The Mission: Public Information And Public Responsibility
The United Nations advocates the public's right to know -- the rights of all citizens to the knowledge of its complex global agenda to promote the interlocking and mutually reinforcing goals of its efforts: peace, development, democracy, social progress and better standards of life in larger freedom.
UNIC in Nepal is the body charged with the responsibility of public information dissemination concerning these issues and of promoting an informed understanding among people of Nepal of these global imperatives and the role of the United Nations in dealing with them.
UNIC thus assumes a particularly significant and unique responsibility in the public information area.
What information is offered?
UNIC provides extensive press activities, publications, audio-visual products in addition to carrying out public relations and liaison responsibilities.
UNIC operates a UN library facility that contain, among other publications, UN General Assembly documents, political documents and resolutions. UN documents on peace, political developments and resolutions. Documents on economic and social development, international law and disputes. UN Secretary General's reports. UN Agency reports and promotional materials in their specialised areas of competence. Posters, pamphlets and promotional materials are also available.
The library is also equipped with Reference books, Yearbooks, statistical Yearbooks and Audio-visual products - films.
The reader quickly finds: