Briefings

The President of the General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande will brief on his priorities for the 74th session of the General Assembly and civil...

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...

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

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: ...

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...

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

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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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

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: Thursday, 15 February

Time: 3 - 4:30 p.m.

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

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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...

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...

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. -...

Organized in observance of Africa Week with the Office of the Special Adviser on Africa (OSAA)

Date: 19...

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.

The Global Ageing Population: 
Impact and Implementation of Agenda 2030

DPI/NGO Briefing 

Families, Education and Well-Being 

Thursday...

Organized in partnership with Global Education Motivators

20 April 2017
11 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Conference Room 4, United Nations Headquarters, New York

Focus on Faith Briefing 

“Finding a New Home: The Role of Faith-Based Organizations in Refugee Assistance and Refugee Resettlement Work”

13 April 2017

Conference Room 4

11...

DPI/NGO Briefing Young Women’s Leadership and Voices at the UN

Tuesday,...

DPI/NGO Briefing Education for Global Citizenship: An Emerging Approach to Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals

16 February 2017

3 to 4:45 p.m.

ECOSOC Chamber

 

We invite you to join us for our 2017 Winter/ Spring Briefings Season 

Continue to check our website for updates on Conference rooms and times. 

The Art of Persuasion: How to Influence and Mobilize for Your Cause in Support of the Sustainable Development Goals

8 December 2016
10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in CR 4
1:15 to 4 p.m. in...

Ending the AIDS Epidemic by 2030:

How can civil society revitalize the response?

Thursday, 1 December 2016

1:15 pm- 2:30 pm

Trusteeship Council Chamber

United...

NGO Partners and Resources
A Grassroots Approach to Education for All

10 November 2016
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Youth-Led Briefing: 1+4=16 Targeting Poverty and Education for Peace

3 November 2016
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
ECOSOC Chamber

One-on-One Conversation with Cristina Gallach, Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information

27 October 2016
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Conference Room 2

#UNGA – What’s happening at the United Nations

Thursday, 13 October 2016

11:00 to 12:30

Conference Room 11

United Nations Headquarters, New York

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Peace Day Youth Summit

Friday, 16 September 2016
3 to 5:30 p.m.
Conference Room 4, UNHQ New York

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Please find below the link to the Briefings & Events Calendar for the 2016 Fall Season.

Please find below the link to the Briefings & Events Calendar for the 2016 Fall Season.

66th UN DPI/ NGO Conference Outcome Briefing

Thursday, 23 June 2016
11:45 am- 1:30 pm
Trusteeship Chamber, UNHQ New York

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Pre-Conference Session
Promoting and Implementing the Conference Outcome Document

19 May 2016
11 A.M. – 12:30 P.M.
Trusteeship Council, UN Headquarters in New York

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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