Calendar of Advocacy Events 2022

January - December 2022

The Calendar is subject to change








18 April

ECOSOC Youth Forum 2022 Youth-led Side Event

Developing Young Active Global Citizens to Tackle the SDGs

Organized in collaboration with AFS on the margins of the ECOSOC Youth Forum 2022 (19 and 20 April) 



4 May

World Press Freedom Day Observance

Journalism Under Digital Siege

Organized in partnership with United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in observance of World Press Freedom Day (3 May)


19 May

Civil Society Briefing

Climate Change and Road Safety: Linkages and Challenges

Organized in collaboration with FIA Foundation in the lead up to the UN High-Level Meeting on Road Safety 










12 August

Civil Society Youth-led Briefing

International Youth Day

Organized in collaboration with the Youth Assembly in observance of International Youth Day (12 August).  




22 - 25 September

International Youth Conference 6th Edition #IYC6

International Youth Conference (#IYC6) 

Serve – Lead - Innovate: Youth for a Sustainable Future

Organized by Generation Next Network, Co-organized by Cambridge’s Mayor Sumbul Siddiqui’s Office in collaboration with the Civil Society Unit, Department of Global Communications, UN-Habitat and United Nations Association Columbia SIPA




20 October

Civil Society Briefing

HIV/AIDs: Meeting Unmet Needs in Treatment and Prevention




10 November

Civil Society Briefing

Building a Better Future through Music and the Arts




8 December

Civil Society Briefing

Planning for 2023: Reimagine, Inspire, Act