UN Day – October 24

UN Day – October 24

United Nations Day highlights the enduring ideals of the Charter, which entered into force on this date 74 years ago. Amid stormy global seas, the Charter remains our shared moral anchor.” — UN Secretary-General António Guterres UN Day marks the anniversary...
International Development & Diplomacy Internship Programme  Summer 2018  Apply TODAY: (Applications will close Sunday, April 15th, 2018, at 11:59pm EST)  Twitter: @UNACIDDIP |  Facebook: @UNACIDDIP | Instagram: @UNAC_IDDIP

International Development & Diplomacy Internship Programme Summer 2018 Apply TODAY: (Applications will close Sunday, April 15th, 2018, at 11:59pm EST) Twitter: @UNACIDDIP | Facebook: @UNACIDDIP | Instagram: @UNAC_IDDIP

IDDIP’s disciplined work-integrated learning opportunities provide successful applicants, known as Junior Professional Consultants (JPCs), with invaluable, demanding, deeply meaningful work experience, as well as a proven bridge to employment. The Programme also...
Event Invite: Youth Innovation Summit from 09:00 to 12:00 on Monday, March 12th, 2018 on Parliament Hill INVITE – RSVP info

Event Invite: Youth Innovation Summit from 09:00 to 12:00 on Monday, March 12th, 2018 on Parliament Hill INVITE – RSVP info

As part of our Active Citizens Social Enterprise (ACSE) programme, the United Nations Association in Canada and the British Council, together with the British High Commission in Ottawa, are pleased to invite you to the public component of the Youth Innovation Summit...
Nobel Peace Prize and the UNA: How Many Degrees of Separation? By Shane Roberts

Nobel Peace Prize and the UNA: How Many Degrees of Separation? By Shane Roberts

October 24th is not only UN Day but also the opening of the UN’s annual Disarmament Week (a). This year it had special significance for our Branch, as it provided an opportunity to draw attention to the Ottawa chapter of one of our community partners of the last few...
UNICEF on Cyberspace: Threat or Aid to the World’s Children? by Shane Roberts

UNICEF on Cyberspace: Threat or Aid to the World’s Children? by Shane Roberts

Among current global debates is one over the Internet: how much does it serve forces of division, if not evil, versus how great a tool is it for progress. One hand, we see exploitation of the Internet by such villains as sexual predators and terrorist recruiters. On...

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