Category Archives: Media

Afghanistan office wants former Reps. photos & text for Unicef@70

We received the following request from colleagues in Afghanistan Country office. It is especially targeted to former Representatives.  I suspect if those who served in other posts also have a few interesting or striking  photos / stories this would seem … Continue reading

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“We the Peoples” Norman Rockwell’s United Nations jun 20 – Sep -15, 2015

Into to exhibit: This special exhibition honoring the 70th Anniversary of the United Nations brings together Norman Rockwell’s original United Nations drawing, his Golden Rule painting, and a collection of works that reflect his appreciation for humanity as a citizen … Continue reading

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Fouad Kronfol recomends PP Water presentation: dangers face & worthwhile advocacy tool

This  is an excellent Power-Point presentation of the dangers humans face if they do not figure out what to do about water. UNICEF work in this field has been trail blazing and we should be proud of our accomplishments. But … Continue reading

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J.F. Kennedy’s “Strategy of Peace”: American University, 10 Jun 1963

The UN in 2015 and UNICEF in 2016 celebrate 70 years of existence.  Those who  contributed to the ongoing work have been encouraged to reflect on their personal reasons for coming over the decades and staying on. As example see: … Continue reading

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photos: “Thank you Madagascar” 28 apr & Ako Project Exhibition

There were two parts to the evening Events: The Ako Project and exhibition (6-7 pm) “Thank You Madagascar”  (7:30 – 9 pm) Photos and text to be added as available. The Ako Project is a series of books and posters … Continue reading

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be the person your dog thinks…

I was reminded of a time when some unicef folks were concerened that we might be more criticized or not taken seriously if we admitted too publicaly some of our past mistakes.. A wizer head / heart present said it … Continue reading

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Photos & Video Link – R. Jolly “Global Governance” that works 23 Apr 2015 event

Initial Photos from Event 23 April 2015;  12:30 pm link to video some participants also share their  comments. more welcome see announcement – invitation  Katell Le Goulven, Chief  Multilateral system Analysis, Division of Data and Policy welcomed all to … Continue reading

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United Nations, irreplaceable “way of life” for world. H. Labouisse, 2nd Exd UNICEF

“This renewal of my association with the practical work of the United Nations does not solely represent to me an interesting and challenging post. It also expresses my faith in the United Nations as an organization, as an irreplaceable “way … Continue reading

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“No one keeps UNICEF going but the idea itself.” -M.Pate, 1st Exd Unicef

Have been looking at early monographs and found them of particular interest, Pate, for example. When the Norwegian Committee wanted to nominate him for the Nobel Prize he demurred saying UNICEF itself should be nominated. “No one keeps UNICEF going … Continue reading

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Convention on Rights of Child 25: Live Stream Events : 20 Nov 2014 CRC

on and also some on Youtube: Viewers will be able to comment on the side of the Youtube player.  details for the live stream for events occurring at the following times: 09:00 AM – 10:15 AM       … Continue reading

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