Calendar of Events

January 29, 2013

Exhibit: Libya’s transition through the lens of the United Nations Political Mission

Exhibit Opening:  A Multimedia Exhibition showcasing progress and challenges in Libya’s transition through the lens of the United Nations Political Mission on the ground and its support activities Introductory remarks by: -        Mr Peter Launsky-Tieffenthal, Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information. Remarks by:   -        Mr. Jan Eliasson, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General; -        Mr. Tarek Mitri, Special Representative of the Secretary-General read more [...]
Start: January 29, 2013 18:00
End: January 29, 2013 19:30
Venue: General Assembly Lobby
Address:
42nd and 1st, NYC, United States

January 24, 2013

UN for $10? At Korea Society, “UN and Korean Leadership,” for Pay

This event costs $10 - it has been asked about: http://www.innercitypress.com/unkorea1socten011813.html The United Nations and Korean Leadership with Michèle Griffin Policy Planning Unit Director, United Nations Frank Schroeder Senior Advisor, Climate Change Support Team, Office of the Secretary-General of the United Nations Ambassador Shin Dong-ik ROK Deputy Permanent Representative, United Nations Moderated by Dr. Stephen Noerper Senior Vice President, The Korea Society read more [...]
Start: January 24, 2013 17:30
End: January 24, 2013 17:30
Venue: Korea Society
Address:
57 & 3rd Av, NYC, United States

January 23, 2013

Film & Discussion of “The Rescuers”

This documentary film by Emmy award-winning filmmaker Michael King chronicles the heroic efforts of a dozen diplomats who used the powers and privileges tied to their postings throughout Europe to save the lives of tens of thousands of Jews during the Second World War.

Start: January 23, 2013 18:30
End: January 23, 2013 20:30
Venue: UN North Lawn Building, CR 4
Address:
42nd and 1st, NYC, United States

January 22, 2013

“The World Knew — Jan Karski’s Mission for Humanity”

This exhibit lays out the captivating background of Polish native Jan Kozielewski, who under the assumed name of Jan Karski served as a courier for the Polish Underground State and informed Allied leaders about Nazi Germany’s ongoing extermination of the Jews.

Start: January 22, 2013 18:00
End: January 22, 2013 19:30
Venue: UN Visitors Lobby
Address:
42nd and 1st, NYC, United States

The Road to Silverstone: Film on Auto Racing in Gaza Strip

Film about engineers who built a Formula racing car in the Gaza Strip – film made by UNRWA

Start: January 22, 2013 15:00
End: January 22, 2013 15:00
Venue: UN, 8th Floor, Boos Room
Address:
42nd and 1st, nyc, United States