Bravo to the UN Cares team of Namibia

untitledNamibia received UN Cares 2014 Award for implementing wellness activities for UN employees and families.

The UN Cares Award is a way to recognize the work of UN Cares teams all over the world who work hard to implement the UN Cares 10 Minimum Standards by sharing knowledge with their colleagues, making male and female condoms available in the workplace, promoting staff to know their HIV status, reaching families with information and skill-building, and addressing stigma and discrimination.

1 December 2014 -The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon thanks all UN Cares teams worldwide for their commitment and congratulates the five winning teams in this short video message. www.uncares.org/UNAIDS2/content/un-cares-award-2014

2014 has been indeed a great year for the UN Namibia.  The UN Country Team has the following to say in recognize excellence in the work of UN Cares team:

“Well deserved congratulations for a job well done. I want to comment the UN cares team for the excellent work being done. Let’s keep up the momentum in the years ahead. You have the full support of UNCT in this – UNRC. I join the “Chief” to congratulate everyone for this well – deserved award – UNFPA. Very proud of you all! – WHO. This is indeed a well-deserved recognition! Congratulations and more grease to your elbows!! United we Stand!!! – FAONA. Bravo to UN CARES team and the cooperation of all staff members who made the activities of UNCARES successful. 2014 has been indeed a great year for the UN Namibia. On behalf of the Staff Associations we commit our continuation to support activities that will bring staff together (Zumba, UNGAMES etc.) Great work!UNDP.”