Fall 2017 Briefings Calendar

 DPI NGO Thursday Briefings and Events Calendar: Fall 2017*

6 October

One on One with the President of the UN General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Miroslav Lajčák


9 November

Orientation Programme for Representatives of NGOs Newly Associated with the Department of Public Information

6 October

Reach for the Stars: Encouraging Youth to Pursue Careers in STEM 
A Conversation with Youth Organized in collaboration with NGO Youth Representatives to DPI and UNOOSA


16 November

Fashion and Sustainability: Look Good, Feel Good, Do Good 
Organized in partnership with the NGO/DPI Executive Committee

19 October 

Addressing the Climate Change-Migration Nexus and Its Implications for Peace and Security in Africa
Organized in observance of Africa Week with the Office of the Special Adviser on Africa (OSAA)


1 December, Friday

The Right to Health
Organized in partnership with UNAIDS in observance of World AIDS Day

26 October

Strengthening the UN’s Core: An Issue for All of Us
Organized in observance of UN Day (24 October)


7 December

Stand Up for human Rights
Organized in observance of the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Human Rights Day (10 December)

2 November

Youth-led Briefing: An In-Depth Look at How Youth Can Affect Change Through Policy and Action
Organized in partnership with the DPI/ NGO Youth Representatives Steering Committee


14 December

The NGO Communications Workshop: Digital Strategies to Amplify UN issues
Organized in partnership with the NGO/DPI Executive Committee, Communications Sub-Committee

*Please note that the Calendar is subject to change