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On 28 January 2019 the United Nations in Pakistan observed the International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust by screening the video message of the United Nations Secretary General António Guterres and thematic documentary film “Who Will Write Our History”.
Mr. Guterres said the hatred that led to the Holocaust is “not only strong, it’s getting worse” The UN Resident Coordinator, Neil Buhne, said UN staff members, had to remember that a keyreason for the creation of the United Nations was to take collective action to prevent the horrors recurring again that led to the events in the film.
The Inter University Consortium for Promotion of Social Sciences Pakistan (IUCPSSP) and partners organized first of its kind ‘International Student Convention (ISC) and Expo’- ‘Securing the Future’ in Islamabad on 12 – 13 December 2018. Participants & students from 20 countries have engaged in more than 30 activities and events that included International Conference on Youth Development, Vice Chancellors’ Forum on Sustainable Development Goals , Asian Peace Festival, diplomats’ forum & corner, university pavilion, books pavilion, digital technologies pavilion, tourism & culture pavilion, job fair, career counselling sessions, model UN and National Assembly sessions, talent hunt, ideas corner, workshops, seminars, and many others .
The United Nations Information Centre took part in the ‘International Student Convention (ISC) and Expo.
Islamabad, 10 December 2018: The fourth edition of the Film Festival “Human Rights through Cinematography”, marking the 70 years of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights concluded in Islamabad on the Human Rights Day today.
The closing ceremony was jointly organized by the United Nations in Pakistan and the Embassy of Switzerland in Pakistan.
The objective of the film festival was to deepen among Pakistani audience, especially the Youth the knowledge about the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and human rights challenges, people are facing in different corners of the world. Continue reading
The United Nations State of World’s Volunteerism Report 2018 launched today to mark the International Volunteer Day 2018 in Islamabad. Ignacio Artaza, Country Director of UNDP in Pakistan also announced the official launch of Pakistan volunteer awards to honour young men and women who are making extraordinary and selfless contributions to the society.
Nominations for these awards will be accepted from 1 January through end of February 2019.
Wednesday, 5 December 2018 | 10.00AM – 12.30 PM, Serena Hotel Islamabad – Sheesh Mahal
More info: https://bit.ly/2BPj2TT
There are over one billion volunteers across the globe dedicating their time and skills to helping others. Resilient Communities stand up against natural, economic and political stress on the foundations of volunteerism.
Every year on 5 December, International Volunteer Day (IVD), we celebrate and recognize volunteers and their contributions everywhere.
More on #IVD2018: unv.org/internationalvolunteerday2018