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From concerts to interactive dialogues, book presentations and film screenings, we offer you opportunities to participate in the many special events and activities promoting the work of the United Nations. Explore this page regularly to keep yourself up-to- date on what’s going on with the NGO community at the UN. Stay in touch as we update this calendar of events on a daily basis.

10 March 2015

DPI/NGO Special Briefing with 2014 Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi Ending Child Slavery by 2030 Working Together to Give 168 Million Children the Future They Deserve On Tuesday 17 March, 2015, DPI/NGO Relations welcomed 2014 Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi to a special briefing at the United Nations Headquarters. Mr. Maher Nasser, Director of the Outreach Division… Read more about 2014 Nobel Laureate

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10 March 2015

Women Taking the Lead: Designing and Monitoring Sustainable and Gender-Responsible Infrastructures This panel discussion highlighted the efforts of women groups toward inclusive and global rural and urban development. Speakers touched on; (1) The role of women as critical designers, implementers and monitors of sustainable urban development; (2) the importance of bringing constituencies of grassroots women… Read more about Women taking the lead

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25 August 2014

The NGO/DPI Executive Committee invites all to their Friday morning session to meet and speak with the officers and directors. In addition, Friday’s session will provide an introduction to the work and outreach of USAID around the world with suggestions for NGOs given by C. Eduardo Vargas, Deputy Director, Center for Faith-Based & Community Initiatives, USAID