NGO Reporter

NGO Summer 2015 Events

By July 9, 2015No Comments

Friendship Ambassadors Foundation, associated with UN DPI and with Special Consultative Status at the UN and UNESCO, is providing several programs at UN Headquarters this summer.

26 JUNE

THE RHYTHMS OF ONE WORLD

The Rhythms of One World, the largest choral festival in New York, opened with a special 70th Anniversary Birthday concert in the UN General Assembly Hall on Friday, 26 June 2015. Along with hundreds of youth voices from across the globe, some very special guest performers also participated. More information is available at www.TROW2015.nyc.

1-7 AUGUST

THE YOUTH ASSSEMBLY AT THE UNITED NATIONS

Registration is now open for The Youth Assembly at the United Nations. Now in its fourteenth year, the YA@UN is the largest annual youth event on the UN calendar. The Youth Assembly will begin with a three-day meeting at Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1-3 August. The main conference will take place at UN Headquarters, 5-7 August. To register, please send an email to apply4ya@faf.org; for more information, please visit www.youthassemby.nyc.

22-26 AUGUST

THE 2015 NGO CONFERENCE AT THE UNITED NATIONS

Honoring the Past, Recognizing the Present, Imagining the Future

This year, UN DPI will not convene an annual conference. Friendship Ambassadors Foundation has joined with several Permanent Missions at the UN to present a special 70th Anniversary Celebratory Event and Conference this summer. All NGOs are invited to register. Special pre-conference NGO-led weekend events are planned throughout Manhattan, 22-23 August. The Conference will open on Monday, 24 August and will continue through Wednesday, 26 August.

To register, please contact:  info@2015ngoconferencee.org.  For additional information and opportunities to volunteer, please visit www.2015ngoconference.org.