eduardo Sinoy and UNIDO's Graphics Unit features the role of the Organization in achieving the 2030 Development Agenda and especially the ninth Sustainable Development Goal …
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