Shaping Multilateralism: from Eric Drummond to Dag Hammarskjöld

Library Events Room (B.135) Palais des Nations, B Building, 1st Floor

As part of the 2019 UN Library Talks series, the British Association of Former UN Civil Servants (BAFUNCS) and the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva, are hosting a new talk at the United

Palais des Nations

View of the gardens outside the Secretariat building

The Palais des Nations is a complex of buildings built between 1929 and 1938 within the Ariana Park in Geneva (Switzerland). It served as the seat of the League of Nations (LoN) until 1946, when it was taken over by the United Nations.

Currently serving as the European headquarters of the United Nations (United Nations Office at Geneva) it is the second largest seat in the organization after the UN headquarters in New York.