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Statement from UN Foundation President & CEO Kathy Calvin on State Department Review of Global Gag Rule Impact
February 8, 2018
United Nations Foundation President and CEO Kathy Calvin today issued the following statement on the release of the Trump Administration’s...
Sony Pictures Television Networks and the United Nations Foundation Launch the Picture This Festival For the Planet to Showcase Emerging Filmmakers
January 29, 2018
Sony Pictures Television Networks (SPTN), in partnership with the United Nations Foundation, today announced the opening...
January 16, 2018
The United Nations Foundation today announced that Rajesh Mirchandani has been named the Foundation’s new Chief Communications Officer to...
Local Teen Recognized By The UN Foundation
January 7, 2013 | KTLA 5
‘Nothing But Nets’ helps in fight against malaria
January 5, 2013 | The Winfield Daily Courier
On June 10, 2014 the UN Foundation and the United Nations Department of Public Information (DPI) co-hosted the Global Accelerator at UN Headquarters in NY. The Global Accelerator was a first-of-its-kind forum for entrepreneurs and UN officials to connect and explore innovative solutions to the global challenges of job creation and youth employment, water and sanitation and gender equality. In partnership with the UN, the Global Accelerator brought approximately 100 nominated entrepreneurs from around the world to take part in this day-long program focused on supporting the UN on these issues. Innovation workshops with the entrepreneurs were facilitated by 15 UN entities.