5 September 2017

Invitation – Report launch: Journey to extremism in Africa

UNDP invites you to the launch of the report: Journey to extremism in Africa and the opening of the photo exhibition: Survivors Wednesday 13 September 2017, 9:00 – 11:30 a.m. The programme includes speeches and presentations by Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, UNDP Africa Regional Bureau Director, Siddharth Chatterjee, UN Resident Coordinator/UNDP Resident Representative in Kenya, [...]

7 August 2017

Invitation to outreach events with Danish Ambassadors and Consul Generals

In connection with the annual Ambassador Meeting in Denmark, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark has arranged a number of outreach events at different venues in Copenhagen. At the events, Danish Ambassadors and Consul Generals will provide insight into the situations, possibilities and challenges of their respective countries. Read about all the events [...]

29 September 2016

Visit UN City on Culture Night 2016!

On October 14, UN City welcomes the public into our world on Culture Night 2016. This year you can experience several activities in our Green and platinum LEED certified building. Our program is as follows: 18.30-19.30: Interview with former President of the United Nations General Assembly, Mogens Lykketoft, moderated by Dyvia Das, TV2. Mogens Lykketoft reflects [...]

15 December 2015

Historic Paris Agreement on Climate Change

On Saturday the 12th of December 2015, the Paris Agreement was adopted at the UN climate change conference. The Paris Agreement brings all nations into a common cause based on their historic, current and future responsibilities. Now we need everyone on board to fill the agreement with life and to accelerate the transition to low [...]

4 December 2015

President of the United Nations General Assembly Mr. Mogens Lykketoft visited UN City Copenhagen on the 3rd of December 2015

The President of the UN General Assembly, Mr. Mogens Lykketoft, visited UN City on thursday the 3rd of December and spoke to all staff members about the climate conference and the SDG's Mr. Lykketoft highlighted the importance of ensuring a ​successful outcome at the COP21 climate conference and in implementing the Sustainable Development Goals, and stressed that international [...]

24 November 2015

Celebrating Children’s Day 2015 at UN City

Friday 20 November saw the beginning of a new tradition among Danish Child Rights organizations, Corporate partners and other UNICEF Denmark stakeholders. The first annual Universial Childrens Day (Børnenes Dag), was held in UN City.   The topic the first year was child poverty and the aim of the day was to discuss: 1)      What do [...]

9 November 2015

Come to Seminar on Syria in UN City

What will it take to contain the current refugee crisis in Europe and build hope for the millions of IDPs, refugees and affected population? The protracted nature of the Syria crisis has greatly impacted on development in the sub-region. Without hope of building a better future for themselves and their family, refugees are fleeing again – [...]

22 October 2015

The Data Revolution, Innovation and Development

​How can we strengthen data-driven decision making to support attainment of the new sustainable development goals? Can investments in “big data” complement official statistics to monitor the 2030 agenda? And what role can innovation play in improving sexual and reproductive health and rights? A data revolution is sweeping the globe with new technologies, skills and [...]

1 August 2015

Video from UNFPA Innovation Unit launch

COPENHAGEN, Denmark: "In order for us to significantly improve the delivery and results of our program, we need to resolve a number of very complex challenges. And these problems you cannot resolve in isolation. That is why you need innovation" Eric Dupont, Chief Procurement Services Branch, UNFPA Learn more about the way UNFPA [...]