The UN Information Centre (UNIC) held “Finding UN Information and Documentation” workshop for some 10 students of law from the Islamic Azad University, Parand Branch on 5 October 2017 at the UN office in Tehran.
The workshop was conducted by the UNIC Reference Assistant Nazanin Ghaemmaghami-Farahani. Students learned about some basic facts about the UN, and how to find and retrieve UN information on the UNIC, and the UN websites.
There was a focus on International Court of Justice (ICJ), and a video on it with Persian subtitles was screened for the group.
The representative of the group Hadi Aidoun requested for a second workshop so that the students can get more familiar with finding information from Dag Hammarskjold Library webpage as well as the UN Treaty Collection and UN Audiovisual Library of International Law.
Persian copies of UN Charter, Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the UN System Chart were distributed among the participants.