Int’l. Day of Solidarity With Detained
International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff Members seeks to remember Alec Collett, a UN journalist who was abducted by armed men in 1985. Collett’s body was discovered in 2009 at Lebanon. This day aims to mobilize action, demand justice, and strengthen the UN’s resolve to protect their staff and peacekeepers. It was established in 1994 by the UN General Assembly.We honour & stand in solidarity with our colleagues who are detained or missing.