Not in Istanbul? No problem! United Nations staff are using social media platforms and other digital tools to bring you virtually inside the Istanbul Congress Centre which is where the first-ever World Humanitarian Summit is taking place.

Here are some links and tips to get you started.

Tune in to watch live webstreams from the UN Webcast team.

Follow multilingual social media accounts:

  • Twitter: @UN, @WHSummit and @UNOCHA
  • Facebook:
  • Instagram:
  • Snapchat: united-nations
  • Hashtag: #ShareHumanity

The major UN Social Media accounts are putting out content in Arabic, English, French, Russian and Spanish are also actively covering the Summit, too.

Here is what’s happening:

Want to read up on the Agenda for Humanity? See it and more key documents online.

Want to see more photos? Check out this constantly updated photo gallery.

Wrap stories, interviews and more: