In Focus
un70 website
Web portal unveiled: "UN at 70"

The website tracks the major milestones in the Organization's history through interactive timelines and multimedia.  It also highlights the main events in 2015 to mark the UN's 70th anniversary.  You can help spread the word with images to share on your social media accounts.

In the Spotlight

Orlando Bloom
UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Orlando Bloom

English film and stage actor Orlando Bloom has supported UNICEF since 2007.  Mr. Bloom was appointed a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador on 12 October 2009, in recognition of his commitment to the rights of children around the world.   At the end of a recent four-day visit to Ebola-affected communities in Liberia, Mr. Bloom praised the efforts of people there who have been combatting the deadly virus.

The UN System at Work

United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS)

UNMAS collaborates with 14 other UN departments, agencies, programmes and funds to ensure an effective, proactive and coordinated response to the problems of landmines and explosive remnants of war, including cluster munitions. 4 April is the International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action.

The UN System 

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