Press Releases

New ILO report reveals situation of Jordanians, migrant workers and Syrian refugees in Jordan’s labour market

The report shed lights on solutions to potentially conflicting policy aims in Jordan’s labour market.

UNESCO celebrates World Press Freedom Day 2017

Amman, 7 May 2017 – To mark the global celebration of World Press Freedom Day (WPFD), UNESCO Amman Office was joined this year by the UNESCO Doha and Ramallah Offices for a sub-regional commemoration focusing on the topic, “Critical minds for cri

Japan and IOM support the multi-stakeholders discussion on Human Rights of All Migrants

Amman, Jordan- A roundtable discussion addressing the issue of human rights of all migrants was held at the Le Meridien Hotel in Amman on Wednesday May 3rd 2017, with the presence of H.E Shuichi Sakurai, Ambassador of Japan, Mr. Munther Abu al-Obaid

United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Jordan assumes duties and presents credentials

United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Jordan assumes duties and presents credentials

ILO: Dialogue between social partners vital to shaping the Future of Work in Jordan

ILO: Dialogue between social partners vital to shaping the Future of Work in Jordan

UN in Jordan Celebrates the United Nations day

UN in Jordan Celebrates the United Nations day

Statement by the UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Jordan

17 February 2016, Amman - Over the last three months, an intensification of shelling and aerial bombardment in Southern...

Jordan: UN rights expert calls for prevention of human trafficking by improving working conditions for Jordanians, migrants and refugees

AMMAN / GENEVA (4 February 2016) – United Nations human rights expert Maria Grazia Giammarinaro today welcomed Jordan’s...

World Heritage site of Petra and Le Royal Hotel in Amman turn orange to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Jordan, 25 November 2015. On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the UN...

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign kicks off in Jordan

JORDAN, Tuesday 24 th November 2015 – On the eve of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (25...