Tuesday
Aug272019

Signature sessions and call for organizing concurrent sessions at Nairobi Summit

The titles and short descriptions of the Signature sessions have been posted on the Nairobi Summit website

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Friday
Aug232019

SDG Summit & CSO Forum Update

During the UNGA high-level week all UN Grounds Passes for ECOSOC-accredited organizations will be suspended, as is the usual practice. All representatives from the Major Groups and other Stakeholders will require a Special Event Ticket (SET) and a government-issued photo ID to pass through the NYPD security barrier at 2nd Avenue, as well as to pass through the security gate to enter the United Nations building

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Monday
Aug192019

Programme outline for Nairobi Summit

Further information on the programme for the Nairobi Summit on ICPD25 should shortly be available on the Summit website. Meanwhile, we understand that it will broadly comprise the following: 

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Friday
Aug162019

Nairobi Summit on ICPD25 – Survey on Draft Commitments

A survey on the Draft Commitments on the Nairobi Summit on ICPD25 has been launched on the Summit website.

Civil society, young people over the age of 18, and other stakeholders are invited to choose commitments that would be their priorities and make suggestions for accelerating the unfinished business of ICPD and for the outcomes of the Nairobi Summit.

The responses will be considered by the International Steering Committee at their next meeting to take place in early September.

Friday
Aug162019

[SAMOA Pathway High Level MTR] Speaking Opportunity: Call for Nominations from Civil Society

The United Nations invites applications and nominations for a civil society representative to address one of the 2 dialogues during the UN High-Level Mid-term Review of SAMOA Pathway. The dialogues will focus on assessing progress, gaps and challenges encountered in addressing the priorities of small island developing states through the implementation of the SAMOA Pathway.  

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Saturday
Aug102019

[REGISTRATION NOW OPEN]: High-Level Review of SAMOA Pathway, 27 September 2019, New York

In accordance with General Assembly resolution 72/307, interested relevant major groups organizations that currently accredited by ECOSOC and that have been accredited to participate in the UN Conferences below must register to attend the event:

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Friday
Aug092019

IAEG-SDG Open Consultation on 2020 Comprehensive Review

On behalf of the Co-chairs of the Inter-agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goal Indicators (IAEG-SDGs), I am writing to announce that the Open Consultation for the 2020 Comprehensive Review is now live.

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Thursday
Aug082019

Stakeholder process: Plenary session 10th meeting of IAEG-SDGs, 22-24 October 2019, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

UN DESA Statistics Division is facilitating an application process to identify representatives from civil society organizations, academia and the private sector to attend the plenary session of the upcoming Tenth Meeting of the Inter-agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goal Indicators, which will take place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 22-24 October 2019.

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Thursday
Aug082019

UNGA & SDG Summit Update

Here is an update on the information that is currently available on the SDG Summit, as well as other summits, meetings and events taking place at UNHQ between 17 and 27 September 2019. The SDG Summit website will be regularly updated. The latest information on the SDG Summit can be found here.

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Friday
Aug022019

Apply by 5 August: UN Solutions Summit at United Nations Headquarters

WHO IS ORGANIZING THE EFFORT?

The UN Solutions Summit is led by the United Nations Local2030 Hub for Sustainability Solutions, UN Foundation, shift7, and the Global Innovation Exchange.

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