Thematic Information


The United Nations and Youth

UN Academic Impact

Education First
67th General Assembly:


Secretary-General's report: Preventive Diplomacy: Delivering Results
Diving into high-level politics - a student journalist at the 64 th UN DPI/NGO conference
64th Annual UN DPI/NGO Conference: "Sustainable Societies; Responsive Citizens", 3-5 September 2011, Bonn
2011 Report of the "MDG Gap Task Force":
Report (PDF)
66th General Assembly:


Global Model United Nations in Kuala Lumpur - Deadline for registration: 21 June 2010
Brochure (pdf)
Datechange (pdf)
International Women's Day 2010 - BEIJING AT 15
Press Kit (pdf)


UNiTE to End Violence against Women (all in PDF):
Internet Governance Forum (IGF) (all in PDF):
2009 Report of the "MDG Gap Task Force" (all in PDF):
64th General Assembly (all in PDF):
United Nations Conference on the World Financial and Economic Crisis and Its Impact on Development, 24-26 June 2009 (PDF)
UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, New York, 18-29 May (press kit) (PDF)
UN Action to Counter Terrorism (PDF)
International Women's Day 2009
Launch of the Annual Report 2008 of the International Narcotics Control Board
Iraq Elections (all in PDF)
The Secretary-General's High-Level Task Force on the Global Food Security Crisis (all in PDF)


The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (all in PDF)
International Conference on Financing for Development in Doha, Qatar, 29 November - 2 December 2008 (all in PDF)
Dossier: Women and Armed Conflict - Open Debate of the Security Council, 29 October 2008 (all in PDF)
Achieving the Millennium Development Goals in Africa - High-level meeting on Africa's development needs, New York, 22 September 2008 (all in PDF)
2008 Treaty Event (all in PDF):

Role of the United Nations in International Law

Past Treaty Events

List of multilateral treaties to be highlighted in the 2008 Treaty Event

Understanding International Law

Millennium Development Report 2008 (all in PDF):

GOAL 1: Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger

GOAL 2: Achieve universal primary education

GOAL 3: Promote gender equality and empower women

GOAL 4: Reduce child mortality

GOAL 5: Improve maternal health

GOAL 6: Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases

GOAL 7 : Ensure environmental sustainability

GOAL 8: Develop a global partnership for development


Delivering on the Global Partnership for Achieving the Millennium Development Goals - Where are the Gaps

International Democracy Day - 15 September (all in PDF):

Democracy and Human Rights

Elections and Democracy



63rd General Assembly (all in PDF):

H.E. Father Miguel d'Escoto Brockmann - Acceptance speech upon his election as President of the 63rd General Assembly

Presidents of the United Nations General Assembly

Achieving the Millennium Development Goals in Africa - Recommendations of the MDG Africa Steering Group
Fact sheet (PDF)
Summary (PDF)


62nd General Assembly (all in PDF):

Presidents of the United Nations General Assembly

President of the sixty-second session of the United Nations General Assembly H.E. Dr. Srgjan Kerim


A multilateral response to terrorism, article by the UN's Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs, Ibrahim A. Gambari, published in the Commonwealth Ministers Reference Book 2006.
This article describes the continuing and widening efforts by the United Nations (UN) agencies to promote a fully international response to terrorism, including the conclusion of a Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism, and the adoption of a UN counter-terrorism strategy


World Summit 2005 (14-16 September 2005)
11th Crime Congress (Bangkok, 18-25 April 2005) -- Information material


A more secure world: Our shared responsibility (Report of the High-level Panel on Threats, Challenges and Change)