Events

Youth-led Community Call: COVID-19 and Climate Emergency

To commemorate the International Mother Earth Day, join youth from around the world in a conversation on climate action and OUR response to COVID-19

Date: 27 April 2020...

Youth Representatives Community Call 2 April 2020

​Organized by DGC Civil Society Unit with the DGC Youth Representative Steering Committee


Date: 2 April 2020

Time: 9:30 AM (EST)

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Tuesday Chat Series organized with the Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation

Date: 11 February 2020
Time: 2:30 - 4 p.m. (...

Date: 30 January 2020

Time: 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: Conference room 2, United Nations Headquarters, New York
Contact: ...

Date: 15 October 2019
Time: 2 - 3:30 p.m.
Location: Civil Society Resource Centre (801 UN Plaza, 2nd floor, New York, NY)

Join us for a unique opportunity to meet Maruxa Cardama, Chair of the 68th UN Civil Society Conference and share your comments, questions and expectations ahead of the conference.

Join us for the 68th United Nations Civil Society Conference Townhall to learn the latest developments in the Conference planning process. 

The United Nations Department of Global Communications (DGC) in collaboration with International Labour Organization (ILO), World Council of Peoples for the United Nations and University of Bath ...

Invitation to "Focus on Faith: Planting and Nurturing the Seed of Climate Responsibility" Civil Society Briefing

Families and Climate Action: Focus on SDG 13 

Civil Society Briefing organized in partnership with the Division for Inclusive Social Development, Department of Economic and Social Affairs...

Join the Civil Society Chat Series "Empowering Women to Strengthen Communities"

The United Nations Department of Global Communications (DGC) in partnership with the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) invite you to an event in celebration...

Date: Thursday, 28 March 2019
Time: 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: ECOSOC Chamber, United Nations Headquarters, New York

Date: Tuesday, 19 March 2019
Time: 2:30 - 4 p.m.
Location: Civil Society Resource Centre (801 UN Plaza, 2nd floor, New York, NY)

New Date: Tuesday, 5 March 2019
Time: 2:30 - 4 p.m.
Location: Civil Society Resource Centre, 801 UN...

Join us to discuss the planning of the 68th United Nations Civil Society Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

DATE: 28 February 2019
TIME: 11 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
LOCATION:...

Civil Society Thursday Briefing A Matter of Humanity: The Rescue of Jews in Albania during the Holocaust 

The Briefing is organized in...

Join us for the first Civil Society Briefing in 2019 "Giving Back to Create Inclusive and Sustainable Communities"

Date: 24 January 2019
Time: 11 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Location:...

Join us to discuss the upcoming 2019 UN NGO Conference. 

Agenda items include Conference theme, chair, planning process, and a call for planning committees and volunteers

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Meet H.E. Ms. Maria Fernanda Espinosa Garcés, President of the 73rd Session of the General Assembly

Date: ...

Special event "International Education Day at the UN" organized in partnership with DPI

First Chat Series in Fall 2018 is youth-led session "Youth 2030: making the UN Youth Stratefy a reality!" 

This session is organized...

Join us for the first Briefing of the Fall 2018 Season! 

Who Rules the World? #GirlsRule

Date: 25 October 2018

Time: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Location...

General Debate of the 73rd session:

25 September - 1st October 2018

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Africa: Open for Business Summit

Date: Wednesday, 26 September 2018
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Location...

Join us for a Townhall to discuss the planning of the upcomig 68th UN DPI/NGO Confenrence in Salt Lake City, Utah.

On the occasion of the 67th UN DPI/NGO Conference, the ...

Date: Thursday, 9 August 2018
Time: 10 - 11:30 a.m.
Location: Conference Room 8, United Nations Headquarters

The UN Library is organizing special training sessions for participants of the...

The Department of Public Information (DPI) welcomed Ms. Winnie Byanyima and members of Oxfam International to discuss her role as Chair of the 67th UN DPI/NGO Conference. Ms. Byanyima ...

Statement from Winnie Byanyima, Chair of the 67th United Nations Department of Public Information (DPI)/Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO) Conference

I am honored to...

Countdown to 100 Days to the International Day of Peace

Date: Tuesday, 12 June 2018 
Time: 2:30 - 4 p.m.
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Hear the latest from the Conference Planning Committee and Sub-committees Co-chairs

Date: Friday, 22 June 2018
Time: 11 a.m. - 12:30...

Organized in partnership with the FIA Foundation

Date: 24 May 2018
Time: 3:30 - 5 p.m.
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Date: 22 May 2018
Time: 2:30 - 4 p.m.
Location: DPI NGO Resource Centre (801 UN Plaza, 2md Floor), New York
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Date: 11 May 2018
Time: 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: DPI NGO Resource Centre, 801 UN PLAZA, 2nd Floor, New York, NY - 10017

 Light refreshments will be...

The 67th UN DPI/NGO Conference will take place 22 - 23 August 2018 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

 The United Nations Department of Public Information (DPI), the United Nations Educational Scientific...

Date: Thursday, 19 April 2018
Time: 11 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Location: Conference Room 2, United Nations Headquarters, New York

Orientation and Workshop

Date: Thursday, 12 April 2018
Time: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Conference Room 1, United Nations Headquarters, New York

Date: Tuesday, 17 April 2018
Time: 2:30 - 4 p.m. 
Location: DPI NGO Resource Centre, 801 UN Plaza, 2nd Floor, New York, NY...

Organized in observance of the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade (25 March)

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Date: Thursday, 5 April 2018
Time: 3 - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Conference Room 4, United Nations Headquarters, New York

Date: Tuesday, 20 March 2018
Time: 2:30 - 4 p.m.
Location: DPI NGO Resource Centre (801 UN Plaza, 2nd Floor), New York, NY
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Co-organized with Gandhi Global Family

Date: Tuesday, 27 February 2018

Time: 2:30 - 4 p.m....

Date: Thursday, 15 February

Time: 3 - 4:30 p.m.

Location: Conference Room 3, United Nations Headquarters, New York

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The annual Youth Forum of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), is a platform where young people can contribute to policy discussions at the United Nations through...

Organized in observance of the International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the...

2018 ECOSOC Youth Forum Side Event - 29 January 2018

Community, Communication and Cooperation: Tackling the...

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

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

Date: Thursday, 14 December 2017
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Organized in observance of Human Rights Day and the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR)

Date: Thursday, 7...

Tuesday Chat Series on the Road 

Date: Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Time: 2:30 - 4 p.m.
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Organized in partnership with UNAIDS in observance of World AIDS Day

#myrighttohealth

Date: Friday, 1 December 2017
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m...

Using Fashion as a Vehicle for Change

DPI NGO Briefing followed by a Sustainable Fashion Showcase

Date: 16...

The NGO Relations Unit in DPI will host its 2017 Fall Orientation Programme on Thursday, 9 November.

Date: Thursday, 2 November 2017
Time: 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: ECOSOC Chamber, UNHQ, NY

Organized in observance of UN Day (24 October) 

Date: 26 October
Time: 11 a.m. -...

DPI/NGO Chat Series Organized by NGO Youth Representatives to DPI

Bullying: Complicit Silence in the Face of Indignity...

Special event coorganized with the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs; moderated and sponsed by the NGO Youth...

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

Date: Friday, 6 October
Time: 11 a.m.

Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world on 21 September.

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