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Thursday Briefing "The Holocaust Remembrance: Diversity and Lessons to Be Learned for Human Understanding" - 25 January 2018

Organized in observance of the International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust#HolocaustremembranceDate: Thursday, 25 January 2018Time: 11 a.m.

DPI NGO Youth Representatives Events on 29 and 30 January 2018 - UPDATED

2018 ECOSOC Youth Forum Side Event - 29 January 2018"Reflection and Action Through Advocacy and Communication”The role of youth in building sustainable and resilient urban and rural communities

Considering the scaling incidences of violent extremism, incessant and growing poverty, and unprecedented challenges posed by natural disasters, it is abundantly clear that

No Excuse for Sexual Exploitation and Abuse

Thursday Briefing One-on-One with the Assistant Secretary-General, Victims' Rights Advocate for the United Nations

First Thursday Briefing of the Season: One-on-One with the Assistant Secretary-General, Victims' Rights Advocate for the United Nations

Join us for a dialogue with Assistant Secretary-General Jane Connors on her role as the first UN Victims’ Rights Advocate on sexual exploitation and abuse.

14 December 2017 - The NGO Communications Workshop: Digital Strategies to Amplify UN Issues

Organized in partnership with the NGO/DPI Executive Committee, Communications Sub-Committee

Date: Thursday, 14 December 2017
Time: updated

Morning Discussion: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Afternoon Workshop: 3 - 5 p.m.

Location: Conference Room 12, UNHQ, New York 

7 December 2017 - Thursday Briefing "Stand Up for Human Rights"

Organized in observance of Human Rights Day and the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR)

Date: Thursday, 7 December 2017 
Time: 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: Conference Room 2, United Nations Headquarters, New York

DPI NGO Chat Series: Food as a Vehicle for Understanding - Cacao Edition

Tuesday Chat Series on the Road 

Date: Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Time: 2:30 - 4 p.m.
Location: Whole Foods Market, 2nd Floor, 226 East, 57th Street, New York, NY 10022

1 December 2017 - DPI NGO Briefing: The Right to Health

Organized in partnership with UNAIDS in observance of World AIDS Day


Date: Friday, 1 December 2017
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. 
Location: Conference Room 2, UNHQ, New York

16 November 2017 - Thursday Briefing "Fashion and Sustainability: Look Good, Feel Good, Do Good"

Using Fashion as a Vehicle for ChangeDPI NGO Briefing followed by a Sustainable Fashion Showcase

Date: 16 November 2017
Time: 11 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Location: Conference Room 4, UNHQ, NY

DPI NGO Orientation Programme - 9 November 2017: We're going to help you navigate the UN

The NGO Relations Unit in DPI will host its 2017 Fall Orientation Programme on Thursday, 9 November. This Orientation Programme serves as an introduction to newly DPI-associated NGOs, as well as newly appointed NGO representatives to the United Nations through DPI, to the work, structure and operational mechanisms of the United Nations.

Time: 9 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Location: Conference Room 11, UNHQ, NY

26 October 2017 - Strengthening the UN’s Core: An Issue for All of Us

Organized in observance of UN Day (24 October) 

Date: 26 October
Time: 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: Conference Room 2, UNHQ, New York

[Watch full event] Bullying: Complicit Silence in the Face of Indignity. Youth-Led Chat Series

DPI/NGO Chat Series Organized by NGO Youth Representatives to DPIBullying: Complicit Silence in the Face of Indignity

Date: Tuesday, 10 October 2017
Time: 2:30—4 p.m.
Location: DPI/NGO Resource Center (Room U-205, 801 UN Plaza, NY) 

6 October 2017 - Reach for the Stars: Encouraging Youth to Pursue Careers in STEM. A Conversation with Youth

Special event coorganized with the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs; moderated and sponsed by the NGO Youth Representatives to DPI with support from UN NGO Relations  

Date: 6 October, 2017
Time: 1:30 - 2:45 p.m.
Location: Conference Room 8, UNHQ, New York 

2017 Fall Briefing Season Kick Off: One On One with PGA

Friday, October 6  ♦ 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.  ♦ ECOSOC Chamber, UNHQ, New York

Join us for a dialogue with H.E. Mr. Miroslav Lajčák on his agenda for the seventy-second session of the UN General Assembly and civil society engagement.

The International Day of Peace 2017

Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world on 21 September. The General Assembly has declared this as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples.

The theme for 2017 is “Together for Peace: Respect, Safety and Dignity for All.”

16 June 2017 - Season Wrap-Up

Join us as we present the highlights of the past season of DPI/NGO events, the annual review stats and the upcoming Intergenerational Dialogues happening this summer at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. The NGO/DPI executive committee elections will follow.

2014 Nobel Laureate

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