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24 October 2018: United Nations Day


The United Nation is an organization dedicated to international peace and stability. It was established in the year 1945. 24 October has been celebrated as United Nations Day.

The United Nations System of Organisations covers a wide variety of organizational units with different institutional and functional structures. In association with UN day celebration. The 2018 UN Day Concert will be held on Wednesday, 24 October 2018 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the General Assembly Hall at United Nations Headquarters in New York.

It will feature sarod virtuoso Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, who will be accompanied by his sons Amaan Ali Bangash and Ayaan Ali Bangash, and the Refugee Orchestra Project conducted by Lidiya Yankovskaya.

The theme of this year’s concert, which is sponsored by the Permanent Mission of India to the United Nations, is “Traditions of Peace and Non-violence”

"On United Nations Day, let us reaffirm our commitment. To repair broken trust. To heal our planet. To leave no one behind. To uphold dignity for one and all, as united nations." - said António Guterres, UN Secretary-General. 

One of the main emphasis of the UN is sustainable development and aims in the betterment of agriculture and recovering the lost foliage.Greening the Blue is the primary focus of UN currently.   

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