Friends Celebrate 70th Anniversary of United Nations
SDG Projections: Massive scale projections and peoples’ voices to celebrate UN70 and visually depict the 17 Global Goals Organized by the United Nations Department of Public Information in partnership with the Executive Office of the Secretary-General, the Office of the Special Adviser on Post-2015 Development Planning, the Global Poverty Project and other partners General Assembly 69th session: High-level Forum on a Culture of Peace Opening Statements by the Acting President of the General Assembly and the Secretary-General, followed by panel discussions
To help mark the 70th anniversary of the United Nations, the UN organized “Turn the World UN Blue Day” on October 24, 2015. Illuminated in blue, our historic meetinghouse joined iconic monuments, buildings, landscapes, museums, bridges, and other landmarks across the globe in celebrating UN Day.
The Turn the World UN Blue campaign is a unique opportunity to help unite global citizens, promote the message of peace, development and human rights, and showcase a commitment to the ideals and principles of dignity and prosperity for all.
See images of the Turn the World UN Blue campaign at Fifteenth Street Meetinghouse and Friends’ Hunter Hall here.