UNIFIL announces launch of its official website on 18 March 2009

18 Mar 2009

UNIFIL announces launch of its official website on 18 March 2009

The United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) is pleased to announce the launch of its official public website http://unifil.unmissions.org.

The website provides comprehensive information on UNIFIL's history, mandate and activities in south Lebanon. The website features the latest news and press releases from UNIFIL as well as the Mission's multimedia productions including web version of the UNIFIL magazine 'Al Janoub', photo gallery and a full selection of UNIFIL-produced videos.

The website also invites expressions of interest to become a UNIFIL vendor to participate in tenders and offers an overview of employment opportunities within UNIFIL and the wider United Nations system.

A range of United Nations documents related to UNIFIL can be accessed on the website. In addition, the site includes links to other United Nations partners and their activities in the region.

UNIFIL is developing an Arabic language version of the website that will soon be available in the public domain. The current website already contains press releases, magazine and videos in the Arabic language.



For further information, please contact the following at the UNIFIL Public Information Office:

Spokesperson Yasmina Bouziane

Tel.: +961 1 827 037 (office); +961 7092 6950 (cell)

Fax: +961 1 827 016



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