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10 March 2016

10 March 2016, New York, USA - The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) represented by its Assistant Secretary-General and Executive Director, Mr.

29 February 2016

This issue of the Unite global newsletter focuses on the ICT global survey, key areas of the enterprise delivery framework, and  advanced cybersecurity training for ICT staff.

19 January 2016

This issue of the Unite global newsletter focuses on file sharing and collaboration, document management and communities.

29 December 2015

The year end issue of the Unite Newsletter highlights ICT accomplishments for the year in a message from the Chief Information Technology Officer, Ms. Atefeh Riazi and interactive timeline.

22 December 2015

Highlights and summary statistics on the communications and outreach programme for the Office of Information and Communications Technology of the United Nations.

04 November 2015

The November issue of the Unite Newsletter highlights ICT transformation at the United Nations. The issue features CITO's second edition of "Unite Talk" focusing on enterprise support, as well as, stories on Enterprice Application Centres and Regional Technology Centres.

15 October 2015

October's special edition newsletter highlights an impressive list of accomplishments for October, leading off with UN Secretary-General, Mr. Ban Ki-moon, joining Ms. Atefeh Riazi, Chief Information Technology Officer and Assistant Secretary-General, to kick off an ICT showcase at UNHQ. Other key stories focus on Unite Ideas and Unite Identity. Unite Ideas, a crowd-sourcing platform, received more than 35 open source submissions for two recently completed challenges. Unite Identity, the UN's application that allows personnel to log into various systems using a single user ID and password, is being upgraded with single sign-on (SSO) and improved security.

30 September 2015

The early October issue of the Unite Newsletter features an invitation to Umoja Day and ICT showcase event on 7 November, Inspira modernization update, story on UN Data Governance Council to create data register, and reminder to activating Unite Identity in prepration of Umoja Deployment in November. 

08 September 2015

The mid-September issue of the Unite Newsletter features a message from the CITO on information security, migration of email to Exchange, the ongoing application rationalization efforts and activating Unite Identity in prepration of Umoja Deployment on 1 November. 

 

24 August 2015

The August issue of the Unite Newsletter highlights how to learn and engage with ICT in the UN, the new Unite Ideas challenge, and Microsoft Home Use Program (HUP). 

27 July 2015

The July issue of the Unite Newsletter highlights the roll out the Unite Mail (Webmail) design update and new passwrod reset feature.

18 June 2015

The June issue of the Unite Newsletter highlights the roll out of an enterprise fuel management system and highlights critical information resources related to ICT.