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Season Wrap-Up

Season Wrap-Up

Thursday, 22 June 2017 11:00 am – 12:45 pm
ECOSOC Chamber, United Nations Headquarters, NY

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.

Jeff Brez, Chief of NGO Relations, Advocacy and Outreach, Department of Public Information
Kim Quarles, Vice-Chair of NGO/DPI Executive Committee and World Jurist Association, NGO Representative to the United Nations Department of Public Information
Mary Norton, Felician University, NGO Representative to the United Nations Department of Public Information
Maxton Scotland (via videoconference), Rotaract, Youth Representative
Jadayah Spencer, Executive Director of the International Youth Leadership Institute and Co-Chair of the DPI/NGO Youth Steering Committee
Lawri Lala Moore, Senior Editor, Basic Facts about the United Nations


Intergenerational Dialogues on the Sustainable Development Goals 

List of Co-Chairs as of 21 June 

Planning_CommitteeProgrammee_subcommitteeIntergenerational SubcommitteeOutreach_&_Publicity    SubcommitteeReporting_SubcommitteeLogistics_subcommittee

Provide coordination  and leadership to sub- committees;
lead on opening and closing plenaries

Plan breakout sessions; Identify and provide rapporteurs for break-out sessions


Ensure interaction across generations, in support of Programme Subcommittee

Promote registration and visibility among diverse NGO reps worldwide via appropriate channels.

Determine modality of reporting back to participants by civil society co-chairs; and guarantee on-time delivery

To assist participants as needed; signage at venue; special needs and accessibility;  liaison with technical support with UN; manage volunteers

Co-Chairs (3)Co-Chairs (2)Co-Chairs (2)Co-Chairs (4)Co-Chairs (2)Co-Chairs (2)

Jeff Brez (DPI)

Dr. Mary Norton, Felician University

Maxton Scotland, Rotaract, African Union

Bruce Knotts, Unitarian Universalists

Xiaomeng Luo (Sherwin), The Resolution Project

Sandra Timmermann International Federation on Ageing,

Steve Chiu, Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation

Fannie Munlin- National Council Of Negro Women

Anne Riccitelli- Syrian Orthodox Church of America

Subhajit Saha, Dayemi Foundation,

Reeva Gupta, Oxford Centre for Hindu,

Brian Muzas-Seton Hall University,

Chuck Hitchcock, Peace Action

Zineb Touzani, Rotary International

Margo Lazaro Global Family,

Dena Mekawi- Women's National Book Association

Ex-Officio Members     
Scott Carlin, Long Island University,