State of Deception: The Power of Nazi Propaganda“State of Deception: The Power of Nazi Propaganda”

This exhibit recounts the use of propaganda by the Nazi regime and spotlights propaganda’s power and corrosive evil. The Nazis used it to win broad voter support, implement radical programs to exclude Jews and other minorities from public life and eventually justify war and genocide.

The exhibition marks the 2017 International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust. It is organized by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington DC.

On display 12 January – 5 March 2017


Rape in ConflictRape in Conflict

This photo exhibition highlights the stories of survivors (women, girls, men and boys) of sexual violence in conflict, including sexual violence committed by the extremist groups Boko Haram in Nigeria and the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.

The exhibition is organized by the United Nations Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict.

On display 30 January – 28 February 2017


UN Headquarters: A Workshop for PeaceUN building

The exhibition features archival images of the planning and building of UNHQ between 1949 and 1952 and photos of the recently renovated compound.
The exhibition is organized by the UN Department of Public Information with the generous support of the Mission of Italy to the United Nations.




A LEGACY OF BLACK ACHIEVEMENTA Legacy of Black Achievement

A selection of 21 portraits of notable black individuals, past and present, primarily British and American displayed in connection with the observance of the 10th annual International Day (25 March) of Remembrance of the victims of Slavery and the transatlantic slave trade.

The exhibition is organized by the International Slavery Museum in Liverpool, United Kingdom. It is endorsed by the UN Department of Public Information.

On display 3 – 29 March 2017


Women in Crisis

Women in Crisis – Vulnerable to Risk, Vital to Recovery

Through some powerful women stories, this photo exhibition proves that humanitarian assistance is far more effective when it reaches and empowers women who, rather than helpless victims, are vital to recovery.

The exhibition is organized by UN Women. It is endorsed by the Permanent Mission of Japan to the United Nations.

On display 9 March – 16 April 2017

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Her Story – A Celebration of Leading Women in the United Nations

This chronological photo exhibit showcases women staff who have held UN’s most senior positions. While highlighting the important contribution women made, the exhibit points out the gender imbalances that still exist within the Organization.

The exhibition is organized by the Group of Friends for Gender Parity led by the Ambassador to the Mission of Colombia to the United Nations.

On display 8 March – 2 April 2017


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