United Nations

United Nations

@UN

Followers13.1M
Following1.2K

Official account of the United Nations. #ClimateAction #GlobalGoals #StandUp4HumanRights

New York, NY
Joined on March 16, 2008
Statistics

We looked inside some of the tweets by @UN and here's what we found interesting.

Inside 100 Tweets

Time between tweets:
2 hours
Average replies
32
Average retweets
89
Average likes
311
Tweets with photos
21 / 100
Tweets with videos
58 / 100
Tweets with links
0 / 100

Rankings (sorted by number of followers)

1. globally and in category Governmental

1. globally and in category Society

3. in category Governmental

22. in category Society

27. globally

244. worldwide

United Nations
36 minutes ago

#COVID19 respects no borders, which is why none of us are safe until all of us are safe. We need a “people’s vaccine,” that is available & affordable for everyone, everywhere. https://t.co/gHw1ml6BKG https://t.co/41wpt4v9rU

Congratulations to the winners of the #Youth4Disarmament initiative’s UN #75Words4Disarmament Youth Challenge, announced today by HR @INakamitsu during a congratulatory event to mark #DisarmamentWeek. See all winning entries 👉https://t.co/KwnclwqiS2. Hear the 1st prize winners👇 https://t.co/eVM1Vcmlxn

Congratulations to the winners of the #Youth4Disarmament initiative’s UN #75Words4Disarmament Youth Challenge, announced today by HR @INakamitsu during a congratulatory event to mark #DisarmamentWeek. See all winning entries 👉https://t.co/KwnclwqiS2. Hear the 1st prize winners👇 https://t.co/eVM1Vcmlxn

The @IPBES #PandemicsReport launches 29 Oct at 15:00 CET IPBES has brought together experts to: 🟢 Provide scientific evidence on risk factors driving #COVID19 & other pandemics 🟢 Identify what can be done differently to prevent future pandemics. https://t.co/JSfZPwnuaq

After Japan's commitment earlier this week to become climate neutral, there is more good #ClimateAction news: The Republic of Korea has now also committed to reduce emissions to zero by 2050. https://t.co/tFA805RrvY

Small Island Developing States, heavily dependent on tourism for income & conservation, are reimagining the #BlueEconomy in the era of COVID-19. See how we're supporting them to #BuildForwardBetter: https://t.co/qdkfBqiJFr #RecoverBetter https://t.co/h11zuV9lwx

With each year of war in #Yemen malnutrition has increased. With each year of war in Yemen, life has become harder for millions of children and mothers. New data from @WFPYemen, @UNICEF_Yemen and @FAOYemen warns of a worsening crisis. ⬇️ #YemenCrisis #YemenCantWait ⬇️ https://t.co/7ZlbWqhobx

The @iaeaorg works to promote the safe, secure & peaceful use of nuclear technologies and to help prevent the spread of nuclear weapons. Find out more this #DisarmamentWeek: https://t.co/xlYM84Oybd https://t.co/AYiZpqG4yp

We work together with women leaders from diverse backgrounds to help remove barriers for women's full, equal and meaningful participation in peace and political processes. It is an essential part of our work to create sustainable peace. Watch 👇 #WPSin2020 #UNSCR1325 https://t.co/9yElddaKac

President Moon Jae-in has just announced that the Republic of Korea has committed to get to net zero emissions by 2050. I welcome this courageous decision and hope many more countries will follow this very positive trend among leading economies to protect our planet.

In a global crisis, the only way forward is global solidarity.

@UNICEF & partners are working to ensure a future #COVID19 vaccine is affordable and accessible for all.

This must truly be a people's vaccine.

https://t.co/xmneE6WASO #VaccinesWork https://t.co/uRxHP1umcp
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In a global crisis, the only way forward is global solidarity. @UNICEF & partners are working to ensure a future #COVID19 vaccine is affordable and accessible for all. This must truly be a people's vaccine. https://t.co/xmneE6WASO #VaccinesWork https://t.co/uRxHP1umcp

It's International Lead Poisoning Prevention Week   Exposure to lead affects health, especially children's health. There is no safe level of exposure to it. The manufacture & sale of lead paint is still permitted in >60% of countries Let's #BanLeadPaint! https://t.co/n79rVF6hgE

A legally binding ban on nuclear testing #CTBT is vital to achieve a more peaceful and safer future. During #DisarmamentWeek learn more about the CTBT’s robust verification regime. Watch how we monitor for #NuclearTests anytime, anywhere. Full video🔊https://t.co/pKGzuyK5g8 https://t.co/uKd87ohvEn

United Nations
13 hours ago

Forests cover 1/3 of the global surface and are home to 80% of life on land. Preserving them is vital for the well-being of the planet. Join @UNEP's #WildForLife virtual journey & learn more: https://t.co/wK4cqqezz2 #ClimateAction https://t.co/aTaxbfwR5q

UNESCO
a day ago
As #COVID19 knows no boundaries, neither should science in our fight against this global pandemic.

@UNESCO Director-General @AAzoulay highlights the urgent need for #OpenScience during joint appeal with @DrTedros and @mbachelet. 

Learn more: https://t.co/ia7sRO0oat https://t.co/fDKktRY8IX

As #COVID19 knows no boundaries, neither should science in our fight against this global pandemic. @UNESCO Director-General @AAzoulay highlights the urgent need for #OpenScience during joint appeal with @DrTedros and @mbachelet. Learn more: https://t.co/ia7sRO0oat https://t.co/fDKktRY8IX

UNICEF
a day ago

Acute malnutrition rates among children under the age of five are the highest ever recorded in parts of Yemen. Without urgent action, the lives of thousands of children and women are at stake. https://t.co/yrPLclPxqt

United Nations
16 hours ago

The worldwide response to #COVID19 has demonstrated the power of solidarity. Rita's commitment to helping refugees like her heal through yoga is an inspiring example. Watch her story 👇 and read more from @refugees: https://t.co/66LbDI6k21 https://t.co/NKCVRhClnc

United Nations
19 hours ago
UN staff from around the world have shared their best images showcasing how we work for and with people to build a better future for everyone.

Check out the most impactful 75 photos & stories in this #UN75 exhibit: https://t.co/OBMhrktCOI https://t.co/k1Djo5Esca
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UN staff from around the world have shared their best images showcasing how we work for and with people to build a better future for everyone. Check out the most impactful 75 photos & stories in this #UN75 exhibit: https://t.co/OBMhrktCOI https://t.co/k1Djo5Esca

In parts of Yemen, 1 in 5 children under 5 years old are acutely malnourished and in urgent need of treatment. This is the highest number ever recorded. Without immediate action, the lives of thousands of children are at stake. https://t.co/P3unjvqkOG

The humanitarian situation remains dire in Syria. As winter approaches, humanitarians are working tirelessly to get families the supplies they need before temperatures drop. @UNReliefChief remarks to the Security Council this Tuesday: https://t.co/p27unu60TX https://t.co/5OiYLTmhuB

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