Category Archives: United Nations Philately

UNPA Issued Stamps on World Food Day

The Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) of the UN celebrates World Food Day each year on 16 October to commemorate the founding of the Organization in 1945. Events in over 150 countries are held annually to promote worldwide awareness and … Continue reading

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UNPA:International Day of Peace Stamp Issue

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UNPA:Personalized Stamp Sheet on  35 Years UNPA at the Traunsee

These Personalised Stamps were released on  24 August 2017. The sheet is composed of ten different € 0.68 denominated stamps. The stamps and the background image feature views of the Lake Traunsee, the City of Gmunden, the Castle “Schloss Ort” … Continue reading

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UNPA will Issue Stamps on International Day of Peace

The United Nations Postal Administration will release stamps on International Day of Peace on 21st  September 2017. In addition to inscriptions in English, the stamp includes the Chinese characters that translate to “peace” in the bottom center of the design.The … Continue reading

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UNPA Issued Stamps on: ‘Along the Silk Roads’

This set includes six stamps and three prestige booklets featuring a few of the sites found along these trade and communication routes that linked the “ancient societies of Asia, the Subcontinent, Central Asia, Western Asia and the Near East, and … Continue reading

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Romania – UNPA Joint Stamp Issue on Endangered species

The four species presented are included in the CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) area of protection. The Eastern Imperial Eagle (Aquila heliaca), illustrated on the stamp with the face value of Lei 2.20, is a large species of … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamp on 25 Years of UN Membership

Twenty five years have passed since the Republic of Croatia fulfilled its most important strategic goal that seemed so distant in the early 1990s; from gaining independence and international recognition to a membership in the United Nations that, as the … Continue reading

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UNPA:World Environment Day Stamp Issue

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Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps:United Nations

International Yoga Day The UN Postal Administration (UNPA) will release a set of stamps showing 10 yoga poses (asanas) on 21st June 2017 International Day of Yoga.The stamps are on a single sheet with a picture of the UN Secretariat … Continue reading

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UNPA-Romania Joint Stamp Issue on Endangered Species

The United Nations Postal Administration will issue 12 stamps in its Endangered Species series on 11th May 2017. The series began in 1993.The new set is a joint issue with Romania, which is expected to issue four stamps. According to … Continue reading

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