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Press Release on key UPU meetings during COVID-19

30.11.2020

To fulfil its mandate of helping to improve postal activities worldwide, the Universal Postal Union (UPU) will this week hold two essential meetings at its headquarters in Bern, Switzerland.

Press release on Data Protection and Privacy in the COVID-19 Response

19.11.2020

A Joint Statement on Data Protection and Privacy in the COVID-19 response was issued today after endorsement by the undersigned UN System Organizations.

Joint Statement on Data Protection and Privacy in the COVID-19 Response

Joint Statement on Data Protection and Privacy in the COVID-19 Response

19.11.2020
The United Nations, IOM, ITU, OCHA, OHCHR, UNDP, UNEP, UNESCO, UNHCR, UNICEF, UNOPS, UPU, UN Volunteers, UN Women, WFP and WHO support the adoption of the following joint statement, in line with the UN Personal Data Protection and Privacy Principles[1] adopted by the UN System Organizations to support its use of data and technology in the COVID-19 response in a way that respects the right to privacy and other human rights and promotes economic and social development.
LibanPost responds - The CEO's story

LibanPost responds - The CEO's story

18.11.2020The following is the final part of our series on how LibanPost kept working after the August 4th explosion in Beirut, Lebanon.
New financial services software invites Posts to join UPU in the cloud

New financial services software invites Posts to join UPU in the cloud

10.11.2020

UPU’s financial services software will convert to an entirely cloud-based solution and will no longer be available for Posts as an in-house operation.

LibanPost - Delivering during a disaster

LibanPost - Delivering during a disaster

04.11.2020

The following is part 3 of our series on how LibanPost kept working after the August 4th explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. 

UPU’s 27th Universal Postal Congress moved to August 2021

UPU’s 27th Universal Postal Congress moved to August 2021

29.10.2020

The Universal Postal Union (UPU) has agreed to postpone its 27th Universal Postal Congress until August 2021 when it will be held in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. 

LibanPost Responds: The Postal Worker’s Story

LibanPost Responds: The Postal Worker’s Story

28.10.2020

The following is part two of UPU’s series on how LibanPost dealt with the 4 August explosion in Beirut

UPU wishes UN a happy 75th anniversary

UPU wishes UN a happy 75th anniversary

23.10.2020

The UPU lauds hard work undertaken by member countries to help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals as the UN celebrates its 75th anniversary

Press release on the 75th birthday of the United Nations

22.10.2020For 75 years, the United Nations has striven to deliver peace and security, human rights, the rule of law and development to the world.
Statement of the Director General of the Universal Postal Union on the 75th birthday of the United Nations

Statement of the Director General of the Universal Postal Union on the 75th birthday of the United Nations

22.10.2020

For 75 years, the United Nations has striven to deliver peace and security, human rights, the rule of law and development to the world.

Change is here to stay – UPU DDG tells posts at BNEW

Change is here to stay – UPU DDG tells posts at BNEW

22.10.2020Speaking at the Barcelona New Economy Week (BNEW), the Deputy Director of the Universal Postal Union (UPU) Pascal Clivaz said the COVID-19 pandemic will bring about structural changes to the postal sector.