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Find the most up-to-date information on our activities, the Thursday Briefings as well as events of interest to the NGO community, including film screenings, concerts, campaign launches, book signings, workshops and seminars, taking place at the UN.

This information is also e-mailed weekly to representatives of DPI-associated NGOs which have submitted their Annual Review. Since we use our mailing list to send you this information, please make sure that we always have the most current contact information for you.



30 December 2016

The deadline for the 2016 Annual Review exercise has been extended to 13 January 2017. Please visit the link below for more information and instructions on this year’s exercise. ANNUAL REVIEW INSTRUCTIONS

23 February 2016

2016 DPI/NGO Orientation Programme The NGO Relations & Advocacy Section is hosting a two day Orientation Programme from 3 to 4 March 2016. This two day event aims to introduce newly DPI-associated NGOs, as well as recently appointed representatives of DPI-associated NGOs, to the work and services offered by DPI and the United Nations at… Read more about 2016 Orientation

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18 February 2016

The Refugee Crisis: Rethinking and Strengthening the Response The NGO Relations and Advocacy Section of the Department of Public Information held the briefing, “The Refugee Crisis: Rethinking and Strengthening Response” on 18 February 2016. The objective of the briefing was to raise awareness about the realities of the global refugee crisis, and share vital strategies… Read more about The Refugee Crisis