World Press Freedom Day 2021

New York Virtual Observance

3 May 2021


Building a Fairer, Healthier World

A Future with Health Equity for All

14 April 2021

9:30 - 11 a.m. EDT

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Register for Civil Society co-organized events 

6 and 7 April 2021


Youth Representatives Community Call 2 April 2020

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

2 April 2020

9:30 AM (EST)

Date: 11 February 2020
Time: 2:30 - 4 p.m. (EST)
Location: Civil Society Resource Centre (801 UN Plaza, 2nd floor)

Date: Monday, 18 November 2019
Time: 3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

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

Date: Monday, 15th July 2019
Time: 3 – 4:30 p.m.

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

Date: Thursday, 13 December 2018

Time: 11 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

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

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

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.

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...

I am honored to serve as Chair of the 67th United Nations Department of Public Information (DPI)/Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) Conference titled “We the Peoples… Together Finding Global...

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

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

Dates: 22 - 23 August 2018

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...

29 January 2018
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

30 January 2018
1:15 - 2:30 p.m.

Date: Thursday, 14 December 2017

Morning Discussion: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Afternoon Workshop: 3 - 5 p.m.

Date: Thursday, 7 December 2017 
Time: 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Tuesday Chat Series on the Road 

Date: Tuesday, 12 December 2017
Time: 2:30 - 4 p.m.

Organized in partnership with UNAIDS in observance of World AIDS Day


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.

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...

Date: Friday, 6 October
Time: 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: ECOSOC Chamber, UNHQ, New York

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