Monthly Archives: March 2011

Film screening of Holocaust documentary in UNIC Library

By | 4 March 2011

Pretoria – The documentary “Daring to Resist” is a powerful and personal account of young women who were part of the resistance during the Holocaust. UNIC Pretoria  arranged a screening of the film in the UNIC Library to which all UN staff as well as local high schools were invited.

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South African Model UN students to participate in international conference

By | 2 March 2011

Pretoria – The South African Model United Nations debating team will leave to New York on Saturday, 4 March 2011 to participate in an international Model United Nations debate competition at Cornell University, Ithaca. The team, comprising twelve high school learners, were selected through a series of simulated United Nations General Assembly debates held in… Read More »

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UN chief encourages philanthropists to invest more in education

By | 1 March 2011

New York – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today lauded the role philanthropists play in facilitating access to education and encouraged them to commit more resources to improve quality and ensure that even the most marginalized children have opportunities to acquire education.

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