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Us and Them: From Prejudice to Racism

This exhibit explores the origins of racism, its roots in the transatlantic slave trade, and how it persists across the globe as the legacy of the transatlantic slave trade.

The exhibition is organized by the Department of Global Communications Remember Slavery Programme in cooperation with UNESCO and Musée de l’Homme.

On display 21 February –TBD




Installation in the UNHQ Lobby in NY

One in Three: Violence Against Women and Girls

This exhibit highlights the prevalence of violence against women and girls as well as the strength in community that comes from survivors’ connection to those around them. It also features survivors and supporters engaged in efforts to end violence against women and girls by 2030.

The exhibition is organized by Spotlight Initiative.

View the exhibit online

On display 2 March – TBD






Generation Equality: The Time is Now

This exhibit examines the history of women’s activism in humanity’s journey towards gender equality and inspires visitors into taking action and joining the movement under the rallying call: I am/We are Generation Equality. In addition to learning about and drawing connections with women’s rights activists throughout history, the exhibit is designed to foster participation and interaction through photo opportunities, calls to join the conversation on social media, and collective action through art.

The exhibition is organized by UN Women.

View the exhibit online

On display 6 March – TBD



The Un building

UN Headquarters: A Workshop for Peace

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 in collaboration with the Mission of Italy to the United Nations.