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Message in a Bottle – launch of UN Association of South Australia Peace Bottle to celebrate UN70

UNAA SA Peace Bottle for UN70, Port Adelaide, South Australia, 10 October 2015UNIC Canberra joined with the UN Association of Australia in South Australia at the launch of the UN70 Peace Bottle at the Port Adelaide Enfield Port Festival.  The two meter high bottle designed by renowned Australian surrealist artist Andrew Baines, arrived at the Port on the famous tall ship The STV One and All and was brought ashore on the shoulders of members of the UN Association’s youth Continue reading

UN70 Seminar Series: climate change and post-2015 development agenda series

SDG 13 - Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impactsThe Seminar Series aims to increase awareness and understanding in Australia of climate change issues, as well as the UN process leading to the Paris Conference and of the activities the UN system is undertaking in the region to address climate change and sustainable development. At the same time, it is hoped that the Series will inform people as to what they can do to take action. Continue reading

Australian Launch of MY World Survey

Director of UNIC Canberra speaking at the Australian launch of the MY World Survey  at the United Nations Association of Australia Annual Conference.The Director of UNIC Canberra, Mr Christopher Woodthorpe launched the United Nations global survey for a better world, the MY World survey at the Annual United Nations Association of Australia conference on the 9th of August, 2013. Speaking at the launch, which was held at the Australian National University, Mr Woodthorpe urged all Continue reading