Gyeongju, Republic of Korea
30 May - 1 June 2016
Education for Global Citizenship
Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals Together

UN Media posts

PRESS RELEASES

1 Jun 2016

New global education action agenda to mobilize civil society, adopted at UN DPI / NGO Conference

 

30 May 2016

At Conference Dinner, Secretary-General Hails Non-Governmental Organizations’ Contributions to United Nations, Urges Leadership Roles for Youth, Women

ESCAP highlights critical role of Asia-Pacific NGOs in advancing Sustainable Development Goals

Let Compassion Temper Your Passion, Secretary-General Urges Young People Attending DPI/NGO Conference Youth Caucus Event

UN NGO Conference opens with spotlight on global citizenship to achieve 2030 Agenda

Youth Must Assume Greater Responsibility in Creating Better World for All, Says Secretary-General in Remarks to DPI/NGO Conference

 

OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE [Pre-Conference] (multilingual)

 

UN NEWS CENTRE

Featured interviews to Conference participants

29 May 2016
DPI/NGO: UN and civil society set to meet on global citizenship as keystone for sustainable development

30 May 2016
DPI/NGO: ‘Youth have unlimited power’ Ban tells youth, rallying support for UN 2030 Agenda

DPI/NGO: ‘Let us work together to foster education for global citizenship,’ Ban tells UN conference

31 May 2016
DPI/NGO: Environmental challenges – a forceful argument for global citizenship

DPI/NGO: UN conference reflects on quality divide in education

1 June 2016
DPI/NGO: UN DPI/NGO Conference adopts global education action agenda to mobilize civil society

UN RADIO

30 May 2016

Chinese – Interview with Cheng Oi Yee

1 June 2016

Kiswahili – Interview with Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim

 

UNITED NATIONS SDG BLOG

30 May 2016

UN chief opens DPI/NGO Conference with call for cooperation on education

‘You have unlimited power’ Ban tells youth, rallying support for SDGs

1 June 2016

UN conference adopts global education action agenda to mobilize civil society