Category Archives: Announcements and competitions

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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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; 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

United Nations Association of Tanzania is seeking Secretary General and Deputy Secretary General


The United Nations Association of Tanzania (aka UNA Tanzania) is registered since 1964, as a non-Governmental and non-profit Organization devoted entirely to supporting the purposes and principles of the United Nations Charter, and to the promotion of public awareness and understanding of the activities of the United Nations and its agencies. Generally, our aim is to bring the United Nations closer to the people and the people closer to the United Nations. Continue reading

List of Parties that have indicated their intentions to sign the Paris Agreement

Information as of 20 April, 2016

The Paris Agreement will be open for signature by the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on 22 April and will remain open for signature for one year. This list only contains information about States that will participate in the Signature Ceremony on 22 April and is subject to change.

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