UN Department for Global Communication

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UN Department of Global Communications
United Nations Department of Global Communications

Organization type Organ of the UN Secretariat
Abbreviation UNDGC
management Melissa Fleming since 2019 United States
United StatesUnited States 
status active
Founded 1946
Headquarters New York United States
United StatesUnited States 
Upper organization United NationsU.N. United Nations
UNDGC website

The UN Department for Global Communications (UNDGC, Eng. United Nations Department of Global Communications ), formerly the Department of Public Information (UNDPI) is a global network of information centers of the United Nations .

The aim is to convey the activities and concerns of the organization to the public and thus to provide assistance in fulfilling the essential tasks of the United Nations. The UNDGC is assigned to the UN Secretariat.

Art for the World

Art for the World was founded in 1996 and is part of the Global Communications department. The task of the organization is "to use the means of art, cinema and contemporary culture to take up topics of global and current relevance." a. realized through exhibitions and events.

Web links

Individual evidence

  1. ^ Contemporary Art and Water Issues. In: www.mirabaud.com. Retrieved June 11, 2018 .