13 June, 2017 – The UN Day was celebrated at Expo 2017 in Astana.

High-ranking officials of the United Nations in the person of the general commissioner of the UN at EXPO-2017 Ms. Cihan Sultanoglu, and also the former deputy secretary general of the United Nations – the director of the Geneva office, the speaker of the Senate of Kazakhstan Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev took a part in an official ceremony.
At the UN Pavilion there were colorful performances of artists of the modern art and other performance-representations. The UN agencies at EXPO show importance of ensuring general access to energy, and the best international experience in reduction of emissions of carbon, gardening of economy and adaptation of innovative technologies. Nine UN agencies have stands and installations represented at EXPO 2017: UNDP, UNESCO, UNESCAP, UNIDO, IAEA, UNICEF, UNEP, UN-Women, UNHCR. Representative of UN Department of Public Information Vlastimil Samek also joined an exhibition.