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2020 Winter/Spring Season Calendar of Events

2020 Winter Spring Calendar

 2020 Winter/Spring Season Calendar of Briefings, Chat Series and Events


Thursday, 30 January

Civil Society Briefing

Hate speech, Holocaust denial and distortion: why challenging it matters
Organized in observance of the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust (27 January)


Wednesday, 8 April

Civil Society Briefing

2020  Year of the Nurse and Midwife
Launch of the WHO World Nursing Report​

Tuesday, 11 February

Civil Society Chat Series*

Responding to Disasters: Rebuilding for a Brighter Future​


Friday, 17 April

Civil Society Briefing

UN at 75
Connecting and inspiring: A fresh global dialogue for action

Thursday, 27 February - POSTPONED

Civil Society Briefing

UN with Civil Society in Action: Stories Reshaping Our Future​


Monday, 4 May

Civil Society Briefing

World Press Freedom Day
Organized with UNESCO in observance of the World Press Freedom Day (3 May)

Wednesday, 4 March

Civil Society Youth Briefing

"The Decade of Youth Action" 

Organized in partnership with the Friendship Ambassadors Foundation (FAF)


Thursday, 14 May

Civil Society Briefing

Celebration of the International Day of Families
Organized in Partnership with DESA

Thursday, 12 March 

Civil Society Briefing

Civil Society Progress Towards Achieving A People's Perspective on Beijing+25, CEDAW & UN75 for the Future We need
Organized as a side event to the 64th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women


Thursday, 4 June

Communications Workshop

Organized in partnership with the Global NGO Executive Committee

Tuesday, 24 March

Civil Society Orientation

Orientation Programme for Newly Associated Civil Society Organizations​


Thursday, 18 June

Youth-led Briefing

Youth and UN 75

Thursday, 2 April

Civil Society Briefing

World Autism Day
Organized in observance of the World Autism Awareness Day (2 April)


Tuesday, 23 June

Civil Society Chat Series*

Making Sustainable Development Work for All Ages


Non-Governmental Liaison Service (NGLS) recently joined the Civil Society Unit, DGC.
for the complete list of Stakeholder Opportunities supported by NGLS, 
Click Here

*Civil Society Chat Series are located in the Civil Society Resource Center at 801 UN Plaza, New York

**Please note that the Calendar is tentative and subject to change