"Seventy years ago on 10 January 1946, 51 nations came together at Westminster Central Hall in London, England, and called to order the first meeting of the UN General Assembly." (UN News Centre)
To celebrate, here is a recap of all the women we've interviewed so far who are working or have previously worked for UN agencies.
Amanda Weyler, Public Information and Reporting Officer in the UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, Juba South Sudan
Nadira Irdiana, Child Protection Officer at UNICEF Indonesia
Alexandra Hiniker, Representative to the United Nations