The Library of the United Nations Office at Geneva organizes events that bring together members of the international community with the Geneva public to exchange information and ideas on subjects that are of key importance to the United Nations.
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21 September 2018
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31 August 2018
This is the second in a series of talks co-organized with the Geneva Academy to explore the application of IHL in different socio-political contexts related to armed conflicts.
13 July 2018
Join us for this book launch where IHL academics and specialists will examine issues regarding the application of the 1977 protocols in today’s international and internal armed conflicts.
22 June 2018
Est-la Charte des Nations Unies désormais dépassée par les événements survenus depuis 1945, ou demeure-t-elle une entente sacrée que nul ne saurait renégocier de peur de la voir s’écrouler ?
12 June 2018
International conference on volunteerism and social transformation
5 June 2018
Vint Cerf, Google’s Vice President and Chief Internet Evangelist, will share his captivating story, his insights on cybersecurity and data management as well as how the Internet can be a useful tool to achieve the SDGs.
24 May 2018
Join us for this event where experts to discuss the progress and challenges for the UN Peace Agenda, 70 years after the creation of the United Nations
15 May 2018
Join speakers from academia and international organizations as they draw on the global refugee crisis to discuss how the current protection frameworks can serve families on the move
4 May 2018
The researchers will present their awarded papers that hold lessons on how the mandates of institutions within the UN system have been shaped in the “unsettled firmament” in the post-war period and how international organizations nowadays tend to expand their mandates through the strategic use of expert knowledge
17 April 2018
We have invited an author directly affected by a terrorist attack, an expert, and a diplomat to give their views and answer questions on this neglected side of terrorism.
11 April 2018
This is the first in a series of talks on international humanitarian law brought to you by UN Library Geneva in collaboration with the Geneva Academy to explore the application of IHL in different socio-political contexts exposed to conflict.
26 March 2018
Join us to discuss these issues and find out what is done in the UNECE region to accelerate progress towards closing the gender pay gap by 2030.
15 March 2018
In a discussion moderated by Young UN staff members, Munira will share with us her story and experiences and we will reflect on how youth can affect change at the United Nations.
8 March 2018
Join us to celebrate International Women's Day as we discuss how our societies can be more equal and more inclusive for women and girls of African descent
21 February 2018
Join us for this special day, to celebrate multilingualism and to protect all mother languages.