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"The UN was not created to take mankind to heaven,... "The UN was not created to take mankind to heaven, but to save humanity from hell." -- Former #UnitedNations
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On Wednesday's #DiplomacyDay and every day, the UN... On Wednesday's #DiplomacyDay and every day, the UN works for "we the peoples" - everyone, everywhere
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#TourTuesday: A view of cherry blossoms in front o... #TourTuesday: A view of cherry blossoms in front of the Japanese Peace Bell at #UnitedNations Headquarters
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Secretary-General António Guterres reads books wit... Secretary-General António Guterres reads books with school children during a visit to Zaatari refugee
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She's our one and only planet.

On #EarthDay and e... She's our one and only planet. On #EarthDay and every day, let's treat her better. See our special
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Happy #EarthDay from UN Headquarters in #NYC!

Reu... Happy #EarthDay from UN Headquarters in #NYC! Reuse and recycle Turn out the lights Get on your bike Reduce
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@UNDP Goodwill Ambassador @nikolajwilliamcw recent... @UNDP Goodwill Ambassador @nikolajwilliamcw recently visited an e-waste recycling facility and a resource-efficient,
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Holy sites must be respected. 
On Easter Sunday, "... Holy sites must be respected. On Easter Sunday, "a sacred day for Christians around the world", #UnitedNations
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Meet Mei Yan, who some think has one of the cooles... Meet Mei Yan, who some think has one of the coolest jobs in the world: she is a panda keeper. “They
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Photo highlights of the week:

A view of the cherr... Photo highlights of the week: A view of the cherry blossoms by the Japanese Peace Bell at UN Headquarters
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#FlashbackFriday to 1954 when the rose garden at #... #FlashbackFriday to 1954 when the rose garden at #UnitedNations Headquarters was in full bloom, framing
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“My story starts when I was one week old, when I w... “My story starts when I was one week old, when I went through FGM. I have no memory of going through
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#ThrowbackThursday to the 1946 inaugural session o... #ThrowbackThursday to the 1946 inaugural session of the International Court of Justice at the Peace
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Thanks to @norwayun for inviting colleagues to get... Thanks to @norwayun for inviting colleagues to get some fresh air and share in #Easter traditions with
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A staff member from the #UnitedNations humanitaria... A staff member from the #UnitedNations humanitarian office in #Libya visits a house in the capital hosting
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Ester prepares to take a nap with her two-week-old... Ester prepares to take a nap with her two-week-old triplets. Born in South Sudan, Ester tears up when
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#UnitedNations Secretary-General António Guterres... #UnitedNations Secretary-General António Guterres listens to students from the UN International School
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The Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, #France was ins... The Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, #France was inscribed as #WorldHeritage by @UNESCO in 1991. Following
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Pekina is one of the nearly 2 million people who w... Pekina is one of the nearly 2 million people who were affected when #CycloneIdai hit southern Africa
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Pictured is Aisha, who was born in a detention cen... Pictured is Aisha, who was born in a detention centre in #Libya. ⁣ Aisha and her parents, Obah and
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📸 Photo highlights of the week 
Secretary-General... 📸 Photo highlights of the week Secretary-General António Guterres speaks with an advisor at a Security
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UN Secretary-General António Guterres with Paul Ka... UN Secretary-General António Guterres with Paul Kagame, President of #Rwanda, and other leaders marking
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#FBF to January 1963 when Irish peacekeepers servi... #FBF to January 1963 when Irish peacekeepers serving with the UN Operation in the Congo conducted a
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#FBF to 1963 when Soviet cosmonauts Yuri Gagarin a... #FBF to 1963 when Soviet cosmonauts Yuri Gagarin and Valentina Tereshkova visited #UnitedNations Headquarters
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#ThrowbackThursday to 1963, as a young girl receiv... #ThrowbackThursday to 1963, as a young girl receives a measles vaccine. In the early 1960's, measles
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An Argentinian UN peacekeeper with the former #Uni... An Argentinian UN peacekeeper with the former #UnitedNations Mission in #Haiti (MINUSTAH) provides
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Venezuelans are crossing the border to get to #Col... Venezuelans are crossing the border to get to #Colombia by "trocha”, muddy footpaths that cut across
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Say hello to these kids at a kindergarten for indi... Say hello to these kids at a kindergarten for indigenous children from the Kadazandusun community in
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#TourTuesday takes us to the #UnitedNations office... #TourTuesday takes us to the #UnitedNations offices in Geneva, Switzerland, where the springtime tree
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Two young children walk along the ruins of a stree... Two young children walk along the ruins of a street in #Libya. They are just two of the millions of
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