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INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DAY 2016 AT MBAGALA

The International Youth Day will be commemorated tomorrow Friday the 12th of August at Mbagala Zakhem grounds in Temeke region in Dar es Salaam. This year’s theme is “The Road to 2030: Eradicating Poverty and Achieving Sustainable Production and Consumption” (SDG 12). A high level commemoration will be accompanied with Exhibitions and youths entertainment.  The Government of Tanzania along with the United Nations and Several Youth civil society organizations have jointly planned for the event from early morning to midday. The public is invited to the event.
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INVITATION FOR YOUTH TO SUBMIT VIDEOS TO THE UNITED NATIONS FOR THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE

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The Education Outreach Section of the United Nations Department of Public Information invites young people from around the world between the ages of 15 and 24 to submit 10 -to 15- second videos in English on how the Sustainable Development Goals can build peace.

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United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) Contest

Within the framework of the International Science Center and Science Museum Day, in November, the Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC) is collaborating with the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to hold a contest open to college and university students from Africa.
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UNITED NATIONS INFORMATION CENTRE – DAR ES SALAAM INTERNS

Welcome to UNIC Dar es Salaam Internship Programme for 2016

The United Nations Information Centre in Dar es Salaam provides opportunities for university-level students to undertake internships. Students can utilize and enhance their educational experience through practical work assignments, while supporting the work of the UN Information Centre. An internship with UNIC provides exposure to the daily activities undertaken by the office, as well as an opportunity to gain first-hand experience on a diverse range of topics and issues comprising the work of the United Nations.

UNIC Dar es Salaam is now accepting internship applications.  Please follow the guidelines provided in UNIC Dar es Salaam website; www.unictz.org click on careers and select the internship announcement folder. The deadline for submission is June 15, 2016.

Press Briefing on World Humanitarian Summit

DAR ES SALAAM, May 9 2016 –The first-ever World Humanitarian Summit to take place in Istanbul, Turkey from 23-24 May 2016, is a global call to action by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. The Summit aims to re-inspire and reinvigorate a global commitment to humanity and in particular to upholding the dignity and safety of the millions of women, men and children who are caught up in crises. Continue reading