26.10.2009 - UNESCO Office in Amman

UN Day Celebrated in Jordan

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On this 64th anniversary of the United Nations, an interactive exhibition involving music, art and activities took place on 22nd October to 24th October at Al-Hussein Cultural Centre (Amman Municipality)

The exhibition was open for the general public. During the event, the work of the UN country team in Jordan was showcased through publications, products and video clips. UN staff answered questions from visitors and otherwise engage in discussions around the work of the UN in Jordan. Special festive activities for children took place during the three days including face painting. 

The UN Resident Coordinator and Heads of UN Agencies in Jordan invited the public to take part in the event. The UN maintains a strong presence in Jordan since 1950 and provides humanitarian assistance and development assistance in the fields of Democratic Governance, Environment and Social Development.




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