Here’s a selection of behind-the-scenes photos posted on UN social media accounts from around the UN system over the past few weeks and shared with our social media team. We’ve also included some photos taken by fans and followers. Thank you to all who contributed!
Michelle Bachelet, Executive Director of UN Women (@UN_Women), and Costa Rican President Laura Chinchilla Miranda stamped their hands in a commemorative mural at the opening of a day care in Cartago, Costa Rica.
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) scientists train others in nuclear technology in soil and water management and crop nutrition. Back home, they will share this information with other people at the Ministry of Agriculture. More photos of this work be found on the IAEA Facebook page.
Take a look at this video of UN Refugee Agency Special Envoy Angeline Jolie and High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres visiting Syrian refugees in Turkey. Their first stop there was in Kilis camp, home to 12,000 Syrian refugees.
World Food Programme trucks have no problem driving through the river in Sudan. Photo posted by @WFPlogistics.
Our UN Photo colleagues shared this image of riders crossing the border between Mota’ain, Timor Leste, into Indonesia during the 2012 Tour de Timor. (UN Photo/Bernardino Soares). More on the UN Integrated Mission in Timor-Leste.