A- A A+

Top Stories

The future of international cooperation: Time to think big, urges Guterres

The future of international cooperation: Time to think big, urges Guterres

10 September 2021
Celebrating the UN’s 75th anniversary last year, prompted major internal discussion about its future, and a new direction away from the post-World War Two consensus of its early days. These reflections have resulted in Our Common Agenda, a landmark new report released on Friday by the UN Secretary-General, setting out his…
Read more
UN Response - La Soufrière


Press Releases

  • 1
  • 2

Opinion Editorials

  • Hurricane season an urgent reminder: Climate action will save lives, livelihoods in region

    * The author is Selwin Hart, U.N. Assistant Secretary-General for Climate Action and Special Adviser to the U.N. Secretary-General. This op-ed was

    Read More
  • “A crisis with a woman’s face”, article by the Secretary-General of the United Nations on International Women’s Day (8 March 2020)

    As the world marks International Women’s Day in the midst of a global pandemic, one stark fact is clear: the

    Read More
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4

Job Postings

Feature Stories

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6

Listen to UN radio


8 High-level events will feature the SDGs in September

The 76th session of the UN General Assembly will be held on 20 September. Ahead of this event, the September Goal of the Month editorial looks at eight Sustainable Development Goals-related high-level events:

1.     The SDG Moment

2.     Keeping the Promise Campaign

3.   The 20th Anniversary of the adoption of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action

4.     Food Systems Summit

5.     The Interspecies Assembly

6.     High-level Dialogue on Energy

7.     SDG Media Zone

8.     SDG Action Zone


These events highlight the different SDGs and the discussions at the events will center on how to continue the work to achieve Agenda 2030. 

Read more at the Goal of the Month Website.


Email: unic.portofspain@unic.org 

The United Nations Information Centre for the Caribbean Area (UNIC) has moved from its office at 16 Victoria Avenue,

Port of Spain (Bretton Hall), and will relocate to new premises in early 2021.  

All current telephone landlines have been deactivated.

UNIC staff can also be reached via our individual UN email addresses. We continue teleworking operations (begun in April 2020)

until the Centre’s move to new premises.

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago