Share this video message from Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon!
All are invited to join this UN Foundation-led “Rock Your UN Blue” social media initiative which calls on everyone to wear UN Blue and send photos over social media using the #UNDay hashtag. We also hope to photos of UN Day events taking place around the world.
A Twitter chat will be held from 11 am to 2 p.m. (NY time) on the following topics:
11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
UN Women (@UN_Women) will take questions on the problems facing women and girls today around the world.
12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
Department of Peacekeeping Operations (@unpeacekeeping) and the United Nations Development Programme (@UNDP) will take questions on promoting peace, security and sustainable development abroad.
1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Shot@life (@shotatlife), Nothing But Nets (@nothingbutnets), mHealth Alliance (@mhealthalliance) and the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves (@cookstoves) take your questions on today’s global health challenges.
At 7 p.m., UN Messenger of Peace Stevie Wonder will headline the annual UN Day concert in the UN General Assembly Hall.
- See how the UN delivers results every day
- Take a look at the history of the UN
- Watch the Better World Campaign’s “My World, My UN video”
- Find new UN social media accounts in six languages to follow all year long