ELYX 70 DAYS Team

Elyx arrives today in Egypt, the most populous country in North Africa and the Arab world with a population of 89 million. Elyx is warmly welcomed by UNIC colleagues, who give the UN digital ambassador a grand tour among the country’s historical beauties. Elyx is dazzled by the Giza Pyramids in Cairo! (Photo credit: UNIC

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After 70 days of travelling, one should be exhausted, but Elyx arrives in China’s largest city, Shanghai, with unprecedented energy and enthusiasm. The UN digital ambassador knows that the visit cannot be too long, since later today, Elyx’ trip around the world will end in New York at the United Nations Head Quarters with the

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Six months after the devastating earthquakes that hit Nepal in April 2015, Elyx is invited to visit the country in order to raise awareness about the constant efforts and actions still needed in the territory, especially as winter approaches. Nepal is the crossroad of vibrant cultures, spectacular temples, breathtaking nature and landscapes, but also a

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Today Elyx is happy but very cold! Indeed our digital ambassador is in Mongolia,  in Ulaanbaatar city which is the coldest capital on earth.  But Elyx knows that Mongolian people are warm and welcoming, and he can’t wait to meet them! On arrival Elyx learns that in 1961, during the 16th Session of the General

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Elyx’s next stop is in the United States. One of the United Nations founding members, the US are a permanent member of the UN Security Council as well as the top contributor to the UN peacekeeping operations budget. UNIC friends welcome Elyx with open arms in the capital, Washington D.C., where they give it a

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Elyx takes some time out of its busy schedule this final week to return to Belgium and pay a special visit to the staff of UNRIC who have assisted Elyx during the journey around the world. As Elyx learned during the previous visit, UNRIC aims to spread the UN message in Western Europe. UNRIC is

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