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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.


Moderator
Jeff Brez, Chief of NGO Relations, Advocacy and Outreach, Department of Public Information
Speakers
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

*cross-cutting*

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) 
brez@un.org

Dr. Mary Norton, Felician University nortonm@felician.edu

Maxton Scotland, Rotaract, African Union
maxtonscotland@gmail.com

Bruce Knotts, Unitarian Universalists bknotts@uua.org

Xiaomeng Luo (Sherwin), The Resolution Project shermin@gymiteam.com

Sandra Timmermann International Federation on Ageing, sandratimmermnn1@gmail.com

Steve Chiu, Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation
steve_chiu@tzuch.us

Fannie Munlin- National Council Of Negro Women fnnmnln@aol.com

Anne Riccitelli- Syrian Orthodox Church of America aric@nyc.rr.com

Subhajit Saha, Dayemi Foundation, subhajitsaha95@gmail.com

Reeva Gupta, Oxford Centre for Hindu, reeya.dance@gmail.com

Brian Muzas-Seton Hall University, brian.muzas@shu.edu

Chuck Hitchcock, Peace Action Hitchcock.charles@gmail.com

Zineb Touzani, Rotary International zineb.touzani@hotmail.com

Margo Lazaro Global Family, margolazaro@gmail.com

Dena Mekawi- Women's National Book Association 
denamekawi@gmail.com

Ex-Officio Members     
Scott Carlin, Long Island University,
Scott.Carlin@liu.u.edu