DPI/NGO CSW61 Briefings

Tuesday, 21 March 2017

DPI/NGO Briefing Young Women’s Leadership and Voices at the UN & Young Women’s Leadership and Voices at the UN: A Call to Action

Time: 3 to 4:45 p.m. and 4:45 to 6 p.m. (PLEASE NOTE THE TIME CHANGE)

Venue: Conference Room 11

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Thursday, 23 March 2017

DPI/NGO Briefing

Women as Roots of Change: Sustainable Food Production and Sovereignty

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

Venue: Conference Room 2

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Thursday, 23 March 2017

DPI/NGO

Briefing Youth Partnerships and the SDGs: Economic Empowerment of Women and Girls

Time: 4:45 to 6 p.m.

Venue: Conference Room 11

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Wednesday, 15 March 2017

NGOCSD-NY & Mission of Sri Lanka, CSW61:

“Women Entrepreneurs: Empowering Women’s Economic Leadership” (Co-hosted by the Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the United Nations).

Time: 3 to 5 p.m.

Venue: Mission of Sri Lanka,

820 Second Avenue, 2nd Floor

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Monday, 20 March 2017

Film screening of: SHOUT GLADI GLADI (co-hosted by the United Kingdom Mission to the

United Nations and the Freedom from Fistula Foundation).

Time: 1:30 to 2:45 p.m.

Venue: British Consulate-General-NY, 845 3rd Avenue

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Monday, March 20, 2017

47th Annual UN Peace Bell Ceremony on Earth Day Children’s Peace Bell Ceremony

Equinox (Worldwide celebration for peace, justice and the care of Earth Sponsored by the

Earth Society Foundation).

Time: 6:15 a.m.

Venue: Peace Bell, UNHQ

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Thursday, 16 March 2017

High-Level Side Event on “Trafficking of Women and Children Fleeing Conflicts” (Co-

organized by the Permanent Missions of Italy, Jordan, Nigeria and the Philippines to the

UN; UNODC & UN-Women).

Time: 8:15 to 9:45 a.m.

Venue: Conference Room 7

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Friday, 17 March 2017

Briefing on the margins of the CSW 61: “In Conversation with Dr. Hanan Ashrawi” (held by

the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People with Ms.Hanan Ashrawi, member of the Executive Committee of the PLO and the PLC).

Time: 11 a.m.

Venue: Trusteeship Council

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Monday, 20 March 2017

Interactive Discussion on “Multilingualism, a Core Value of the United Nations, a

Requirement for Efficiency” (on the occasion of the International Day of La Francophonie

and the French Language Day at the United Nations) (organized by the International

Organization of La Francophonie (IOF), in collaboration with the United Nations

Secretariat-wide Coordinator for Multilingualism).

Time: 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

Venue: ECOSOC Council Chamber

All are invited. For further information, please contact Ms. Dimitra Kritikou, IOF (e-mail

dimitra.kritikou@francophonie.org or reper.new-york@francophonie.org

tel. 1 (212) 867-6771); or click here.

 

Monday, 20 March 2017

Workshop on “Introductory Seminar on Human Rights and Sustainable Development

Goals” (organized by the United Nations Institute for Training and research (UNITAR) New

York Office).

Time: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 3 to 6 p.m.

Venue: Room S-0310

All are invited. For further information, please contact Mr. Pelayo Álvarez, UNITAR New York

Office (e-mail pelayo.alvarez@unitar.org or nyo@unitar.org tel. 1 (212) 963-9196).

Monday, 20 March 2017

 

Book Signing of “The Amazing Story of the Man Who Cycled from India to Europe for

Love” by Per J. Andersson with PK Mahanandia and Charlotte Von Schedvin.

Time: 1 to 2 p.m.

Venue: UN Bookshop

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All are invited. For further information, please email bookshop@un.org

 

Thursday, 23 March 2017

Panel Discussion on “Leaving No One Behind: Healthy Adolescents: Smart, Connected, Sustainable Practices” (Co-organized by the Permanent Missions of Italy and Canada,

CUAMM, UN-Women, WHO)

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

Venue: Delegates’ Dining Room, UNHQ, Conference Building, 4th Floor

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Thursday, 30 March 2017

Briefing on “2017 Global Infrastructure Forum” (co-organized by the Financing for

Development Office, Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), the European

Investment Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank).

Time: 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

Venue: Trusteeship Council Chamber

All are invited. For further information, please contact DESA (Mr. Arend Janssen (e-mail

janssena@un.org tel. 1 (212) 963-5620); or Ms. Jie Wei (e-mail weij@un.org

tel. 1 (212) 963-5105); or click here.

 

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