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From cultural celebrations to film screenings, discussions or the commemoration of international days: the events calendar at UN Geneva is never empty. Have a look at our different event categories and find your event. 

Please note: many events are managed through our participants registration platform Indico.UN. You will find all important information, such as dates and time, information about your registration and useful links directly on Indico.UN. 

Some other events, such as the Ciné-ONU film series or the celebration of international days can be found directly on our website. All details will be shown on the dedicated event pages.

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Ciné ONU

Ciné ONU Geneva uses the power of film to shine a light on the United Nations’ work and foster understanding about gender equality, human rights, humanitarian aid, health, reconciliation and peace, and many other issues. An initiative of the UN Information Service, Ciné ONU Geneva holds free film screenings and invites the public for a discussion.

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UN Observances and Special Events

The United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG) commemorates designated days, weeks, and years, each centered around vital global themes, by doing so driving international awareness and action on critical issues.  Additionally, UNOG collaborates with various partners organizing special events that highlight UN priorities, fostering a more informed and engaged global community.

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Cultural Activities

The United Nations Geneva Cultural Activities Programme provides Permanent Missions and International Organizations a cultural diplomacy space to share art and culture at the Palais des Nations. This can include art exhibitions, musical concerts, dance performances, and movie screenings. Events are open to the diplomatic community, UN staff, and the general public upon registration.

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Library Events

The UN Geneva library offers cultural and informational events such as exhibitions, panel discussions or film screenings. Library events are managed through the Indico registration system. Most events are free of charge and open to the public. More information, a description of the activity and registration details can be found on Indico.

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Indico.UN weekly calendar

The Indico calendar gives you an overview of what is happening at UN Geneva. 

You can check the daily, weekly or monthly events overview, or enter into one of the events to read all important information and to register.  

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Knowledge and Learning Commons

The Knowledge & Learning Commons at UN Geneva creates spaces and opportunities, for learning, knowledge exchange and collaboration for diplomats, UN staff and interns in Geneva.