Please note that the Calendar is tentative and subject to change


21 January

Civil Society Youth-Led Briefing

#LeaveNoOneBehind – Towards a world with equal opportunities and rights for all

Organized in cooperation with the DGC Civil Society Youth Representatives Steering Committee


30 - 31 January

International Youth Conference (IYC)

New Normal – New Beginning

Organized in partnership with youth-focused civil society organizations


4 February

Civil Society Briefing

Childhood after Atrocity Crimes: Where Lies Hope for Peace, Dignity and Equality

Organized in observance of the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust in cooperation with The Holocaust and The United Nations Outreach Programme


19 February

Civil Society Briefing

One-one-one with Volkan Bozkir, President of the Seventy-Fifth Session of the United Nations General Assembly


24 February

Civil Society Briefing

Sustainable Fashion Innovation: Fast Fashion and Climate Change

Organized in collaboration with Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA), United Nations Association of New York (UNA-NY), and Fordham University


18 March

Civil Society Briefing

Women's empowerment and the link to sustainable development

Organized in observance of CWS 65 (15-26 March) in collaboration with a consortium of NGOs


25 March (To Be Confirmed)

Civil Society Briefing

International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade

Organized by the Education Outreach, The Transatlantic Slave Trade Programme


7 April

Civil Society Briefing

World Health Day

Organized in observance of World Health Day


13 April

Communications Workshop 2021

Organized in partnership with the Global NGO Executive Committee


3 May (To Be Confirmed)

Civil Society Briefing

World Press Freedom Day

Organized in partnership with UNESCO in observance of World Press Freedom Day


20 May

Civil Society Organizations and Youth Orientation Programme

Organized by the Department of Global Communications for newly associated Civil Organizations


3 June

Civil Society Youth-Led Briefing

Youth Food Dialogues: Making food systems accessible for all

Organized in partnership with a consortium to youth-led NGOs in support of the Food Systems Summit 2021


17 June

Civil Society Chat Series

Goal 13: Climate Action - Civil Society Focus for COP 26 


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