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World Food Day

World Food Day was first launched in 1945. The reason World Food Day was created was to celebrate the launch of the United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organisation.

United Nations Day

UN Day marks the anniversary of the entry into force in 1945 of the UN Charter. With the ratification of this founding document by the majority of its signatories, including the five permanent members of the Security Council, the United Nations offic

International Day of Peace

Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world on 21 September. The General Assembly has declared this as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples.

International Day for Universal Access to Information

2018 is the third year of UNESCO marking 28 September as the “International Day for Universal Access to Information” (IDUAI). On 17 November 2015, UNESCO adopted a resolution (38 C/70) declaring 28 September of every year as International Day for

Women's Film Week 5th edition

Under the patronage of HRH Princess Basma bint Talal, UN Women Goodwill Ambassador, the 5th edition of the women's film week begins on 8 March on the ocassion of International Women's Day. Every day two films will be screened at the Rainbow Theatre i

International Migrants Day

The Public Security Directorate/Criminal Investigation Department and the International Organization for Migration cordially invite you to attend the opening ceremony of the International Migrants Day at the Rainbow Theatre on 15 December 2016, at 6P

The Future of Work in Jordan

The Future of Work in Jordan

Amman 2014 Social Good Summit

The UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator’s in Jordan joined the global conversation of the 2014...

UN Day 2014

The United Nations Country Team (UNCT) in Jordan and its partners celebrated the 69th Anniversary...

Women's Film Week

Under the Patronage of HRH Princess Basma bint Talal, the 3rd edition of the Women's Film Week...

Human Interest Stories

"UNESCO believes that preserving ICH sustains cultural diversity, community resilience, and encourages mutual respect for other ways of life… ICH is a precious patrimony of the vast Jordanian culture and safeguarding this for future generations is ...