VISITORS TO NAIROBI, KENYA
The Gigiri Compound accommodates some 2,000 staff members from: UNON, UNEP, UNCHS, UNESCO, UNICEF, UNDP, UNDCP, WFP, UNOPS, ICAO, UNSO, UNFPA, UNAIDS, UNV, UNIFEM, IMO, UNCAS, UNIASC, UNIC, UNCRD, UNOIOS and UNPOS.
The grounds: The 140-acre UN Gigiri Compound, an oasis of green in the centre of Nairobi, is a peaceful place, which also offers the chance of observing some local wildlife such as: red duikers, squirrels, marsh mongoose, vervet monkeys and olive baboons. Easily-spotted bird species include:
Grey-crowned cranes, Egyptian geese, Crested eagles, Green pigeons and Hoopoes.
Panorama of Nairobi City
Areas of special interest:
The Seasonal Swamp: an ideal place to spot water birds and Grey-crested cranes.
The Gigiri Nature Trail: managed by a group of local volunteers, the Nature Trail showcases 600 indigenous tree species. A wildlife and Flora checklist can be obtained upon request.
The Memorial Garden: In commemoration of the victims of the Nairobi bombing of the United States Embassy, this garden of remembrance offers an area of peaceful contemplation
|09:00 - 10:00||EAMUN: Morning Assembly||Room 2|
|09:00 - 13:00||Advocacy Skills Training||Room 6|
|09:00 - 13:00||Advocacy Skills Training||Room 8|
|09:30 - 12:30||Meeting of the Subcommittee on Policy and Programme of Work||Room 9|
|10:00 - 11:30||UN Environment, Briefing on Mobility||Room 11|
|10:00 - 12:15||EAMUN: Advisor||Room 14|
|10:00 - 12:15||EAMUN: Ecology/Political||Room 2|
|10:00 - 12:15||EAMUN: Human Rights||Room 1|
|10:00 - 12:15||EAMUN: ICJ and GHC||Room 13|
|10:00 - 12:15||EAMUN: Press Corps||Room 5|
|10:00 - 12:15||EAMUN: Special Summit||Room 10|
|10:00 - 13:00||UNFCU Financial Fair||Room 3|
|12:00 - 13:00||UN Volunteer Requirements and Elections||Room 11|
|13:00 - 14:00||Fellowship||Room 4|
|13:00 - 15:00||UNFCU Financial Fair||Room 3|
|13:15 - 14:30||EAMUN: Advisor||Room 14|
|13:15 - 14:30||EAMUN: Ecology/Political||Room 2|
|13:15 - 14:30||EAMUN: Human Rights||Room 1|
|13:15 - 14:30||EAMUN: ICJ and GHC||Room 13|
|13:15 - 14:30||EAMUN: Press Corps||Room 5|
|13:15 - 14:30||EAMUN: Special Summit||Room 10|
|14:00 - 17:00||Advocacy Skills Training||Room 6|
|14:00 - 17:00||Advocacy Skills Training||Room 8|
|14:00 - 17:00||Meeting of the Subcommittee on Policy and Programme of Work||Room 9|