ALERTS AND EMERGENCY BULLETINS

CLOSURE OF UN HEADQUARTERS, WEDNESDAY 16 December 1.30pm
Posted on: Wednesday, December 16, 2020 10:52 am

To all staff and delegates in New York,
 
The United Nations Headquarters Premises will close today, Wednesday 16 December at 1.30pm due to the anticipated snow storm.

Snowfall is expected to start around 3pm today and will intensify into the evening and the night.
 
An update will be issued later whether the premises will be open on Thursday 17 December, depending on mass transit and road conditions.
 
Please watch for further updates.
 
Facilities and Commercial Activities Service
Department of Operational Support

 

Coronavirus disease information for UN Personnel in NY
Posted on: Monday, March 16, 2020 12:00 am

Updated information on the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) for UN Personnel in New York can be found on: https://www.un.org/en/coronavirus/information-un-headquarters-new-york

The latest information from WHO can be found at: https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019

For any questions, please contact dos-dhmosh-public-health@un.org 

Staff members can also call the Tier 1 COVID-19 Helpline: (1) 212-963-9999 or extension 3-9999, available 24 hours. 

UNHQ COMPLEX - STATUS UPDATES

CLOSURE OF UN HEADQUARTERS, Thursday, 17 December 2020
Posted on: Thursday, December 17, 2020 10:12 am

To all Staff and Delegates in New York,

The United Nations Headquarters premises will be closed, Thursday 17 December. due to the snowstorm.
 
A further update will be issued during Thursday to notify UNHQ staff/delegates whether the premises will be open on Friday, 18 December.
 
Please look for further email broadcast updates.
 
Thank you and stay safe,

Facilities and Commercial Activities Service
Division of Administration
Department of Operational Support

UNHQ Complex Update
Posted on: Monday, March 16, 2020 12:00 am

The United Nations remains open for business. 

From 16 March 2020, all staff in New York are required to telecommute and work remotely, unless their physical presence in the building is needed to carry out essential work in New York and around the world.