Now On View

Surviving Terrorism: Victims’ Voices

The exhibit honours and commemorates the first International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism and stands in solidarity with victims of terrorism by listening to victims' voices and understanding the impact of terrorism on their lives. It aims to show the costs of terrorism on ordinary people and to illustrate how each victim has personally found the courage to stand up and play a role in countering terrorism.

It is organized by the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism.

On display 1 August - 4 September

Building on the Legacy of Nelson Mandela

The exhibit highlights Nelson Mandela International Day and celebrates the centenary of his birth by featuring his contributions to the work of the United Nations in peace and security, human rights, and sustainable development. It also illustrates initiatives taken by the UN General Assembly in recognition of the South African leader’s legacy on conflict resolution, reconciliation, gender equality, the rights of children and other vulnerable groups, and the fight against poverty.

It is organized by the UN Department of Public Information with the support of the Permanent Mission of South Africa.

On display 9 July – 2 September

My Planet, My Future: Space for Sustainability

The exhibit uses satellite images and videos to showcase the progress achieved so far by Member States in realizing six of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with a particular emphasis on the benefits of using space science and technology to do so. It also highlights new collaborative initiatives that will help reach the SDGs by 2030.

It is organized by CANEUS International and the UN Office for Outer Space Affairs.

On display 9 July – 5 September

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.