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Sport Matters in Achieving Development and Peace

On the 4th of April, under the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge UNIC Canberra joined Australian-based NGO Sports Matters to celebrate the first International Day of Sport for Development and Peace. Continue reading

Youth Ambassadors from rural NSW visit UNIC Canberra

IMG_3666 WebOn the 19th of February nine young people from Cowra, a country town in regional NSW, traveled interstate to visit UNIC Canberra to learn about the work of the United Nations and how they can get their community involved. Continue reading

International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust in Melbourne

L1020183In commemoration of the memory of the victims of the Holocaust, 200 people gathered in historic St Kilda Town Hall, Melbourne to mark the United Nations International Day. Continue reading

Nelson Mandela Memorial

photoThe international impact of a towering figure of our time, former South African President, Nelson Mandela, was recognised at a memorial service in the Australian capital.

Former prime ministers, the diplomatic corps, South African and Australian community members paid tribute to the late former South African President at a service in ANU’s Llewellyn Hall. Continue reading