Category Archives: Events


13 January 2016

2016 Spring Briefings Calendar

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

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

29 Aug 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

28 Aug 2014

The NGO/DPI Executive Committee invites all to their Thursday morning session to meet and speak with the officers and directors. In addition, Thursday’s session will include a review of the Conference Declaration given by Richard Jordan, Chair of the Experts Subcommittee, Conference Planning Committee.

26 Aug 2014

Our amazing speakers will help guiding us through a step-by-step process in order to develop a post -2015 advocacy strategy that will provide guidance to ensure inclusion of youth priorities in the civil society’s Action Agenda. Where: Conference Building Room 1, United Nations When: 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. FLYER – Follow this link to… Read more about Developing a Post-2015 Youth Advocacy Strategy

28 March 2014

DPI NGO Briefing “Education for Global Citizenship” General Assembly UN Declaration and Programme of Action of a Culture of Peace, from September 1999, set the guidelines on how people, governments and the UN could work together towards the common goals of creating a better future civilization.  The Programme of Action has included fostering the culture of… Read more about 3 April Briefing

25 March 2014

DPI NGO Briefing “Victory Over Slavery?” On 17 December 2007, the General Assembly, in its resolution 62/122, designated 25 March the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade.  In that resolution, the General Assembly requested the Secretary-General to collaborate with, and build on, the work of the United… Read more about 27 March Briefing

6 March 2014

“Putting it Together: Bioenergy, Clean Cookstoves and Sustainable Development“ WEBCAST This briefing, in partnership with the Public-Private Alliance Foundation, examined the connections amongst bioenergy, clean cookstoves and sustainable development and was convened as a side event to the 58th session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women.  The speakers reviewed issues and… Read more about 2014 CSW Events

5 February 2014

All newly appointed DPI/NGO Reps are invited to attend an Orientation on 19 and 20 February, 2014. When :9:00 am -5:00 pm (both days) Where: United Nations Headquarters Flyer RSVP Agenda

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